The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Basingstoke region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lync 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.54% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£335 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £26.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +0.96%
Application Platforms Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
46 73 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.73% 30.42% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 50 16
Average daily rate £425 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £234 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Lync
Hampshire

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lync across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lync across the Basingstoke region.

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Lync
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Lync also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lync.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Softswitch
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Sonus
2 1 (33.33%) ISDN
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) SMTP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Lync also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lync. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ISDN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) SMTP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Softswitch
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Server Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Server Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Sonus
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
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