The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 43 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.28% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £270 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-31.08% +12.12%
Skype for Business
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Application Platforms Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 24 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 10.20% 12.44% 31.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 42
Median daily rate £400 £375 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +32.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £295 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.44 - £28.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Skype for Business
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Skype for Business Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Skype for Business
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
1 1 (50.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITSM
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy