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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 28 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 2 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.03% - 4.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% - 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £200 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 - £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.42%
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
30 32 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 15.46% 11.85% 21.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 24
Median daily rate £283 £413 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.51% +17.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £278 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £493 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Skype for Business across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Skype for Business Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

Skype for Business
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) iPad
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Lync Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support
1 1 (50.00%) Server Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPad
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7