The table below looks at the statistics for Live Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Live Communications Server 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 Office Live Communications Server
Rank - 115 123
Contract jobs citing Live Communications Server 0 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.87% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £173 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £296 £269
% change year-on-year
- +10.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Live Communications Server
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
277 345 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.30% 13.67% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 186 227
Median daily rate £425 £389 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% -5.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £222 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Median hourly rate £20.81 £26.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.46% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.65 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £148.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.70%

Live Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Live Communications Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Live Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Live Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Live Communications Server across the Berkshire region.

Live Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Live Communications Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Live Communications Server across the Berkshire region.

Live Communications Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire