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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
South East / Berkshire
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing Live Communications Server 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - - 0.18%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £420 £400
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
313 431 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.62% 16.89% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 264 217
Median daily rate £450 £375 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £253 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.52% +5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 10
Median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -12.19%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -

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