The table below looks at the statistics for Office 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 Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 116 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Office Communications Server 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.040% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.32% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £501 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.02% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £275 £450
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -38.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
Office 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
380 431 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.29% 17.31% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 267 210
Median daily rate £416 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 18
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £40.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Office Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Office Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Office Communications Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 4 - -
Reading - 1 £501 -
Office Communications Server
South East

Office Communications Server
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Office Communications Server 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
1 5 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
2 4 (80.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SLA
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) IaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Yammer
4 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (20.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (80.00%) Presales
3 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft