The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 41 32 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 1 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.36% 0.83% 4.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.18% 4.55% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £488 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-29.72% +12.12%
Skype for Business
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
85 44 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.69% 18.26% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 34
Median daily rate £463 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £293 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £9.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Skype for Business
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Skype for Business Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Skype for Business
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Skype for Business across the Bracknell region.

Skype for Business Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Electronics
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Support
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Aruba
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Sage
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware