The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lync 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.44% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £340 £364
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -
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East Sussex

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

Application Platforms Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 24 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 14.16% 15.19% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 12
Average daily rate £315 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £425 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 £15.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+18.73% -12.82%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lync across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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Top 14 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Lync also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lync.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Mitel
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) SAP

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Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Lync also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Lync. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Mitel