The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 61 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Lync 18 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.79% - 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.78% - 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 4
Average daily rate
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£545 - £250
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 - £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 - £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £71.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-36.00% +53.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
205 107 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 20.38% 17.40% 18.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 60 79
Average daily rate £400 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £215 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £400 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -47.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £19.85 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Lync
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lync across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Lync Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Lync
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Lync Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Lync
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lync across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Lync Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) SharePoint
4 14 (53.85%) Clustering
5 13 (50.00%) SQL
5 13 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
6 12 (46.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (46.15%) CRM
6 12 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (46.15%) Dynamics AX
6 12 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (42.31%) Application Packaging
7 11 (42.31%) .NET
8 7 (26.92%) Windows
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
9 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
10 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
10 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (15.38%) WAN
11 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
11 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
11 3 (11.54%) Reference Data
11 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (11.54%) VMware

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 15 (57.69%) SharePoint
2 13 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 12 (46.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (46.15%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (46.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) VLAN
2 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Architect
2 11 (42.31%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.85%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Server Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Project Officer
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (42.31%) .NET
1 11 (42.31%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Clustering
2 4 (15.38%) Data Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) CRM
1 12 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
2 3 (11.54%) Data Architecture
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) Information Security
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.85%) SOA
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.85%) BPR
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.85%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 12 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Polycom
3 1 (3.85%) Aastra
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) Dell
3 1 (3.85%) Juniper
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee
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