The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 81 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing Lync 4 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 1.85% 1.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.66% 9.21% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Average daily rate
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£363 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £237 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £19.60
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -15.79%
Lync
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
241 239 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.48% 20.10% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 97 103
Average daily rate £350 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.70% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £190 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.35 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.38% -0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £40.00 £48.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lync
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lync across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Lync Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Lync
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -17 2 £450 -5.26% 2
Beaconsfield +4 1 - -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
6 1 (9.09%) Adobe
6 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Lotus
6 1 (9.09%) Back Office
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Replication
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (9.09%) GSAE

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (63.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) GSAE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Lotus
2 1 (9.09%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
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