The table below looks at the statistics for Live Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Live Communications Server over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Live Communications Server 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Live Communications Server
London

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

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
654 918 970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.62% 16.79% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 695 657
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 30
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £18.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -13.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

Live Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Live Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Live Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Live Communications Server across the City of London region.

Live Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London