The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 27 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office Communications Server 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.78% - 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% - 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£238 - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £163 £350
% change year-on-year
+169.23% -53.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 - -
Office Communications Server
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
32 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.22% 12.40% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 5
Average daily rate £400 £110 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+263.63% -65.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £78 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £200 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £10.46 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+162.96% -27.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Office Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Office Communications Server across the Derbyshire region.

Office Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Office Communications Server
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Chesterfield - 4 £238 -
Office Communications Server
East Midlands

Office Communications Server
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Office Communications Server 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 Office Communications Server.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing Office Communications Server 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 Office Communications Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware