The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Lync 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.47% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -42.59%
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Bedfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Dunstable
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dunstable 8.57% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Dunstable

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Top 25 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) MetaFrame
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dunstable 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 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Trainer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec
1 1 (50.00%) VMware