The table below looks at the statistics for Live Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Live Communications Server over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Live Communications Server
Rank 617 609 587
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Contract jobs citing Live Communications Server 14 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.011% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - -
Live Communications Server
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9623 9403 8709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.88% 18.55% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 6413 5831 5423
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 352 313
Median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.15 £40.12 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

Live Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Live Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Live Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Live Communications Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Live Communications Server across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Live Communications Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Live Communications Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Live Communications Server across the England region.

Live Communications Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Live Communications Server
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Live Communications Server within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +6 13 £450 - 1
London - 1 - -
Live Communications Server
UK

Live Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Live Communications Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Live Communications Server.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (62.50%) High Availability
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (50.00%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
6 7 (43.75%) Skype
7 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (37.50%) RTP
7 6 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
7 6 (37.50%) PBX
7 6 (37.50%) PSTN
8 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix
8 5 (31.25%) Clustering
8 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) Release Management
9 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
9 4 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 4 (25.00%) Meridio

Live Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (56.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (43.75%) Skype for Business
4 6 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (18.75%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (12.50%) IIS
7 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
2 7 (43.75%) Skype
3 6 (37.50%) PBX
3 6 (37.50%) PSTN
3 6 (37.50%) RTP
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MS Access
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) Business Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Lync Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Messaging Support
3 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Support
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Lync Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Messaging Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
1 5 (31.25%) Clustering
2 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 3 (18.75%) Replication
3 3 (18.75%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) High Availability
2 7 (43.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Release Management
5 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
7 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (25.00%) Netcool
1 4 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (25.00%) Unicenter
1 4 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 4 (25.00%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Meridio
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
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