The first table below looks at the demand for Office Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leicester region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office Communications Server 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 0.62% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £340 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.29% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
28 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 17.39% 14.02% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 3
Average daily rate £300 £288 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £11.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.54% -68.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
Office Communications Server
Leicestershire

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Office Communications Server
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) Lync

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft