The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 66 48 54
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing Lync 5 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.64% 1.64% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.18% 9.76% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 0
Average daily rate
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£359 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £425 £358
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +18.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £27.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-35.77% +55.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
157 123 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.10% 16.85% 16.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 59 22
Average daily rate £345 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (86.67%) SharePoint
1 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
1 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
4 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
5 9 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (60.00%) ITIL
6 8 (53.33%) Change Management
6 8 (53.33%) Office 365
7 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
8 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 5 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 4 (26.67%) Server Monitoring
11 1 (6.67%) Cisco
11 1 (6.67%) Xen
11 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
11 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
11 1 (6.67%) EMC
11 1 (6.67%) Citrix
11 1 (6.67%) Symantec
11 1 (6.67%) ZENworks

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Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (86.67%) SharePoint
1 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
1 13 (86.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (60.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Messaging Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 8 (53.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 4 (26.67%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (73.33%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) GSAE
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Xen
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) EMC
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Altiris
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