The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 26 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 5.24% 0.83% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.22% 4.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+82.11% +2.50%
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
54 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 23.58% 17.01% 15.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 31 14
Median daily rate £450 £300 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
Median hourly rate £13.18 - £12.62
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.28 - £14.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire region citing Skype for Business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Skype for Business Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Skype for Business across the North Yorkshire region.

Skype for Business Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
York +6 12 - - 1
Skype for Business
Yorkshire

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Skype for Business 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) CRM
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (92.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (92.31%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (92.31%) Application Packaging
2 12 (92.31%) Social Network
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (61.54%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (61.54%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
3 8 (61.54%) SOA
3 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (61.54%) Clustering
4 5 (38.46%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (92.31%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2013
1 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (61.54%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Dynamics AX
1 12 (92.31%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) Ajax
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Social Network
2 8 (61.54%) Clustering
3 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Application Packaging
1 12 (92.31%) CRM
2 8 (61.54%) Business Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (61.54%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (61.54%) Server Virtualisation
2 8 (61.54%) SOA
3 5 (38.46%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Apple