The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank 34 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing Lync 10 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 2.11% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.53% 1.96% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£245 £225 £90
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +150.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
Lync
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
95 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 20.08% 10.76% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 27 28
Average daily rate £375 £318 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% -15.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £215 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £370 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 10
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Lync
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lync across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Lync Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Lync
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Lync across the Nottinghamshire region.

Lync Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Lync
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham - 8 - -
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) Internet
5 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (41.67%) MS Office
5 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
5 5 (41.67%) ADSL
5 5 (41.67%) Broadband
5 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (33.33%) PBX
7 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) UNIX
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) Solaris
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
7 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
8 2 (16.67%) MCITP
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (16.67%) EDRMS

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) Internet
2 5 (41.67%) ADSL
2 5 (41.67%) Broadband
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (33.33%) PBX
4 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) IT Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows XP
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (41.67%) Windows 8
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) UNIX
4 3 (25.00%) Solaris
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (16.67%) MCITP
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle