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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 52 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Lync 3 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.61% 0.50% 0.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.53% 2.56% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.47% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -42.59%
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
85 78 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.28% 19.65% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 24 39
Average daily rate £398 £375 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +28.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £468 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 5
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.05 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
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 2 September 2015. 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 -9 3 £300 -
Lync
East Midlands

Lync
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) PBX
4 2 (40.00%) VoIP
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) MCSM
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) PBX
1 2 (40.00%) VoIP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) MCSM
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware