The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 50 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.49% 0.37% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.35% 3.13% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £356
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-46.00% +25.00%

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
46 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.22% 11.94% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 34
Median daily rate £425 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £450 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Skype for Business
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Skype for Business Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Skype for Business
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Skype for Business Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Skype for Business
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Nottingham +5 2 £350 +16.66%
Skype for Business
East Midlands

Skype for Business
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (25.00%) G Suite
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) G Suite
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Skype
2 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Business Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Lync Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) VMware