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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Skype for Business over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank 50 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.39% 1.22% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.39% 6.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £245 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £425
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -23.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.15 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+38.00% -30.00%
Skype for Business
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
59 74 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.50% 18.05% 17.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 24
Average daily rate £300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Skype for Business across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 1 £300 -
Worksop - 1 £300 - 1
Skype for Business
East Midlands

Skype for Business
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Skype for Business 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 Skype for Business.

1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire region citing Skype for Business 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 Skype for Business. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Lync Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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