The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 141 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office Communications Server 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £275 £378
% change year-on-year
+56.00% -27.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 - -
Office Communications Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
563 541 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 19.41% 16.16% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 365 326
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £511 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 19
Median hourly rate £33.00 £38.77 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.88% +93.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.05 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Office Communications Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Office Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Office Communications Server across the South West region.

Office Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Office Communications Server
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Gloucestershire - 2 £425 -
Office Communications Server
England

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Office Communications Server 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 South West region with a requirement for Office Communications Server.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (75.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (50.00%) IMAP4
3 2 (50.00%) POP3
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) Novell
3 2 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) GroupWise

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (50.00%) GroupWise
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Skype
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) IMAP4
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) POP3
3 2 (50.00%) SMTP
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
2 2 (50.00%) Novell