The table below looks at the statistics for Skype for Business skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines 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 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
Rank - - 16
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines - - 1.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £328 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.05% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+86.44% -1.66%
Skype for Business
Surrey

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

Application Platforms Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
22 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 14.38% 15.44% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Median daily rate £550 £525 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +35.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £341 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £583 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

Skype for Business
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Staines 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 Staines

Skype for Business
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Skype for Business Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Skype for Business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Staines region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
3 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10

Skype for Business
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (75.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) AppSense
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle