The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 2 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 67 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Lync 23 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.86% 0.81% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.60% 4.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -9.09%
Lync
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
217 223 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.51% 16.48% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 128 113
Average daily rate £375 £333 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.61% -1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £149 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 19
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.54% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.90 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.09 £51.10 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+22.33% -13.15%

Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lync across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Lync
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lync across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Lync Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Lync
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Lync Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Lync
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Guildford - 11 £275 - 2
Camberley - 4 £395 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £175 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
3 20 (40.82%) MS Exchange
4 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
6 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (26.53%) SCOM
8 11 (22.45%) DNS
9 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
10 9 (18.37%) VMware
10 9 (18.37%) SCCM
10 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
11 8 (16.33%) PKI
11 8 (16.33%) ITIL
11 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (14.29%) DHCP
12 7 (14.29%) Citrix
12 7 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
13 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
13 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (10.20%) XenApp
14 5 (10.20%) WSUS
14 5 (10.20%) Clustering
14 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (10.20%) Cisco
14 5 (10.20%) WAN
14 5 (10.20%) Forefront Identity Manager

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 20 (40.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
4 8 (16.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.08%) IIS
8 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (2.04%) CMS
9 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (34.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Mimecast
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) DNS
2 9 (18.37%) Unified Communications
3 7 (14.29%) DHCP
4 5 (10.20%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.12%) NAS
5 3 (6.12%) BGP
5 3 (6.12%) VoIP
5 3 (6.12%) SAN
6 2 (4.08%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) Network Security
7 1 (2.04%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.04%) Megaco
7 1 (2.04%) Firewall
7 1 (2.04%) PBX
7 1 (2.04%) Skype
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
3 2 (4.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Server Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Avaya Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Server Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Server Support
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Server Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
1 2 (4.08%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) PKI
2 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.20%) Clustering
4 2 (4.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (65.31%) Windows
2 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.33%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (8.16%) Migration
3 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (4.08%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.08%) Patch Management
4 2 (4.08%) Server Patching
4 2 (4.08%) Server Building
4 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.08%) Change Management
4 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
4 2 (4.08%) Project Management
4 2 (4.08%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.08%) Time Management
5 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.04%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.04%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.04%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.12%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VBScript
3 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.16%) HND
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) CCIE
4 2 (4.08%) CCNA
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.08%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (46.94%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) XenApp
4 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.16%) UAG
5 3 (6.12%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCOM
2 9 (18.37%) SCCM
3 5 (10.20%) WSUS
3 5 (10.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
4 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
4 4 (8.16%) SCVMM
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (4.08%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (4.08%) AirWatch
6 2 (4.08%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.04%) XenMobile
7 1 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) Citrix
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Avaya
5 4 (8.16%) Veritas
5 4 (8.16%) Sophos
6 3 (6.12%) AppSense
6 3 (6.12%) Oracle
6 3 (6.12%) Lotus
7 2 (4.08%) Intel
7 2 (4.08%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.08%) Tripwire
8 1 (2.04%) HP
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