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 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 66 85 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Lync 25 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.88% 0.55% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.06% 3.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £368
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.12% -
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
226 210 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.02% 14.41% 20.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 124 119
Average daily rate £388 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 19
Average hourly rate £27.85 £15.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.67% -18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £25.50 £38.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -9.09%

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 7 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lync across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Lync Hourly Rate Histogram 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 7 May 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 - 9 £275 -
Camberley - 4 £395 -
Staines +5 3 - -
Redhill - 2 - -
Reigate - 1 - - 1
Epsom - 1 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £175 -
Lync
South East

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
4 14 (29.17%) SCOM
4 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 11 (22.92%) VMware
6 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
6 11 (22.92%) DNS
7 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (20.83%) SCCM
7 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (18.75%) Unified Communications
9 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 8 (16.67%) PKI
9 8 (16.67%) ITIL
9 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
10 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (12.50%) DHCP
11 6 (12.50%) Citrix
12 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (10.42%) WAN
12 5 (10.42%) XenApp
12 5 (10.42%) UAG
12 5 (10.42%) Clustering
12 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (10.42%) Forefront Identity Manager

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 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 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (6.25%) IBM Notes
8 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (4.17%) IIS
9 1 (2.08%) CMS
9 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Mimecast
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) DNS
2 9 (18.75%) Unified Communications
3 6 (12.50%) DHCP
4 5 (10.42%) WAN
5 3 (6.25%) SAN
5 3 (6.25%) BGP
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
5 3 (6.25%) NAS
6 2 (4.17%) Network Security
6 2 (4.17%) LAN
7 1 (2.08%) PBX
7 1 (2.08%) Megaco
7 1 (2.08%) Firewall
7 1 (2.08%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.08%) Skype
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Automotive
3 2 (4.17%) Back Office
3 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 4 (8.33%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 3 (6.25%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Avaya Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Server Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (4.17%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.25%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) PKI
1 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 5 (10.42%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.25%) Android
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (8.33%) Migration
3 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.17%) High Availability
4 2 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.17%) Time Management
4 2 (4.17%) Change Management
4 2 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (2.08%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.08%) Service Management
5 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.08%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.08%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) CCIE
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) HND
2 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) XenApp
3 5 (10.42%) UAG
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.17%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) SCOM
2 10 (20.83%) SCCM
3 5 (10.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (8.33%) WSUS
5 3 (6.25%) SCVMM
5 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
5 3 (6.25%) Backup Exec
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (4.17%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (4.17%) AirWatch
6 2 (4.17%) ZABBIX
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) Avaya
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) Veritas
5 3 (6.25%) Lotus
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) Sophos
5 3 (6.25%) AppSense
6 2 (4.17%) Tripwire
6 2 (4.17%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.17%) Symantec
6 2 (4.17%) Apple
6 2 (4.17%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Intel
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