The table below looks at the statistics for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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Rank - 24 -
Contract jobs citing Lync 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington - 0.63% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £323 £369
% change year-on-year
+21.31% -12.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.24 £27.00 £24.97
% change year-on-year
-39.85% +8.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Application Platforms Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
35 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 15.84% 15.00% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 12
Average daily rate £375 £325 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -14.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £140 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £379 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.40 - £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Lync Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365

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Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Rollout Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware