The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office Communications Server over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Office Communications Server 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £313 £450
% change year-on-year
+37.60% -30.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £49.50 -
% change year-on-year
-73.73% -
Office Communications Server
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 West Sussex region.

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
137 144 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.10% 24.32% 15.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 79 39
Average daily rate £350 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £221 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Average hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +21.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office Communications Server across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Office Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Office Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Office Communications Server
Top 11 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Office Communications Server 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 Office Communications Server.

1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Migration

Office Communications Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex region citing Office Communications Server 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 Office Communications Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Lync Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec