The table below looks at the statistics for Office Communications Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS)
Rank 107 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Office Communications Server 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.056% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.94% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-31.38% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 - -
Office Communications Server
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
424 331 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.33% 18.51% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 203 125
Average daily rate £350 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £15.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -24.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £15.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%

Office Communications Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Office Communications Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Office Communications Server
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Office Communications Server Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Office Communications Server
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Office Communications Server across the West Yorkshire region.

Office Communications Server Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Office Communications Server
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office Communications Server within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
Leeds -6 2 £313 -30.55% 1
Office Communications Server
Yorkshire

Office Communications Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Lync
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) M86 Security
4 2 (40.00%) RightFax
4 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (40.00%) UAG
4 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (40.00%) Law
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (40.00%) PKI

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

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Intranet
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) ISA Server
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
2 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (40.00%) UAG
2 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) M86 Security
3 2 (40.00%) RightFax
3 2 (40.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) IronPort
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
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