The first table below looks at the demand for Lync skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lync over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Wiltshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing Lync 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.69% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £499 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
- -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% -3.84%
Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
101 72 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.01% 12.37% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 47 38
Average daily rate £330 £410 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.51% +20.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £509 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +17.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £27.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £24.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
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Lync
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Lync Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Lync
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Lync Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Lync
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Lync Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Lync
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lync within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Swindon - - - - 1
Trowbridge - - - -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
3 7 (63.64%) Data Protection
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (45.45%) SCOM
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (45.45%) SCOrch
5 5 (45.45%) SCSM
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) WSUS
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
7 3 (27.27%) Wiki
7 3 (27.27%) Release Management
7 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
7 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (27.27%) Security Management
7 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
7 3 (27.27%) DNS
7 3 (27.27%) SLA

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) DNS
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Operations Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Service Design Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Wiki
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Data Protection
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
3 3 (27.27%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Hyper-V
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCOM
1 5 (45.45%) SCOrch
1 5 (45.45%) SCSM
2 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) WSUS
3 2 (18.18%) SCDPM
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
4 2 (18.18%) Dell
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds