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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Lync
Rank - 52 53
Contract jobs citing Lync 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire - 0.70% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.97% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £499 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £26.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-42.85% +0.96%
Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
100 67 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.77% 11.73% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 40 41
Average daily rate £325 £380 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.36% -1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £279 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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 £20.00 £27.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £27.00 £24.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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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 29 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 - - - -
Trowbridge - - - -
Lync
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Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
3 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) SCOM
5 3 (33.33%) WSUS
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
5 3 (33.33%) SCSM
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (22.22%) DHCP
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 2 (22.22%) Change Management

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Operations Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Rollout Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Design Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Wiki
2 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Data Protection
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Security Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) SC Cleared
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOrch
1 3 (33.33%) SCSM
2 1 (11.11%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds