The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 49 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Lync 16 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.06% 0.57% 0.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.45% 3.31% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£490 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
-10.27% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -44.44%
Lync
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
119 121 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 15.34% 17.24% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 60 35
Average daily rate £375 £356 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lync across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Lync Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 9 £550 - 1
Chippenham - 1 £475 -
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 7 (26.92%) SCCM
6 7 (26.92%) SCVMM
6 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
7 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
7 6 (23.08%) DHCP
7 6 (23.08%) DNS
7 6 (23.08%) Migration
7 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
7 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) SCOM
7 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (23.08%) DFS Replication
7 6 (23.08%) WSUS
7 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (23.08%) SCOrch
7 6 (23.08%) SCSM
7 6 (23.08%) User Experience
7 6 (23.08%) Skype
8 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
9 4 (15.38%) SAN

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) PaaS
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
1 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) Skype
2 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) WLAN
4 1 (3.85%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) PBX
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
4 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Principle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Client/Server
1 6 (23.08%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) BYOD
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 2 (7.69%) WFM
5 1 (3.85%) Information Management
5 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (57.69%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) DV Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (23.08%) DFS Replication
3 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) XenApp
5 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
1 7 (26.92%) SCVMM
2 6 (23.08%) SCOM
2 6 (23.08%) WSUS
2 6 (23.08%) SCOrch
2 6 (23.08%) SCSM
3 4 (15.38%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) ArcSight
4 2 (7.69%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Lumension
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