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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Lync
Rank 51 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Lync 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.00% 1.10% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.80% 4.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£413 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.28%
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
103 144 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 14.74% 22.71% 12.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 82 49
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Average hourly rate £19.88 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.72% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £24.50 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.69 £40.00 £20.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Trowbridge - 1 £200 - 1
Lync
South West

Lync
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (12.50%) Symantec

Lync
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Capita