Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for Skype for Business skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Skype for Business over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
East London > Docklands, London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 25 33
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London - 1.67% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 5.41% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Docklands, London median daily rate - - £485
East London median daily rate £275 £438 £256
% change year-on-year -37.14% +70.73% -32.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Docklands, London median hourly rate - - -
East London median hourly rate - - -

Skype for Business is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Docklands, London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 21 37 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 16.67% 30.83% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 17
Docklands, London median daily rate £508 £510 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.49% +21.43% -7.95%
10th Percentile £206 £240 £303
90th Percentile £552 £655 £627
East London median daily rate £500 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Docklands, London median hourly rate £26.24 £54.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.63% +141.09% -30.94%
10th Percentile £21.03 £51.62 £21.25
90th Percentile £33.14 £56.87 £23.75
East London median hourly rate £18.48 £16.36 £17.80
% change year-on-year +12.96% -8.12% -1.11%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

Job postings citing Skype for Business as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London.

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Docklands, London

Skype for Business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Skype for Business in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Skype for Business in Docklands, London