Period
to 24 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hounslow 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 24 May 2018 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)
West London > Hounslow
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 24 31
Rank change year-on-year -14 +7 +12
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 0.75% 1.18% 0.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 6.67% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Hounslow median daily rate £155 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -63.53% - -
West London median daily rate £310 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -22.50% +6.67% +31.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - - £17.50
West London median hourly rate - £33.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +88.57% -41.67%

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 Hounslow with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hounslow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 49 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 18.28% 17.65% 13.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 27
Hounslow median daily rate £495 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.12% +4.24% +14.58%
10th Percentile £227 £185 £320
90th Percentile £560 £510 £605
West London median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Hounslow median hourly rate - £28.75 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -39.47% +21.79%
West London median hourly rate £27.12 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.49% +42.86% -6.67%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Hounslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Hounslow

Skype for Business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Skype for Business in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hounslow region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Floorwalker
1 2 (100.00%) Trainer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow