Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 48 -
Rank change year-on-year +5 - -
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 0.27% 0.63% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.52% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Hounslow median daily rate £245 - -
West London median daily rate £300 £388 £600
% change year-on-year -22.58% -35.42% +93.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Hounslow median hourly rate - £13.50 -
West London median hourly rate £12.75 £17.00 £25.05
% change year-on-year -25.00% -32.14% -22.92%

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 66 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hounslow 17.93% 15.24% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 31
Hounslow median daily rate £500 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £221 £250 £300
90th Percentile £607 £560 £525
West London median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year -10.00% +17.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Hounslow median hourly rate - £13.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -57.14% +63.64%
West London median hourly rate £29.00 £18.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year +58.90% +1.39% -31.43%

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

Skype for Business
Contract Job Locations in Hounslow

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business within the Hounslow region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentford - 1 £245 -
Skype for Business
West London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook