Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 22 March 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 78 69
Rank change year-on-year +19 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Skype 6 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.98% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.52% 3.31% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £325 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £260 £275 £325
90th Percentile £420 £415 £375
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.37 - -

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 63 121 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 10.24% 12.30% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 69 38
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £375 £375 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.64% +12.96%
10th Percentile £230 £174 £300
90th Percentile £790 £538 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £310
% change year-on-year - +12.90% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 10
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.75 £15.00 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -24.53% +34.75%
10th Percentile £10.58 £12.30 £10.35
90th Percentile £19.08 £33.00 £21.61
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year -12.50% -12.32% +25.84%

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in Nottinghamshire

Skype
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Skype in Nottinghamshire

Skype
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Skype in Nottinghamshire

Skype
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 March 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
Nottingham +21 5 £325 -10.34% 2
Skype
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Skype 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Skype.

1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) AirWatch
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) C++
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) SAP
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (16.67%) Finance
5 1 (16.67%) Games
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
5 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (16.67%) XenMobile

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Games
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Messaging Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) C++
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 3 (50.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (16.67%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (16.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SAP