Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Live Communications Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Live Communications Server 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 Office Live Communications Server
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 387
Contract jobs citing Live Communications Server 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - - 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median daily rate - - £173
England median daily rate £185 - £173
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Live Communications Server 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 the South East with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 2958 3053 3525
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.58% 18.36% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1764 1802 2102
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £225
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 123 114
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £40.11
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%

Live Communications Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Live Communications Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Live Communications Server in the South East

Live Communications Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Live Communications Server in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Live Communications Server in the South East