Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines 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 20 October 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)
Surrey > Staines
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 41 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +32
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 2.59% 0.96% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.00% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Staines median daily rate £375 £349 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% - -
Surrey median daily rate £500 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staines median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +110.08%

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 Staines with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Staines
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 25 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 10.78% 16.56% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 10
Staines median daily rate £425 £531 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +37.99% -9.41%
10th Percentile £261 £260 £241
90th Percentile £538 £636 £591
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Staines median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +125.00% -27.27% +37.50%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Staines

Skype for Business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Skype for Business in Staines

Skype for Business
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Staines over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Skype for Business in Staines

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Skype for Business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Staines region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 6 (100.00%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
4 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
5 1 (16.67%) Information Security
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 1 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) SCCM
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
5 1 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staines 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Skype
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Business Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Business Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Office Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Privacy
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Design
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow