Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 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 Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 81 72
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +9
Contract jobs citing Skype for Business 5 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.39% 0.62% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.72% 3.54% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 14
Wiltshire median daily rate £363 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £299 £266 £281
90th Percentile £609 £535 £575
South West median daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £40.00 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 184 226 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 14.41% 17.45% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 174 157
Wiltshire median daily rate £385 £363 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.21% -4.61% +7.04%
10th Percentile £263 £185 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South West median daily rate £380 £363 £373
% change year-on-year +4.83% -2.82% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £17.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +22.81% -27.39% +96.25%

Skype for Business
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Skype for Business in Wiltshire

Skype for Business
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Skype for Business in Wiltshire

Skype for Business
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Skype for Business in Wiltshire

Skype for Business
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Skype for Business in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Skype for Business in Wiltshire

Skype for Business
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Swindon -3 3 £325 -9.09% 1
Trowbridge - 1 - -
Skype for Business
South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Skype for Business.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Skype
3 3 (60.00%) Office 365
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (20.00%) Trustwave
5 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) SAP

Skype for Business
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Messaging Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications Specialist
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Trustwave