The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 45 85 110
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +25
Contract jobs citing Office 365 89 35 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.79% 1.36% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.08% 24.48% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 7
Median daily rate £400 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £121 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £440 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
Office 365
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
240 143 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.22% 5.57% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 69 45
Median daily rate £425 £438 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +33.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £175 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.56% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Office 365 across the Berkshire region.

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Berkshire region.

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 60 £375 +7.14% 2
Bracknell - 11 £400 - 1
Newbury - 5 £550 - 3
Slough +10 4 £280 -3.44% 2
Maidenhead +2 2 £237 -
Wokingham - 1 £230 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 92 (48.17%) Microsoft
2 76 (39.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (37.70%) Migration
4 56 (29.32%) Active Directory
5 54 (28.27%) SharePoint
6 47 (24.61%) MS Exchange
6 47 (24.61%) PowerShell
7 46 (24.08%) Skype
8 41 (21.47%) Windows
9 38 (19.90%) Project Management
10 36 (18.85%) Skype for Business
11 27 (14.14%) MS Office
12 26 (13.61%) MS Excel
13 25 (13.09%) Security Cleared
14 24 (12.57%) Azure Active Directory
15 23 (12.04%) Degree
15 23 (12.04%) Spanish Language
16 21 (10.99%) Windows Server
17 20 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2003
17 20 (10.47%) DNS
18 19 (9.95%) Customer Engagement
19 18 (9.42%) C#
20 16 (8.38%) German Language
20 16 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
20 16 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2013
21 15 (7.85%) Italian Language
21 15 (7.85%) .NET
21 15 (7.85%) ITIL
22 14 (7.33%) Identity Management
22 14 (7.33%) SC Cleared

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 54 (28.27%) SharePoint
2 47 (24.61%) MS Exchange
3 36 (18.85%) Skype for Business
4 20 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (6.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (6.81%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.14%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.62%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.09%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.09%) OpenStack
9 4 (2.09%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.05%) IIS
11 1 (0.52%) CMS
11 1 (0.52%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (14.14%) MS Office
2 26 (13.61%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.57%) MS Project
4 2 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 76 (39.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (12.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.57%) SaaS
5 2 (1.05%) IaaS
5 2 (1.05%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.05%) Yammer
6 1 (0.52%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (24.08%) Skype
2 20 (10.47%) DNS
3 10 (5.24%) DHCP
4 7 (3.66%) Internet
5 6 (3.14%) SMTP
6 5 (2.62%) Kerberos
6 5 (2.62%) LDAP
6 5 (2.62%) VPN
7 4 (2.09%) Firewall
7 4 (2.09%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.57%) IMAP
8 3 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (1.57%) SAN
9 2 (1.05%) Intranet
9 2 (1.05%) LAN
9 2 (1.05%) POP3
9 2 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.05%) VoIP
9 2 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.05%) EDRMS
4 2 (1.05%) Power BI
4 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.05%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (12.04%) Spanish Language
2 16 (8.38%) German Language
3 15 (7.85%) Italian Language
4 13 (6.81%) French Language
5 5 (2.62%) Marketing
6 4 (2.09%) Finance
7 3 (1.57%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.57%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.05%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (27.75%) Consultant
2 24 (12.57%) Architect
2 24 (12.57%) Onboarding Engineer
3 20 (10.47%) Office 365 Consultant
4 18 (9.42%) Microsoft Consultant
4 18 (9.42%) Support Engineer
5 17 (8.90%) Exchange Consultant
6 14 (7.33%) Migration Consultant
7 12 (6.28%) Exchange Migration Consultant
8 11 (5.76%) Cloud Architect
8 11 (5.76%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.71%) Azure Architect
9 9 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (4.19%) Developer
11 7 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.66%) Office 365 Engineer
11 7 (3.66%) Office 365 Manager
11 7 (3.66%) Onboarding Manager
11 7 (3.66%) SharePoint Consultant
12 6 (3.14%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.85%) .NET
2 8 (4.19%) ASP.NET
2 8 (4.19%) Web Services
3 6 (3.14%) MAPI
3 6 (3.14%) Node.js
4 5 (2.62%) HTML
4 5 (2.62%) OAuth2
4 5 (2.62%) SAML
5 4 (2.09%) CSS
5 4 (2.09%) jQuery
5 4 (2.09%) XML
6 3 (1.57%) .NET Framework
6 3 (1.57%) HTML5
7 2 (1.05%) REST
7 2 (1.05%) SOAP
7 2 (1.05%) WCF
7 2 (1.05%) WPF
8 1 (0.52%) AppFabric
8 1 (0.52%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.66%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.62%) Clustering
2 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.62%) PKI
3 3 (1.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.05%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.05%) BYOD
4 2 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.52%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.52%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 41 (21.47%) Windows
2 21 (10.99%) Windows Server
3 6 (3.14%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (1.57%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.05%) Linux
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Android
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (37.70%) Migration
2 38 (19.90%) Project Management
3 19 (9.95%) Customer Engagement
4 15 (7.85%) ITIL
5 14 (7.33%) Identity Management
6 12 (6.28%) Project Governance
7 11 (5.76%) Escalation Management
7 11 (5.76%) Presales
8 10 (5.24%) Identity Access Management
9 8 (4.19%) Change Management
10 7 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.66%) Memory Management
11 6 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (3.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (3.14%) Service Management
11 6 (3.14%) TOGAF
12 5 (2.62%) B2B
12 5 (2.62%) B2C
12 5 (2.62%) CRM
12 5 (2.62%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.61%) PowerShell
2 18 (9.42%) C#
3 11 (5.76%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.24%) SQL
5 7 (3.66%) C
5 7 (3.66%) C++
5 7 (3.66%) VB.NET
5 7 (3.66%) VBScript
6 2 (1.05%) VB
7 1 (0.52%) Java
7 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (13.09%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.04%) Degree
3 14 (7.33%) SC Cleared
4 11 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (4.71%) MCITP
6 5 (2.62%) MCTS
7 4 (2.09%) MCDST
7 4 (2.09%) MCSE
7 4 (2.09%) PMP
8 2 (1.05%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.52%) CITP
9 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.52%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.76%) Data Quality
2 9 (4.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 56 (29.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.14%) BitLocker
3 3 (1.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.57%) Terminal Server
3 3 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 14 (7.33%) SCCM
2 10 (5.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (3.66%) WSUS
4 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.52%) cPanel
Vendors
1 92 (48.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.14%) VMware
3 5 (2.62%) Cisco
3 5 (2.62%) Citrix
3 5 (2.62%) Lotus
4 3 (1.57%) Mitel
4 3 (1.57%) Symantec
5 2 (1.05%) BroadSoft
6 1 (0.52%) F5
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) IBM
6 1 (0.52%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.52%) NetApp
6 1 (0.52%) Nuix
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle
6 1 (0.52%) Proofpoint
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.52%) SAP
6 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
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