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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 31 76 100
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +24
Contract jobs citing Office 365 106 47 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.81% 1.90% 0.96%
As % of the Cloud Services category 37.99% 34.31% 17.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 9
Median daily rate £375 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £164 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.26 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.62% -3.03%
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
279 137 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.66% 5.53% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 67 70
Median daily rate £450 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -61.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +35 63 £298 -8.46% 4
Bracknell +11 15 - - 3
Maidenhead - 7 £380 - 3
Slough +3 4 £180 -50.68% 1
Newbury +8 3 £488 +225.00% 1
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 84 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 62 (34.07%) Migration
3 57 (31.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 55 (30.22%) Active Directory
6 51 (28.02%) SharePoint
7 46 (25.27%) Skype
8 41 (22.53%) Skype for Business
9 39 (21.43%) Windows
10 36 (19.78%) PowerShell
11 35 (19.23%) Project Management
12 34 (18.68%) MS Excel
13 28 (15.38%) Degree
13 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
14 24 (13.19%) Spanish Language
14 24 (13.19%) Security Cleared
15 21 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
16 20 (10.99%) Windows Server
17 18 (9.89%) C#
17 18 (9.89%) .NET
17 18 (9.89%) MS Office
18 17 (9.34%) C
18 17 (9.34%) SLA
18 17 (9.34%) Customer Engagement
19 16 (8.79%) Windows 10
19 16 (8.79%) Yammer
19 16 (8.79%) Escalation Management
19 16 (8.79%) SCCM
20 15 (8.24%) Project Governance
20 15 (8.24%) Data Quality

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 56 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 51 (28.02%) SharePoint
3 41 (22.53%) Skype for Business
4 21 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (6.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.75%) IBM Notes
9 5 (2.75%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (2.20%) OpenStack
10 4 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.65%) Documentum
11 3 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.55%) CMS
12 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 34 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.89%) MS Office
3 3 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (31.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.79%) Yammer
3 12 (6.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.65%) IaaS
5 3 (1.65%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.10%) PaaS
6 2 (1.10%) SaaS
7 1 (0.55%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 46 (25.27%) Skype
2 14 (7.69%) Internet
3 7 (3.85%) DNS
4 6 (3.30%) LAN
5 5 (2.75%) Unified Communications
5 5 (2.75%) WAN
6 4 (2.20%) DHCP
7 3 (1.65%) SMTP
7 3 (1.65%) VPN
8 2 (1.10%) Firewall
8 2 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.10%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.10%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.55%) Network Security
9 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.10%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.55%) Power BI
4 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (13.19%) Spanish Language
2 11 (6.04%) French Language
2 11 (6.04%) Italian Language
3 10 (5.49%) German Language
4 5 (2.75%) Marketing
5 4 (2.20%) Finance
6 3 (1.65%) Advertising
7 2 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (17.03%) Consultant
2 28 (15.38%) Architect
3 22 (12.09%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.99%) Onboarding Engineer
5 17 (9.34%) Office 365 Consultant
6 16 (8.79%) Exchange Consultant
7 11 (6.04%) Azure Architect
7 11 (6.04%) Cloud Architect
7 11 (6.04%) Developer
7 11 (6.04%) Exchange Migration Consultant
7 11 (6.04%) Microsoft Consultant
7 11 (6.04%) Migration Consultant
8 10 (5.49%) Office 365 Manager
9 8 (4.40%) Office 365 Architect
9 8 (4.40%) Office 365 Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) Project Manager
10 7 (3.85%) .NET Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Desktop Support
10 7 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 7 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.89%) .NET
2 13 (7.14%) Web Services
3 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET
4 11 (6.04%) Node.js
5 10 (5.49%) MAPI
6 4 (2.20%) HTML
7 3 (1.65%) CSS
7 3 (1.65%) jQuery
7 3 (1.65%) XML
8 2 (1.10%) WCF
8 2 (1.10%) WPF
9 1 (0.55%) HTML5
9 1 (0.55%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.04%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.65%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (1.65%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.10%) BYOD
4 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.10%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.55%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.55%) Informatics
5 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.43%) Windows
2 20 (10.99%) Windows Server
3 16 (8.79%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.30%) Windows 8
5 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.75%) Windows XP
7 4 (2.20%) Android
8 3 (1.65%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.07%) Migration
2 35 (19.23%) Project Management
3 17 (9.34%) Customer Engagement
4 16 (8.79%) Escalation Management
5 15 (8.24%) Project Governance
6 13 (7.14%) Memory Management
7 12 (6.59%) ITIL
8 11 (6.04%) Identity Management
9 10 (5.49%) Presales
10 9 (4.95%) Service Delivery
11 8 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.40%) Change Management
12 6 (3.30%) Mobile Device Management
12 6 (3.30%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (2.75%) PRINCE2
13 5 (2.75%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (2.75%) Time Management
14 4 (2.20%) CRM
14 4 (2.20%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 36 (19.78%) PowerShell
2 18 (9.89%) C#
3 17 (9.34%) C
4 14 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 13 (7.14%) C++
5 13 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 13 (7.14%) VBScript
6 5 (2.75%) SQL
7 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.10%) VB
8 1 (0.55%) Java
8 1 (0.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (15.38%) Degree
2 24 (13.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (4.95%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.20%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.20%) PMP
6 3 (1.65%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.65%) MCSE
7 2 (1.10%) MCP
7 2 (1.10%) MCSA
7 2 (1.10%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.55%) CITP
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.55%) MBA
8 1 (0.55%) MCITP
8 1 (0.55%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.34%) SLA
2 15 (8.24%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (30.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.75%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.20%) BitLocker
3 4 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (8.79%) SCCM
3 3 (1.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (1.65%) WSUS
4 1 (0.55%) OpenView
4 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 84 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.95%) VMware
3 6 (3.30%) HP
4 5 (2.75%) Citrix
4 5 (2.75%) Lotus
4 5 (2.75%) NetApp
5 4 (2.20%) Symantec
6 3 (1.65%) Cisco
6 3 (1.65%) EMC
6 3 (1.65%) Mitel
7 2 (1.10%) Apple
7 2 (1.10%) BroadSoft
7 2 (1.10%) Dell
7 2 (1.10%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.10%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.10%) Samsung
8 1 (0.55%) AppSense
8 1 (0.55%) IBM
8 1 (0.55%) Nuix
8 1 (0.55%) Oracle
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