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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 37 71 105
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +34
Contract jobs citing Office 365 81 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.12% 1.89% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.91% 21.43% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 11
Median daily rate £375 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £160 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
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
232 224 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.80% 8.83% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 116 89
Median daily rate £450 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.94% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £17.06 £14.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.66% -63.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £13.25 £38.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £27.75 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 50 £310 -27.05% 6
Bracknell +3 8 £475 -
Slough +7 4 £180 - 1
Maidenhead +5 3 £425 +165.62% 1
Newbury +11 1 £375 +150.00%
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 75 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 67 (36.41%) Migration
3 64 (34.78%) SharePoint
4 57 (30.98%) Skype
5 54 (29.35%) Active Directory
6 47 (25.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 44 (23.91%) Skype for Business
8 43 (23.37%) MS Exchange
9 38 (20.65%) Windows
10 30 (16.30%) MS Excel
11 29 (15.76%) Project Management
11 29 (15.76%) Security Cleared
12 26 (14.13%) PowerShell
12 26 (14.13%) Degree
13 23 (12.50%) Spanish Language
14 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Intune
15 21 (11.41%) MS Office
16 18 (9.78%) Windows Server
17 17 (9.24%) SCCM
17 17 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
18 16 (8.70%) Windows 10
18 16 (8.70%) Yammer
19 15 (8.15%) Azure Active Directory
19 15 (8.15%) Presales
19 15 (8.15%) Identity Management
19 15 (8.15%) C
20 14 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2010
21 13 (7.07%) Customer Engagement
22 12 (6.52%) Computer Science
22 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013

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 64 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 44 (23.91%) Skype for Business
3 43 (23.37%) MS Exchange
4 17 (9.24%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.72%) Office Communications Server
8 5 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (2.17%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.17%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.63%) Documentum
10 3 (1.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (16.30%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.41%) MS Office
3 4 (2.17%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (25.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (8.70%) Yammer
3 15 (8.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.80%) OneDrive
5 5 (2.72%) Google Drive
6 3 (1.63%) IaaS
7 2 (1.09%) PaaS
8 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (30.98%) Skype
2 8 (4.35%) Internet
3 7 (3.80%) LAN
4 6 (3.26%) DNS
4 6 (3.26%) WAN
5 5 (2.72%) Unified Communications
6 4 (2.17%) DHCP
7 3 (1.63%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.09%) SMTP
9 1 (0.54%) Firewall
9 1 (0.54%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.54%) Network Security
9 1 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.09%) EDRMS
2 1 (0.54%) Power BI
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 23 (12.50%) Spanish Language
2 10 (5.43%) French Language
2 10 (5.43%) Italian Language
3 7 (3.80%) Advertising
3 7 (3.80%) Marketing
4 6 (3.26%) Finance
5 5 (2.72%) German Language
6 2 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.54%) Games
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (21.74%) Consultant
2 29 (15.76%) Office 365 Consultant
3 26 (14.13%) Architect
4 23 (12.50%) Exchange Consultant
5 21 (11.41%) Migration Consultant
6 20 (10.87%) Onboarding Engineer
6 20 (10.87%) Support Engineer
7 18 (9.78%) Exchange Migration Consultant
8 17 (9.24%) Office 365 Manager
9 16 (8.70%) Office 365 Architect
10 11 (5.98%) Project Manager
11 10 (5.43%) Microsoft Consultant
12 9 (4.89%) Analyst
13 7 (3.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Desktop Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Desktop Support
13 7 (3.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 7 (3.80%) Senior Manager
14 6 (3.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 6 (3.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.43%) .NET
2 7 (3.80%) Web Services
3 6 (3.26%) ASP.NET
3 6 (3.26%) MAPI
3 6 (3.26%) Node.js
4 2 (1.09%) HTML
5 1 (0.54%) CSS
5 1 (0.54%) HTML5
5 1 (0.54%) jQuery
5 1 (0.54%) WCF
5 1 (0.54%) WPF
5 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.52%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.89%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.80%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.63%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.63%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.09%) BYOD
6 2 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.54%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.54%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.54%) Informatics
7 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (20.65%) Windows
2 18 (9.78%) Windows Server
3 16 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 7 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.26%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.72%) Windows 8
6 5 (2.72%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.63%) Android
7 3 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (36.41%) Migration
2 29 (15.76%) Project Management
3 15 (8.15%) Identity Management
3 15 (8.15%) Presales
4 13 (7.07%) Customer Engagement
5 11 (5.98%) Escalation Management
5 11 (5.98%) Project Governance
6 10 (5.43%) Load Balancing
7 8 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.80%) ITIL
8 7 (3.80%) Memory Management
8 7 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (3.80%) Workflow
9 6 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (2.72%) Data Migration
10 5 (2.72%) PRINCE2
11 4 (2.17%) Change Management
11 4 (2.17%) Problem Management
11 4 (2.17%) Service Design
11 4 (2.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (14.13%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.15%) C
3 10 (5.43%) C#
4 7 (3.80%) C++
4 7 (3.80%) VB.NET
4 7 (3.80%) VBScript
5 6 (3.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (15.76%) Security Cleared
2 26 (14.13%) Degree
3 11 (5.98%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.63%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.63%) MCSE
5 3 (1.63%) PMP
6 2 (1.09%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.09%) MCP
6 2 (1.09%) MCSA
7 1 (0.54%) CFA
7 1 (0.54%) CITP
7 1 (0.54%) MBA
7 1 (0.54%) MCITP
7 1 (0.54%) MCTS
7 1 (0.54%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.98%) Data Quality
1 11 (5.98%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 54 (29.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.17%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.63%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (11.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (9.24%) SCCM
3 3 (1.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (1.63%) WSUS
4 2 (1.09%) SCOM
4 2 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.54%) OpenView
Vendors
1 75 (40.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.89%) VMware
3 6 (3.26%) HP
4 5 (2.72%) Google
5 4 (2.17%) Citrix
5 4 (2.17%) Lotus
5 4 (2.17%) NetApp
6 3 (1.63%) Cisco
6 3 (1.63%) EMC
6 3 (1.63%) Symantec
7 2 (1.09%) Apple
7 2 (1.09%) BroadSoft
7 2 (1.09%) Dell
7 2 (1.09%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.09%) Samsung
8 1 (0.54%) IronPort
8 1 (0.54%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.54%) Nuix
8 1 (0.54%) Proofpoint
8 1 (0.54%) Riverbed
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