The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 49 60 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 17 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.15% 1.24% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.31% 26.32% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 1
Median daily rate £340 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +57.77%
Office 365
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
58 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.34% 4.73% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 19 11
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £135 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £430 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 17 (37.78%) Windows
3 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 10 (22.22%) Migration
3 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.78%) MS Office
6 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
6 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Intune
7 6 (13.33%) Firewall
7 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.33%) WAN
8 5 (11.11%) LAN
8 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
8 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.11%) MS Project
8 5 (11.11%) Citrix
8 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (11.11%) WSUS
8 5 (11.11%) SCCM
8 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
9 4 (8.89%) XenApp
9 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
9 4 (8.89%) Finance

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) MS Office
2 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Yammer
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.22%) Heroku
3 1 (2.22%) IaaS
3 1 (2.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) Firewall
1 6 (13.33%) WAN
2 5 (11.11%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) DNS
4 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 3 (6.67%) Intranet
4 3 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (4.44%) Skype
5 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.44%) VoIP
5 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.22%) ADSL
6 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.22%) IMAP
6 1 (2.22%) SMTP
6 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.22%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
3 5 (11.11%) Office 365 Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Developer
4 4 (8.89%) IT Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) IT Support
4 4 (8.89%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Project Office Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Network Support
6 2 (4.44%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
1 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.44%) CSS
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.22%) HTML5
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) MAPI
3 1 (2.22%) SOAP
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) CESG
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.44%) Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.22%) Fedora
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Migration
2 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
3 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.44%) Matrix Management
6 2 (4.44%) MVC
6 2 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (4.44%) Service Management
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.22%) Application Rationalisation
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.22%) Change Management
7 1 (2.22%) Content Management
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.22%) Security Management
7 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) C#
2 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
6 1 (2.22%) CCNA
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.22%) CISSP
6 1 (2.22%) MCP
6 1 (2.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) XenApp
2 4 (8.89%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Windows Intune
2 5 (11.11%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (6.67%) Juniper
3 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 2 (4.44%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.22%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Avaya
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) Mitel
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Veeam
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 18 days ago