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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 54 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.38% 0.75% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 29.41% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -28.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £325 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £325 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.11
% change year-on-year
- +6.82%
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
30 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.13% 2.54% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 6
Average daily rate £388 £450 £456
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -1.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +32.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -53.03%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365.

1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (6.67%) Lync
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) French Language
1 1 (6.67%) German Language
1 1 (6.67%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) CSS3
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) XSD
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
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