The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 44 66 85
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +19
Contract jobs citing Office 365 28 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.28% 0.83% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.90% 19.05% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 2
Median daily rate £550 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £291 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £394 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+8.47% +9.25%

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

Cloud Services Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
61 42 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.15% 4.38% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 31 27
Median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £306 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £9.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +23 22 £550 +42.85%
Newport Pagnell - 2 £575 -
Amersham - 1 £475 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 29 (72.50%) SC Cleared
1 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
2 21 (52.50%) Windows
3 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
4 18 (45.00%) WAN
5 11 (27.50%) ITIL
5 11 (27.50%) Windows 10
6 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
6 9 (22.50%) Cisco
6 9 (22.50%) Performance Analysis
7 8 (20.00%) Presales
7 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (17.50%) Skype for Business
8 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (17.50%) CCIE
8 7 (17.50%) SQL
9 6 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (15.00%) Migration
9 6 (15.00%) LAN
9 6 (15.00%) DHCP
9 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
9 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (15.00%) VLAN
10 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (12.50%) Ruby
10 5 (12.50%) Data Management
10 5 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
10 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
10 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (17.50%) Skype for Business
3 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (12.50%) Apache Pig
4 5 (12.50%) Apache Spark
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (12.50%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) WAN
2 6 (15.00%) DHCP
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 6 (15.00%) VLAN
3 2 (5.00%) Skype
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) Firewall
4 1 (2.50%) Internet
4 1 (2.50%) Intranet
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (12.50%) Apache Hive
1 5 (12.50%) Big Data
1 5 (12.50%) DataStax
1 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
1 5 (12.50%) HBase
1 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Advertising
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
1 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Architect
2 11 (27.50%) Technical Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Consultant
4 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Office 365 Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Network Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Messaging Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Data Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.00%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Hadoop Consultant
8 1 (2.50%) Messaging Support
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Specialist
8 1 (2.50%) Office 365 Developer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows 10
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Linux
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Unix
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Performance Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) Presales
4 6 (15.00%) Migration
5 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (12.50%) Data Management
5 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.50%) MapReduce
6 4 (10.00%) Change Management
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL V2
6 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.50%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (7.50%) Server Monitoring
7 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.50%) Business Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) CRM
9 1 (2.50%) ITSM
9 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) Java
2 5 (12.50%) Python
2 5 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) SC Cleared
1 29 (72.50%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) CCIE
2 7 (17.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (12.50%) HDFS
2 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (12.50%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.50%) OVSD
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Cisco
3 5 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 3 (7.50%) Riverbed
5 2 (5.00%) Computacenter
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) Aruba
6 1 (2.50%) Dell
6 1 (2.50%) Meraki
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp