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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 78 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 15 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.15% 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 39.47% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £15.13 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-8.29% +18.62%
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
38 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.91% 2.27% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 3
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £9.25 - £22.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £18.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 - £26.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -3 12 £350 +7.69% 3
High Wycombe - - - -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) SharePoint
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
4 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
4 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
4 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (42.11%) Lync
5 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (26.32%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 4 (21.05%) Server Monitoring
8 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Change Management
9 2 (10.53%) MS Office
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
10 1 (5.26%) Lumension
10 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 12 (63.16%) SharePoint
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
3 9 (47.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (42.11%) Lync
4 8 (42.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (26.32%) Office Communications Server
5 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) PBX
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Trainer
3 1 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) IT Trainer
3 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Messaging Specialist
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Server Monitoring
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 6 (31.58%) SC Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) Xen
1 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) ZENworks
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Lumension
2 1 (5.26%) EMC
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) VMware
2 1 (5.26%) Altiris