The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 38 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 7 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.96% 1.79% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.21% 9.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £338 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +4.83%
Office 365
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
53 98 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.80% 19.48% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 74 24
Median daily rate £413 £400 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +72.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £344 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) DHCP
6 3 (23.08%) CCNA
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) VBScript
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) Cognos
6 3 (23.08%) MCSA
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (23.08%) IIS
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 1 (7.69%) LDAP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Email Migration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) IT Support
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Unix Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Mac OS
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Solaris
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Email Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 3 (23.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNA
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (23.08%) MCSA
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Citrix
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Cognos
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Nintex
5 1 (7.69%) Sophos