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 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 26 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -3
Contract jobs citing Office 365 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.44% 0.60% 0.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.00% 7.69% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £165 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.25 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +15.38%

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
50 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.33% 7.78% 5.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 15
Median daily rate £453 £505 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.39% +18.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £360 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.25 £10.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 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 19 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) MS Office
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
6 4 (23.53%) VoIP
6 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
6 4 (23.53%) Mimecast
6 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (23.53%) MCITP
6 4 (23.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (17.65%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) CRM
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
8 2 (11.76%) ADSL
8 2 (11.76%) .NET

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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) Skype for Business
3 3 (17.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) VoIP
1 4 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) ADSL
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Azure Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365 Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) IT Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Email Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Lead
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCITP
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) OpenAM
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) ForgeRock
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle