The first table below looks at the demand for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Cambridge region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.27% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.49% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -50.00%
Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.64% 2.33% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
Office 365
Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Office 365
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) .NET

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft