The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 64 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing Office 365 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.89% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.28% 13.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.69 £15.13 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-16.13% +18.62%
Office 365
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
43 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.48% 2.56% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 4
Average daily rate £419 £190 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.39% -52.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £190 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £385 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £11.50 -
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 Cambridgeshire

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
Peterborough - 4 £375 -
Cambridge +2 2 - - 1
Huntingdon - - - -
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) MCTS
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (10.00%) MCSE
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
5 1 (10.00%) DNS

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Environment Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Test Environment Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Test Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Email Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Dell
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Business Objects