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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 47 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 11 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.79% 1.24% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.00% 12.50% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate £413 £294 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.42% -26.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.63%
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
110 72 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.86% 9.92% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 45 7
Average daily rate £431 £325 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.69% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Office 365 Hourly 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cambridge -9 6 £413 +40.42% 4
Peterborough - 2 - - 1
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 4 (23.53%) Unix
4 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 2 (11.76%) LAN
6 2 (11.76%) Python
6 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) MySQL
6 2 (11.76%) B2B
6 2 (11.76%) B2C
6 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
6 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
6 2 (11.76%) nginx
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.88%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) MySQL
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Gerrit
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Service Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Email Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Lync Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (11.76%) OpenJDK
1 2 (11.76%) Spring Boot
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Taxonomies
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
3 4 (23.53%) Unix
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Ubuntu
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 2 (11.76%) B2B
2 2 (11.76%) B2C
2 2 (11.76%) Email Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Citrix
2 4 (23.53%) Cisco
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) VMware