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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 56 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.12% 0.14% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.81% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £385
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £12.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+47.91% -4.00%
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
54 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.54% 1.39% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 5
Average daily rate £338 £328 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -40.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
Cambridge +11 8 £250 -37.50% 3
Peterborough - - - - 3
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (41.67%) Lync
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
5 4 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) DNS
5 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 2 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (16.67%) Change Control
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (8.33%) Yammer

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) Lync
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) DHCP
1 4 (33.33%) DNS
1 4 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
1 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support
2 1 (8.33%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
2 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Implementation Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
2 1 (8.33%) Environment Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco