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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 39 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +15
Contract jobs citing Office 365 14 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.54% 1.06% 0.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.14% 14.29% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £183 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+132.87% -47.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £326
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.11%
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 £16.00 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +12.96%

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
58 42 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.53% 7.45% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 29 39
Median daily rate £425 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £360 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +13 12 £425 +157.57% 4
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (30.00%) MS Office
6 5 (25.00%) MCSE
6 5 (25.00%) VoIP
6 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (25.00%) MCITP
6 5 (25.00%) Mimecast
6 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 5 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
8 3 (15.00%) CRM
8 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
9 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (10.00%) Windows Server

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (30.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) VoIP
2 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (10.00%) ADSL
4 1 (5.00%) LAN
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Azure Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) IT Support
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Manager
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Lead
6 1 (5.00%) Rollout Manager
6 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCITP
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.00%) OpenAM
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) ForgeRock
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Sophos