The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 154 174 202
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +28
Contract jobs citing Office 365 57 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.98% 0.40% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.33% 10.31% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 13 18
Average daily rate
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£390 £450 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +47.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £368 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £615 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.40%
Office 365
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
329 223 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.66% 3.87% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 162 143
Average daily rate £450 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £35.50 £21.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.05% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £20.65 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.70 £21.85 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.75 £16.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+42.18% -51.51%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 61 (54.95%) SharePoint
2 38 (34.23%) Microsoft
3 30 (27.03%) Windows
4 29 (26.13%) Active Directory
4 29 (26.13%) Lync
5 28 (25.23%) .NET
6 27 (24.32%) SharePoint 2013
7 23 (20.72%) C#
8 22 (19.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (18.02%) Project Management
9 20 (18.02%) Migration
10 17 (15.32%) Finance
10 17 (15.32%) CRM
10 17 (15.32%) Dynamics CRM
11 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET
12 15 (13.51%) MS Office
12 15 (13.51%) HTML
12 15 (13.51%) VMware
13 14 (12.61%) Citrix
13 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (11.71%) MS Exchange
15 11 (9.91%) SQL
15 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
15 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
15 11 (9.91%) Windows 7
15 11 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2010
15 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (9.01%) ITIL
17 9 (8.11%) LAN
17 9 (8.11%) WAN

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 61 (54.95%) SharePoint
2 29 (26.13%) Lync
3 27 (24.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 22 (19.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (11.71%) MS Exchange
6 11 (9.91%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.70%) IIS
9 3 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.80%) SAS
10 2 (1.80%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.80%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.90%) Drupal
11 1 (0.90%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.90%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.90%) LiveLink
Applications
1 15 (13.51%) MS Office
2 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.80%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (15.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.11%) Yammer
3 5 (4.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (4.50%) SaaS
4 4 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (2.70%) Google Apps
6 2 (1.80%) IaaS
7 1 (0.90%) PaaS
7 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) LAN
1 9 (8.11%) WAN
2 6 (5.41%) DNS
2 6 (5.41%) Intranet
3 5 (4.50%) VPN
3 5 (4.50%) Unified Communications
4 4 (3.60%) DHCP
4 4 (3.60%) Firewall
5 3 (2.70%) SAN
5 3 (2.70%) NAS
6 2 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.90%) VoIP
7 1 (0.90%) LDAP
7 1 (0.90%) SSL
7 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.90%) Wireless
7 1 (0.90%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.90%) Extranet
7 1 (0.90%) MPLS
7 1 (0.90%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) PowerCenter
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.90%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.90%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (15.32%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Banking
3 5 (4.50%) Retail
4 3 (2.70%) Law
4 3 (2.70%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) French Language
6 1 (0.90%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.90%) Swedish Language
6 1 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (18.02%) Developer
2 17 (15.32%) Consultant
3 16 (14.41%) SharePoint Developer
4 13 (11.71%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.91%) Analyst
6 10 (9.01%) Architect
7 8 (7.21%) Programme Manager
7 8 (7.21%) SharePoint Consultant
8 7 (6.31%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 6 (5.41%) CRM Consultant
10 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) SharePoint Business Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Technical Leader
12 3 (2.70%) CRM Business Analyst
12 3 (2.70%) CRM Analyst
12 3 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support
12 3 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (25.23%) .NET
2 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET
3 15 (13.51%) HTML
4 9 (8.11%) jQuery
5 8 (7.21%) CSS
6 7 (6.31%) Ajax
7 6 (5.41%) XML
7 6 (5.41%) XSL
8 4 (3.60%) HTML5
9 2 (1.80%) REST
9 2 (1.80%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.80%) Breeze.js
9 2 (1.80%) Application Packaging
9 2 (1.80%) XSLT
9 2 (1.80%) XHTML
9 2 (1.80%) Web Services
10 1 (0.90%) X-Windows
10 1 (0.90%) WCF
10 1 (0.90%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.60%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.80%) Clustering
2 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.80%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (1.80%) Thin Client
2 2 (1.80%) iPad
3 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.90%) User Experience
3 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
3 1 (0.90%) Replication
3 1 (0.90%) FMCG
3 1 (0.90%) iPhone
3 1 (0.90%) Private Cloud
3 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.03%) Windows
2 11 (9.91%) Windows 7
3 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.41%) Windows 8
4 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.80%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.90%) UNIX
7 1 (0.90%) Linux
7 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X Server
7 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.02%) Project Management
1 20 (18.02%) Migration
2 17 (15.32%) CRM
3 11 (9.91%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (9.01%) ITIL
5 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (7.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.41%) Project Planning
7 6 (5.41%) Resource Management
8 5 (4.50%) Unit Testing
8 5 (4.50%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.50%) Change Management
9 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.70%) Programme Management
10 3 (2.70%) Software Delivery
10 3 (2.70%) Workflow
10 3 (2.70%) ERP
10 3 (2.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.72%) C#
2 11 (9.91%) SQL
3 9 (8.11%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.60%) MCSE
3 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.70%) MCP
4 3 (2.70%) CCNA
4 3 (2.70%) PMP
4 3 (2.70%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.80%) Degree
5 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) MCSA
5 2 (1.80%) CCNP
6 1 (0.90%) MCAD
6 1 (0.90%) MCSD
6 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.90%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 29 (26.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.50%) XenApp
3 3 (2.70%) vSphere
4 2 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.80%) vCloud
4 2 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.90%) Xen
5 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.80%) SCCM
2 1 (0.90%) SCOM
2 1 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.90%) SCSM
2 1 (0.90%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.90%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.90%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (34.23%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.51%) VMware
3 14 (12.61%) Citrix
4 3 (2.70%) NetApp
4 3 (2.70%) Apple
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle
4 3 (2.70%) Cisco
4 3 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (1.80%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.80%) Nintex
5 2 (1.80%) Informatica
5 2 (1.80%) HP
6 1 (0.90%) Dell
6 1 (0.90%) Nortel
6 1 (0.90%) IBM
6 1 (0.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.90%) Remedy
6 1 (0.90%) Websense
6 1 (0.90%) Lotus
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