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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 101 154 179
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +25
Contract jobs citing Office 365 64 57 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.88% 0.96% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.99% 15.53% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 13
Median daily rate £398 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.63% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £225 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
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
427 367 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.52% 6.20% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 280 171
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £603 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £28.50 £35.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.71% +67.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £34.30 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £36.70 £21.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-29.54% +29.41%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 59 (53.15%) Microsoft
2 45 (40.54%) Windows
3 44 (39.64%) SharePoint
4 40 (36.04%) Active Directory
5 36 (32.43%) MS Office
5 36 (32.43%) Migration
6 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
7 22 (19.82%) MS Exchange
8 21 (18.92%) VMware
8 21 (18.92%) Skype for Business
9 20 (18.02%) ITIL
10 19 (17.12%) Windows 7
10 19 (17.12%) Windows Server
11 18 (16.22%) Citrix
12 16 (14.41%) Skype
13 15 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (12.61%) PowerShell
14 14 (12.61%) Project Management
14 14 (12.61%) DNS
14 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
14 14 (12.61%) SharePoint 2013
15 13 (11.71%) PRINCE2
16 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
16 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
17 11 (9.91%) Cisco
17 11 (9.91%) C#
17 11 (9.91%) .NET
18 10 (9.01%) Finance
18 10 (9.01%) MCSE

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 44 (39.64%) SharePoint
2 22 (19.82%) MS Exchange
3 21 (18.92%) Skype for Business
4 14 (12.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (9.01%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (3.60%) IIS
10 3 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
11 2 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.90%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 36 (32.43%) MS Office
2 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.80%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.90%) Faxination
3 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.01%) OneDrive
3 8 (7.21%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (7.21%) Mimecast
3 8 (7.21%) Yammer
4 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.80%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.90%) IaaS
5 1 (0.90%) SaaS
5 1 (0.90%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.41%) Skype
2 14 (12.61%) DNS
3 8 (7.21%) Firewall
4 6 (5.41%) Network Security
4 6 (5.41%) SAN
5 5 (4.50%) VPN
6 4 (3.60%) DHCP
6 4 (3.60%) Extranet
7 3 (2.70%) ISDN
7 3 (2.70%) LAN
7 3 (2.70%) NAS
7 3 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 3 (2.70%) WAN
8 2 (1.80%) H.323
8 2 (1.80%) Intranet
8 2 (1.80%) LDAP
8 2 (1.80%) Telepresence
8 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.80%) VoIP
9 1 (0.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.90%) GIS
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.90%) Subversion
General
1 10 (9.01%) Finance
2 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.60%) Law
4 3 (2.70%) Banking
5 2 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (1.80%) Back Office
5 2 (1.80%) Retail
6 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (14.41%) Architect
2 15 (13.51%) Office 365 Engineer
3 13 (11.71%) Support Engineer
4 11 (9.91%) Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Developer
6 9 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Consultant
7 8 (7.21%) Office 365 Architect
8 7 (6.31%) Desktop Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) SharePoint Architect
9 6 (5.41%) Senior Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support
10 5 (4.50%) IT Support
10 5 (4.50%) Support Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Office 365 Consultant
11 4 (3.60%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (9.91%) .NET
2 5 (4.50%) Web Services
3 4 (3.60%) CSS
4 3 (2.70%) HTML
4 3 (2.70%) jQuery
5 2 (1.80%) WAP
6 1 (0.90%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.90%) HTML5
6 1 (0.90%) Sass
6 1 (0.90%) WCF
6 1 (0.90%) XML
6 1 (0.90%) XMPP
6 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.21%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (5.41%) Virtual Team
3 5 (4.50%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.70%) CLARiiON
5 3 (2.70%) PKI
5 3 (2.70%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.80%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.80%) BYOD
6 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.80%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 2 (1.80%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.90%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.90%) iPhone
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (40.54%) Windows
2 19 (17.12%) Windows 7
2 19 (17.12%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (6.31%) Windows 10
5 6 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.60%) Windows Phone
7 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 3 (2.70%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.80%) Android
9 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Migration
2 20 (18.02%) ITIL
3 14 (12.61%) Project Management
4 13 (11.71%) PRINCE2
5 7 (6.31%) Server Virtualisation
5 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.41%) Change Management
6 6 (5.41%) CRM
7 5 (4.50%) Business Analysis
7 5 (4.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (4.50%) Release Management
7 5 (4.50%) Service Management
7 5 (4.50%) Time Management
8 4 (3.60%) Business Continuity
8 4 (3.60%) Capacity Management
8 4 (3.60%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (3.60%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.70%) Information Architecture
9 3 (2.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.91%) C#
3 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.70%) SQL
5 2 (1.80%) C
6 1 (0.90%) Java
6 1 (0.90%) PHP
6 1 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.01%) MCSE
3 6 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (2.70%) MCITP
5 3 (2.70%) MCSA
5 3 (2.70%) MCTS
6 2 (1.80%) MCP
7 1 (0.90%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.90%) CCNA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) Degree
7 1 (0.90%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.90%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (36.04%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (4.50%) XenApp
5 4 (3.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (3.60%) UAG
6 2 (1.80%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.90%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.90%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.90%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (5.41%) SCOM
2 5 (4.50%) SCCM
3 4 (3.60%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.60%) IBM BigFix
3 4 (3.60%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (2.70%) SCSM
5 2 (1.80%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.80%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.90%) Nagios
6 1 (0.90%) Opsview
6 1 (0.90%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.90%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (53.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (18.92%) VMware
3 18 (16.22%) Citrix
4 11 (9.91%) Cisco
5 5 (4.50%) EMC
5 5 (4.50%) IBM
5 5 (4.50%) Symantec
6 4 (3.60%) Dell
6 4 (3.60%) HP
7 3 (2.70%) IronPort
7 3 (2.70%) NetApp
7 3 (2.70%) Polycom
7 3 (2.70%) Postini
7 3 (2.70%) Proofpoint
7 3 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.80%) Becrypt
8 2 (1.80%) Google
8 2 (1.80%) Lotus
8 2 (1.80%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.90%) LANDesk
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