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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 139 173 209
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +36
Contract jobs citing Office 365 60 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.11% 0.59% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.80% 14.96% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 22 14
Average daily rate
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£383 £450 £284
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +58.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £314 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £589 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%
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
303 234 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.63% 3.96% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 160 151
Average daily rate £450 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.21% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £291 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 59 (54.13%) SharePoint
2 37 (33.94%) Microsoft
3 33 (30.28%) Windows
4 30 (27.52%) Active Directory
5 27 (24.77%) SharePoint 2013
6 25 (22.94%) Lync
6 25 (22.94%) .NET
7 24 (22.02%) C#
8 23 (21.10%) SharePoint 2010
9 18 (16.51%) Migration
9 18 (16.51%) MS Office
10 16 (14.68%) Finance
11 14 (12.84%) Windows 7
11 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (12.84%) VMware
12 13 (11.93%) Project Management
12 13 (11.93%) CRM
12 13 (11.93%) ITIL
12 13 (11.93%) MS Exchange
12 13 (11.93%) Dynamics CRM
13 12 (11.01%) Citrix
13 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET
13 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
14 11 (10.09%) HTML
14 11 (10.09%) Visual Studio
14 11 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
16 9 (8.26%) CSS
16 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (8.26%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 59 (54.13%) SharePoint
2 27 (24.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 25 (22.94%) Lync
4 23 (21.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (11.93%) MS Exchange
6 10 (9.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.83%) SAS
8 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.83%) IIS
8 2 (1.83%) Drupal
9 1 (0.92%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.92%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.92%) CMS
9 1 (0.92%) LiveLink
Applications
1 18 (16.51%) MS Office
2 8 (7.34%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.50%) SaaS
3 5 (4.59%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (3.67%) Yammer
4 4 (3.67%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.92%) PaaS
6 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.92%) Force.com
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.92%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.92%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) LAN
1 8 (7.34%) WAN
2 6 (5.50%) Intranet
3 5 (4.59%) Firewall
3 5 (4.59%) Unified Communications
3 5 (4.59%) VPN
3 5 (4.59%) DNS
4 3 (2.75%) SAN
4 3 (2.75%) DHCP
4 3 (2.75%) NAS
5 2 (1.83%) Wireless
5 2 (1.83%) VoIP
5 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.83%) Skype
6 1 (0.92%) WebEx
6 1 (0.92%) LDAP
6 1 (0.92%) FTP
6 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.92%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) PowerCenter
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.92%) FileMaker
3 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (14.68%) Finance
2 7 (6.42%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Advertising
5 3 (2.75%) Law
6 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.83%) Marketing
7 1 (0.92%) French Language
7 1 (0.92%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.92%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.92%) Swedish Language
7 1 (0.92%) Back Office
7 1 (0.92%) Games
7 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (17.43%) Developer
2 15 (13.76%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (11.93%) Analyst
3 13 (11.93%) Consultant
4 10 (9.17%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.26%) SharePoint Consultant
6 8 (7.34%) Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Programme Manager
8 5 (4.59%) Desktop Support
8 5 (4.59%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Support Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) IT Support
9 4 (3.67%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.67%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (3.67%) Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.67%) SharePoint Business Analyst
10 3 (2.75%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.94%) .NET
2 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET
3 11 (10.09%) HTML
4 9 (8.26%) CSS
4 9 (8.26%) jQuery
5 5 (4.59%) HTML5
6 3 (2.75%) Ajax
7 2 (1.83%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.83%) WCF
7 2 (1.83%) REST
7 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.83%) Breeze.js
7 2 (1.83%) Web Services
7 2 (1.83%) XML
7 2 (1.83%) XSL
7 2 (1.83%) XSLT
7 2 (1.83%) XHTML
8 1 (0.92%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.92%) WPF
8 1 (0.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.67%) Public Cloud
2 3 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.83%) Fat Client
3 2 (1.83%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.83%) Clustering
3 2 (1.83%) iPad
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (0.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.92%) User Experience
4 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.92%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.92%) Replication
4 1 (0.92%) BYOD
4 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.28%) Windows
2 14 (12.84%) Windows 7
3 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.59%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.83%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.92%) UNIX
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X Server
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.51%) Migration
2 13 (11.93%) Project Management
2 13 (11.93%) ITIL
2 13 (11.93%) CRM
3 11 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (6.42%) PRINCE2
6 5 (4.59%) Change Management
6 5 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (4.59%) Unit Testing
6 5 (4.59%) Business Analysis
7 4 (3.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (2.75%) Software Delivery
8 3 (2.75%) Service Delivery
8 3 (2.75%) ERP
8 3 (2.75%) Workflow
8 3 (2.75%) Content Management
8 3 (2.75%) Information Management
9 2 (1.83%) MVC
9 2 (1.83%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.02%) C#
2 9 (8.26%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.42%) SQL
4 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.83%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.75%) PMP
3 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.75%) CCNA
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.75%) MCP
3 3 (2.75%) MCSE
4 2 (1.83%) MCSA
4 2 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.83%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.92%) Degree
5 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.92%) CCNP
5 1 (0.92%) MCAD
5 1 (0.92%) MCSD
5 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 30 (27.52%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.59%) XenApp
3 4 (3.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.75%) vSphere
5 2 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.83%) vCloud
5 2 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) SCCM
2 2 (1.83%) SCSM
3 1 (0.92%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.92%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.92%) SCOM
3 1 (0.92%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.92%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.92%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 37 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.84%) VMware
3 12 (11.01%) Citrix
4 4 (3.67%) Apple
4 4 (3.67%) Google
5 3 (2.75%) Nintex
5 3 (2.75%) Dell
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle
5 3 (2.75%) Cisco
6 2 (1.83%) HP
6 2 (1.83%) Informatica
6 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.83%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.83%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.92%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.92%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (0.92%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.92%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.92%) 3PAR
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