The first table below looks at the demand for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Coventry region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 34 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.60% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £12.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -50.00%
Cloud Services Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.90% 2.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £418 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £22.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-42.69% -11.00%
Office 365
West Midlands

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Office 365
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Online Security
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Online Security
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft