The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.58% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.71% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +4.16%
Office 365
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
14 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 7.22% 1.79% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 3
Average daily rate £400 £386 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.55% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 3 £425 - 1
Office 365
South West

Office 365
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Windows

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365 Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Migration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix