The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 60 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing Office 365 38 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.39% 1.19% 0.80%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 41.30% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 17 0
Median daily rate £413 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.93% -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £16.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.43% -4.41%
Office 365
England

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

Cloud Services Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
114 46 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.17% 2.89% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 34 25
Median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £225 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £14.75 - £23.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 - £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +3 19 £550 +29.41%
Derbyshire - 6 £273 - 4
Leicestershire +16 5 £375 +66.77% 2
Northamptonshire +1 3 £300 -25.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £370 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 54 (65.06%) Windows
2 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
3 28 (33.73%) WAN
4 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
4 27 (32.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (28.92%) SCCM
5 24 (28.92%) Cisco
6 23 (27.71%) LAN
7 21 (25.30%) VPN
8 20 (24.10%) Linux
8 20 (24.10%) Migration
8 20 (24.10%) Windows Server
9 19 (22.89%) VMware
9 19 (22.89%) SharePoint
9 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Intune
10 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (20.48%) MS Exchange
10 17 (20.48%) Mac OS X
10 17 (20.48%) Wireless
10 17 (20.48%) DevOps
11 16 (19.28%) Ansible
11 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (19.28%) Google
11 16 (19.28%) Puppet
12 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
13 14 (16.87%) SharePoint 2013
13 14 (16.87%) Mule
13 14 (16.87%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (16.87%) CISSP
13 14 (16.87%) ITIL

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 19 (22.89%) SharePoint
2 17 (20.48%) MS Exchange
3 14 (16.87%) Mule
3 14 (16.87%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (8.43%) Skype for Business
6 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.61%) IBM Notes
7 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.61%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.41%) CMS
8 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Office
2 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (20.48%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.64%) IaaS
4 5 (6.02%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.41%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.41%) PaaS
5 2 (2.41%) SaaS
6 1 (1.20%) Google Apps
6 1 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 28 (33.73%) WAN
2 23 (27.71%) LAN
3 21 (25.30%) VPN
4 17 (20.48%) Wireless
5 14 (16.87%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (8.43%) SAN
7 6 (7.23%) Skype
8 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.82%) Firewall
9 4 (4.82%) Intranet
10 3 (3.61%) DHCP
10 3 (3.61%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.61%) VoIP
11 2 (2.41%) DNS
11 2 (2.41%) Extranet
11 2 (2.41%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.41%) IPsec
11 2 (2.41%) NAS
11 2 (2.41%) Network Security
11 2 (2.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.82%) Oracle Database
1 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.02%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.61%) Retail
3 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.41%) Local Government
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (32.53%) Architect
2 17 (20.48%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (10.84%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Developer
4 8 (9.64%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Analyst
6 6 (7.23%) Administrator
6 6 (7.23%) Office 365 Engineer
6 6 (7.23%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (4.82%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Specialist
8 4 (4.82%) Support Engineer
8 4 (4.82%) Technical Support
9 3 (3.61%) Programme Manager
9 3 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (3.61%) Trainer
9 3 (3.61%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 2 (2.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.41%) Ajax
3 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.41%) Backbone.js
3 2 (2.41%) CSS
3 2 (2.41%) Entity Framework
3 2 (2.41%) HTML
3 2 (2.41%) HTML5
3 2 (2.41%) jQuery
3 2 (2.41%) JSON
3 2 (2.41%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (2.41%) LINQ
3 2 (2.41%) REST
3 2 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.41%) WCF
3 2 (2.41%) XML
3 2 (2.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.23%) FMCG
3 5 (6.02%) Replication
4 2 (2.41%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.41%) iSeries
4 2 (2.41%) User Experience
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (65.06%) Windows
2 20 (24.10%) Linux
2 20 (24.10%) Windows Server
3 17 (20.48%) Mac OS X
4 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (13.25%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.23%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
9 1 (1.20%) Unix
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.20%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Migration
2 17 (20.48%) DevOps
3 14 (16.87%) ITIL
4 7 (8.43%) TOGAF
5 6 (7.23%) High Availability
6 4 (4.82%) Information Security
6 4 (4.82%) ITIL V3
6 4 (4.82%) Network Design
6 4 (4.82%) Project Management
6 4 (4.82%) Security Patching
6 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (3.61%) Capacity Management
7 3 (3.61%) Coaching
7 3 (3.61%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.61%) Server Virtualisation
7 3 (3.61%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.61%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.82%) C#
2 4 (4.82%) SQL
3 3 (3.61%) Java
3 3 (3.61%) VBScript
4 2 (2.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.20%) VB
5 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.20%) VB6
5 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (16.87%) CISSP
2 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.61%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MCP
4 2 (2.41%) MCSA
4 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) Degree
5 1 (1.20%) HND
5 1 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (60.24%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.82%) vSphere
5 3 (3.61%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (3.61%) XenApp
6 1 (1.20%) BitLocker
6 1 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.20%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (28.92%) SCCM
2 19 (22.89%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (19.28%) Ansible
3 16 (19.28%) Puppet
4 3 (3.61%) SCOM
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.20%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.92%) Cisco
3 19 (22.89%) VMware
4 16 (19.28%) Google
5 14 (16.87%) Palo Alto
6 6 (7.23%) Citrix
6 6 (7.23%) NetApp
7 4 (4.82%) Oracle
8 3 (3.61%) HP
8 3 (3.61%) Lotus
9 2 (2.41%) Apple
9 2 (2.41%) Intel
9 2 (2.41%) Twitter
10 1 (1.20%) Brocade
10 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.20%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (1.20%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.20%) QNAP
10 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.20%) Sophos
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