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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / East Midlands
Rank 65 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 28 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.92% 1.19% 0.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 26.42% 27.54% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 5
Median daily rate £313 £288 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £252 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £485 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £12.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.75 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-6.34% +21.15%

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
106 69 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.26% 4.33% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 46 21
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £12.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £12.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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
Derbyshire -1 7 £350 -26.31% 2
Northamptonshire -4 7 £230 -38.66% 2
Leicestershire +9 6 £313 -36.70% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 5 £325 +18.18% 2
Lincolnshire -3 1 £480 +76.14% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
4 17 (32.08%) Migration
5 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
5 15 (28.30%) Skype for Business
6 14 (26.42%) Windows 10
7 12 (22.64%) Skype
7 12 (22.64%) VMware
8 11 (20.75%) SCCM
9 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
9 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
10 9 (16.98%) Citrix
10 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
11 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
12 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (11.32%) LAN
13 6 (11.32%) WAN
13 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
13 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (11.32%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (9.43%) Advertising
14 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (9.43%) Retail
14 5 (9.43%) SQL
15 4 (7.55%) MS Office
15 4 (7.55%) Windows XP

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 15 (28.30%) SharePoint
1 15 (28.30%) Skype for Business
2 10 (18.87%) MS Exchange
3 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.77%) IIS
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.89%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.89%) CMS
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.77%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.89%) G Suite
4 1 (1.89%) IaaS
4 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) Skype
2 6 (11.32%) LAN
2 6 (11.32%) WAN
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
3 3 (5.66%) Intranet
3 3 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (5.66%) SAN
3 3 (5.66%) VoIP
4 2 (3.77%) Firewall
4 2 (3.77%) MPLS
4 2 (3.77%) PBX
4 2 (3.77%) SNMP
4 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
4 2 (3.77%) VPN
5 1 (1.89%) NAS
5 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) DataStax
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) HBase
3 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
General
1 5 (9.43%) Advertising
1 5 (9.43%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Aerospace
2 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Architect
2 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
2 7 (13.21%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (11.32%) Analyst
3 6 (11.32%) Office 365 Manager
4 4 (7.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.55%) Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (5.66%) Active Directory Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Lync Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (56.60%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows 10
3 10 (18.87%) Windows 7
4 9 (16.98%) Windows Server
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (7.55%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.66%) Windows 8
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.77%) Android
8 2 (3.77%) Linux
8 2 (3.77%) Solaris
8 2 (3.77%) Unix
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Migration
2 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.55%) Change Control
3 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
3 4 (7.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (5.66%) Business Analysis
4 3 (5.66%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.77%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (3.77%) Identity Management
5 2 (3.77%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (3.77%) Test Scripting
5 2 (3.77%) User Stories
5 2 (3.77%) Waterfall
5 2 (3.77%) Web Design
6 1 (1.89%) Defect Management
6 1 (1.89%) Presales
6 1 (1.89%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) Java
3 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCITP
4 2 (3.77%) MCSE
5 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.89%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
4 2 (3.77%) vSphere
4 2 (3.77%) XenApp
4 2 (3.77%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.89%) HDFS
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
2 3 (5.66%) AirWatch
2 3 (5.66%) SCOM
3 2 (3.77%) XenMobile
4 1 (1.89%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 12 (22.64%) VMware
3 9 (16.98%) Citrix
4 3 (5.66%) Apple
5 2 (3.77%) Brocade
5 2 (3.77%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) Google
5 2 (3.77%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) Intel
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Polycom
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.89%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.89%) Dell
6 1 (1.89%) Nintex
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