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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 80 74 84
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Office 365 17 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 0.88% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 40.48% 27.66% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £356 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.45% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £13.71
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.40%
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
42 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.58% 3.19% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 20 21
Average daily rate £425 £400 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +35.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +29.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £23.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £16.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -50.00%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. 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
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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
Nottinghamshire -12 6 £450 - 2
Leicestershire +3 3 £225 -25.00% 2
Northamptonshire - 3 £400 - 1
Derbyshire -7 1 - - 3
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
3 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
4 13 (35.14%) SharePoint
5 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
6 9 (24.32%) SCCM
6 9 (24.32%) VMware
6 9 (24.32%) C#
7 8 (21.62%) .NET
7 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
7 8 (21.62%) Lync
8 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
8 6 (16.22%) DNS
8 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
8 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
9 5 (13.51%) VoIP
9 5 (13.51%) VLAN
9 5 (13.51%) Office Communications Server
9 5 (13.51%) Migration
9 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
10 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
10 4 (10.81%) jQuery
10 4 (10.81%) Citrix
10 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 13 (35.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.62%) Lync
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (13.51%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (10.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (5.41%) IIS
7 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.70%) LiveLink
8 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Yammer
2 1 (2.70%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) VLAN
2 5 (13.51%) VoIP
2 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.81%) WAN
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 4 (10.81%) Intranet
4 3 (8.11%) PBX
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) MPLS
6 1 (2.70%) SSL
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
6 1 (2.70%) IMAP
6 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.70%) MRTG
6 1 (2.70%) HSRP
6 1 (2.70%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (2.70%) Skype
6 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
1 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Server Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
3 6 (16.22%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (13.51%) Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Server Support
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Server Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Server Administrator
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 5 (13.51%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) jQuery
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.70%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) ISPF
5 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (54.05%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.70%) VMS
6 1 (2.70%) Linux
6 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (13.51%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 3 (8.11%) Document Management
3 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (8.11%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Performance Management
4 2 (5.41%) Requirements Engineering
4 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
4 2 (5.41%) CRM
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) MVC
4 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) ITSM
5 1 (2.70%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.70%) Service Management
5 1 (2.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) C#
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 3 (8.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.70%) OVSD
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 2 (5.41%) Adobe
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Lotus
4 2 (5.41%) Symantec
4 2 (5.41%) Remedy
4 2 (5.41%) McAfee
4 2 (5.41%) Lumension
4 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) Veeam
5 1 (2.70%) Sophos
5 1 (2.70%) BMC
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
Nottinghamshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago