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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 77 87 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 15 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.97% 0.28% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.45% 20.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£351 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £11.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+14.89% -24.19%
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
33 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.14% 1.41% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 3
Average daily rate £375 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £16.75 £9.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £12.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+70.00% -33.33%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -2 9 £385 - 1
Northamptonshire - 4 £513 - 3
Derbyshire - 2 £225 - 3
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
6 10 (29.41%) VMware
6 10 (29.41%) Migration
7 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
7 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (23.53%) SCCM
8 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (20.59%) VLAN
9 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
10 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
10 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (14.71%) WAN
12 4 (11.76%) LAN
12 4 (11.76%) Lync
13 3 (8.82%) Office Communications Server
13 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (8.82%) MS Office
13 3 (8.82%) DHCP
13 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
13 3 (8.82%) DNS
13 3 (8.82%) VoIP
13 3 (8.82%) Cisco
13 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
5 4 (11.76%) Lync
6 3 (8.82%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (5.88%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (2.94%) IIS
8 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) VLAN
2 5 (14.71%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.82%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) Intranet
5 2 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) MPLS
6 1 (2.94%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (2.94%) HSRP
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) SSL
6 1 (2.94%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 7 (20.59%) Consultant
2 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Server Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Server Support
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.88%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Server Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) ISPF
1 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (26.47%) Windows 7
4 6 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Change Management
3 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.88%) Performance Management
3 2 (5.88%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Email Migration
4 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.94%) Network Management
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
4 1 (2.94%) Document Management
4 1 (2.94%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (2.94%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL
4 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C#
1 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCITP
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.94%) vSphere
3 1 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco
4 2 (5.88%) Lotus
4 2 (5.88%) Apple
4 2 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (2.94%) Veeam
5 1 (2.94%) Lumension
5 1 (2.94%) HP
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
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