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 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 61 75 95
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +20
Contract jobs citing Office 365 33 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.15% 0.85% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.48% 32.43% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 0
Average daily rate £273 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.75 £160.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% -87.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
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
71 37 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.63% 2.63% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 25 5
Average daily rate £360 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.75 £160.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.70% -87.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

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 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Nottinghamshire -6 9 £160 -58.44% 1
Lincolnshire - 8 £268 - 2
Leicestershire -6 3 £413 - 3
Northamptonshire +13 2 - - 1
Derbyshire -12 2 £363 - 3
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
6 12 (24.49%) Windows XP
6 12 (24.49%) MS Exchange
7 11 (22.45%) LAN
7 11 (22.45%) WAN
7 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
7 11 (22.45%) VMware
8 10 (20.41%) Migration
8 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
9 9 (18.37%) MS Office
10 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (14.29%) DHCP
11 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
12 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (12.24%) CRM
12 6 (12.24%) SAN
12 6 (12.24%) Cisco
12 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (10.20%) Citrix
14 4 (8.16%) SQL
14 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (6.12%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (24.49%) MS Exchange
1 12 (24.49%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.04%) IIS
5 1 (2.04%) Lync
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) IaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.45%) LAN
1 11 (22.45%) WAN
2 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
3 7 (14.29%) DHCP
4 6 (12.24%) SAN
5 3 (6.12%) VoIP
6 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.04%) DNS
7 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.04%) LDAP
7 1 (2.04%) NAS
7 1 (2.04%) Skype
7 1 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Capybara
1 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.08%) Advertising
1 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Electronics
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Local Government
2 1 (2.04%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.69%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (16.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Analyst
5 5 (10.20%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Deployment Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Developer
6 4 (8.16%) IT Support
6 4 (8.16%) SAN Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) SAN Support
6 4 (8.16%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) VMware Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Support
7 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
1 1 (2.04%) REST
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 19 (38.78%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Windows XP
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.04%) Linux
7 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Migration
2 6 (12.24%) CRM
3 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.12%) Project Management
4 3 (6.12%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.08%) Identity Management
5 2 (4.08%) Information Security
5 2 (4.08%) Time Management
6 1 (2.04%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.04%) Kanban
6 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.04%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.04%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.04%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) MCP
1 1 (2.04%) MCSA
1 1 (2.04%) MCSE
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.45%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) Shibboleth
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
1 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.04%) SCOM
1 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.45%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) Cisco
4 5 (10.20%) Citrix
5 1 (2.04%) Avaya
5 1 (2.04%) Dell
5 1 (2.04%) Facebook
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) HP
5 1 (2.04%) NetApp
5 1 (2.04%) Novell
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Twitter
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