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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 80 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 17 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.06% 0.38% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.33% 26.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£273 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £311
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +36.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £16.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -37.44%
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
60 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.75% 1.47% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 1
Average daily rate £438 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -26.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -36.66%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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
Lincolnshire - 7 £195 -
Leicestershire +8 4 - - 1
Derbyshire - 4 - - 1
Northamptonshire 0 1 £350 +40.00%
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (34.62%) Lync
5 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
6 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (26.92%) Migration
7 7 (26.92%) LAN
7 7 (26.92%) MS Office
7 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) Citrix
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (23.08%) WAN
8 6 (23.08%) VMware
8 6 (23.08%) VLAN
9 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
10 4 (15.38%) IBM Notes
10 4 (15.38%) Lotus
10 4 (15.38%) FMCG
10 4 (15.38%) Quickr
10 4 (15.38%) XenApp
10 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
11 3 (11.54%) SCCM
11 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
11 3 (11.54%) Lotus Domino
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Lync
2 9 (34.62%) SharePoint
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (15.38%) IBM Notes
4 4 (15.38%) Quickr
5 3 (11.54%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) Site Server
6 1 (3.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) LAN
2 6 (23.08%) WAN
2 6 (23.08%) VLAN
3 1 (3.85%) PABX
3 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Extranet
3 1 (3.85%) SNMP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) VoIP
3 1 (3.85%) WLAN
3 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (11.54%) Wintel Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
3 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) FMCG
2 2 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 2 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) iSeries
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (73.08%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 5 (19.23%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
6 2 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Migration
2 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Workflow
3 1 (3.85%) Network Design
3 1 (3.85%) Logistics
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) XenApp
2 4 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.85%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
2 6 (23.08%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Lotus
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
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