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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 70 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 15 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.04% 0.13% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.59% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£473 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.09% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £160.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £12.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+15.58% -5.88%
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
41 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.86% 0.87% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 4 1
Average daily rate £375 £363 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -44.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.00 £160.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -11.66%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 - 5 £385 - 3
Northamptonshire - 3 £300 -
Leicestershire +12 2 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (31.25%) Migration
5 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 6 (18.75%) VLAN
8 5 (15.63%) SCCM
8 5 (15.63%) WAN
8 5 (15.63%) LAN
8 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
9 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
9 4 (12.50%) Lotus
9 4 (12.50%) IBM Notes
10 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
10 3 (9.38%) MS Office
11 2 (6.25%) FMCG
11 2 (6.25%) Google
11 2 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (6.25%) Apple
11 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (6.25%) Intranet
11 2 (6.25%) Google Apps

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.50%) IBM Notes
6 2 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (6.25%) Quickr
6 2 (6.25%) Lync
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Google Apps
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) VLAN
2 5 (15.63%) WAN
2 5 (15.63%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) Intranet
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) Extranet
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
4 1 (3.13%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) SNMP
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) DNS
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (28.13%) Consultant
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) SCCM Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Server Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Server Support
6 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) FMCG
2 1 (3.13%) iSeries
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Migration
2 2 (6.25%) Email Migration
3 1 (3.13%) Project Management
3 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.13%) Workflow
3 1 (3.13%) Document Management
3 1 (3.13%) Network Design
3 1 (3.13%) Logistics
3 1 (3.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCITP
2 1 (3.13%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Lotus
4 2 (6.25%) Apple
4 2 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
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