The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 68 110 120
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +10
Contract jobs citing Office 365 57 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.25% 0.86% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.62% 13.69% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 15 9
Average daily rate £350 £356 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% -10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £188 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £469 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% +48.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +56.52%
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 of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
252 168 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.93% 6.31% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 120 68
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £625 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +0.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +69.49%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Office 365 across the East of England region.

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the East of England region.

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Hertfordshire +20 19 £220 -48.83% 6
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £413 +40.42% 6
Norfolk +3 8 £391 +272.61% 1
Bedfordshire +6 7 £450 +125.00% 3
Suffolk +8 6 £138 - 1
Essex +4 6 £350 +32.07% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 60 (60.61%) Windows
2 58 (58.59%) Active Directory
3 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 30 (30.30%) Citrix
5 29 (29.29%) MS Exchange
6 26 (26.26%) Migration
7 23 (23.23%) VMware
8 22 (22.22%) MS Office
9 21 (21.21%) Windows Server
10 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
11 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
12 16 (16.16%) DNS
12 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (15.15%) Windows 7
13 15 (15.15%) Skype for Business
13 15 (15.15%) Windows XP
13 15 (15.15%) ITIL
14 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (12.12%) DHCP
15 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (11.11%) Cisco
16 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (10.10%) SQL
17 10 (10.10%) Windows 8
18 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
18 9 (9.09%) IBM Notes
18 9 (9.09%) Lotus
18 9 (9.09%) SCCM
18 9 (9.09%) XenApp

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 29 (29.29%) MS Exchange
2 20 (20.20%) SharePoint
3 15 (15.15%) Skype for Business
4 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (9.09%) IBM Notes
6 6 (6.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (5.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.03%) IBM Domino
8 3 (3.03%) IIS
9 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.02%) nginx
10 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (22.22%) MS Office
2 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.05%) Yammer
4 4 (4.04%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.02%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.02%) SaaS
6 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (16.16%) DNS
2 12 (12.12%) DHCP
3 8 (8.08%) Firewall
4 7 (7.07%) SAN
5 5 (5.05%) VoIP
5 5 (5.05%) VPN
6 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.04%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 3 (3.03%) LDAP
7 3 (3.03%) NAS
7 3 (3.03%) Skype
8 2 (2.02%) LAN
8 2 (2.02%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.02%) WAN
9 1 (1.01%) Network Security
9 1 (1.01%) PABX
9 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.01%) VLAN
9 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.02%) MySQL
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Gerrit
General
1 7 (7.07%) Advertising
1 7 (7.07%) Finance
2 6 (6.06%) Retail
3 3 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (1.01%) Local Government
4 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (27.27%) Analyst
2 15 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 14 (14.14%) Support Engineer
4 12 (12.12%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (10.10%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.10%) Service Analyst
5 10 (10.10%) Service Desk Analyst
6 9 (9.09%) Consultant
7 8 (8.08%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 8 (8.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (8.08%) Office 365 Manager
8 7 (7.07%) IT Analyst
8 7 (7.07%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (6.06%) Desktop Support
10 5 (5.05%) Architect
10 5 (5.05%) Infrastructure Support
10 5 (5.05%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.07%) Web Services
2 2 (2.02%) COM
2 2 (2.02%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (2.02%) OpenJDK
2 2 (2.02%) Spring Boot
2 2 (2.02%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.03%) iPhone
5 2 (2.02%) Chemistry
5 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.02%) Physics
5 2 (2.02%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.01%) Clustering
6 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.01%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.01%) FMCG
6 1 (1.01%) iPad
6 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.01%) PKI
6 1 (1.01%) PMI
6 1 (1.01%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (60.61%) Windows
2 21 (21.21%) Windows Server
3 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (15.15%) Windows 7
4 15 (15.15%) Windows XP
5 12 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (10.10%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.05%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.04%) Android
8 4 (4.04%) Unix
8 4 (4.04%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.02%) Linux
9 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (26.26%) Migration
2 15 (15.15%) ITIL
3 8 (8.08%) Project Management
4 6 (6.06%) Change Control
5 5 (5.05%) ITSM
5 5 (5.05%) Project Governance
5 5 (5.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.04%) Email Migration
6 4 (4.04%) Service Delivery
6 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (3.03%) CRM
7 3 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.03%) Document Management
7 3 (3.03%) Project Planning
7 3 (3.03%) Software Licensing
7 3 (3.03%) Supplier Management
8 2 (2.02%) B2B
8 2 (2.02%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.10%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.05%) Java
4 2 (2.02%) Python
4 2 (2.02%) VBA
5 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.01%) PHP
5 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.02%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.01%) CISA
4 1 (1.01%) CISM
4 1 (1.01%) CISSP
4 1 (1.01%) Degree
4 1 (1.01%) MCSA
4 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) PMP
4 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) SLA
2 2 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.02%) QA
System Software
1 58 (58.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.09%) XenApp
4 4 (4.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (4.04%) MetaFrame
4 4 (4.04%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.02%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.02%) Docker
6 2 (2.02%) Xen
7 1 (1.01%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.01%) NFS
7 1 (1.01%) UAG
7 1 (1.01%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (9.09%) SCCM
2 4 (4.04%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.04%) Bacula
2 4 (4.04%) SCOM
2 4 (4.04%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.01%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.01%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.30%) Citrix
3 23 (23.23%) VMware
4 11 (11.11%) Cisco
5 9 (9.09%) Lotus
6 6 (6.06%) Symantec
7 4 (4.04%) IBM
8 3 (3.03%) EMC
8 3 (3.03%) NetApp
8 3 (3.03%) Oracle
8 3 (3.03%) Sophos
9 2 (2.02%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.02%) Apple
9 2 (2.02%) Avaya
9 2 (2.02%) Infor
9 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.02%) SAP
10 1 (1.01%) F5
10 1 (1.01%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.01%) PlateSpin
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