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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 106 131 120
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Contract jobs citing Office 365 20 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.80% 0.27% 0.086%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.24% 11.67% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate
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£501 £355 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.19% -16.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.50%
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
116 60 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 4.67% 2.31% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 37 28
Average daily rate £475 £400 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £452 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £26.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.19% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -26.31%

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 26 February 2015.

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 26 February 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
Hertfordshire +22 11 £503 +39.58% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 5 £344 -14.06% 1
Suffolk - 2 - -
Essex +6 1 - - 3
Bedfordshire - 1 £275 -
Norfolk - - - - 3
Office 365
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (43.33%) Migration
4 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (30.00%) VMware
5 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (26.67%) Lync
7 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
7 7 (23.33%) Citrix
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.67%) Project Management
9 5 (16.67%) DHCP
9 5 (16.67%) DNS
9 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (13.33%) Web Services
10 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (13.33%) Veeam
10 4 (13.33%) Network Security
10 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (10.00%) MCITP
11 3 (10.00%) vSphere
11 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (26.67%) Lync
3 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
4 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) DHCP
1 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) LAN
3 2 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (3.33%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) SAN
4 1 (3.33%) MPLS
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.33%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.33%) Advertising
1 1 (3.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 2 (6.67%) CSS
2 2 (6.67%) SOAP
2 2 (6.67%) jQuery
2 2 (6.67%) OSGi
2 2 (6.67%) REST
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.67%) DataPower
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Migration
2 5 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (6.67%) SOA
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.33%) Release Management
6 1 (3.33%) Test Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) VBA
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 1 (3.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) OpenView
1 3 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Veeam
5 3 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (6.67%) Intel
6 2 (6.67%) Symantec
6 2 (6.67%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.33%) Sophos
7 1 (3.33%) BT
7 1 (3.33%) Spiceworks
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Adobe
7 1 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco
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