The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.62% 0.70% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.64% 13.33% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
Median daily rate £413 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £193 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £381 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Cloud Services Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
47 75 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.84% 5.26% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 18
Median daily rate £425 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £227 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £412
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 9 (34.62%) Finance
3 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
4 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
5 6 (23.08%) Intranet
5 6 (23.08%) TeamSite
5 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Retail
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 5 (19.23%) MS Office
6 5 (19.23%) Change Management
6 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
6 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
7 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) Citrix
7 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 3 (11.54%) VoIP
8 3 (11.54%) DHCP
8 3 (11.54%) DNS
8 3 (11.54%) CA
8 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Banking
8 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
8 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 5 (19.23%) Skype for Business
3 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.85%) Trello
2 1 (3.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Intranet
2 3 (11.54%) DHCP
2 3 (11.54%) DNS
2 3 (11.54%) Skype
2 3 (11.54%) Unified Communications
2 3 (11.54%) VoIP
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Power BI
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 2 (7.69%) Law
5 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Intranet Manager
2 6 (23.08%) Intranet Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Lync Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Information Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Information Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Specialist
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows 10
3 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
4 4 (15.38%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.69%) Information Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.69%) Records Management
6 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Chat Support
7 1 (3.85%) CRM
7 1 (3.85%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.85%) Project Management
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
3 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) TeamSite
2 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Symantec
4 2 (7.69%) Varonis
4 2 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle