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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 62 83 84
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +1
Contract jobs citing Office 365 9 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.73% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 17.19% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £450 £320 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -19.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £193 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
Office 365
Scotland

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
54 64 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.95% 4.24% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 17
Median daily rate £400 £300 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £272 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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 8 December 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Migration
3 11 (37.93%) Windows
4 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
4 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
4 9 (31.03%) Finance
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
5 8 (27.59%) MS Office
5 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
6 7 (24.14%) Change Management
6 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
7 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
7 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
7 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (20.69%) Retail
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (20.69%) TeamSite
7 6 (20.69%) Citrix
7 6 (20.69%) Intranet
8 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
8 5 (17.24%) Scrum
8 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (13.79%) Skype
9 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
9 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (13.79%) ITIL
9 4 (13.79%) SQL

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 9 (31.03%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.69%) Skype for Business
3 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
1 8 (27.59%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) Intranet
2 4 (13.79%) Skype
2 4 (13.79%) Unified Communications
2 4 (13.79%) VoIP
3 3 (10.34%) DHCP
3 3 (10.34%) DNS
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
5 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Power BI
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) StarTeam
1 2 (6.90%) WinDbg
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Law
5 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Intranet Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Intranet Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business Information Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Information Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Lync Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.45%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 10
3 7 (24.14%) Windows 7
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) AIX
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Migration
2 7 (24.14%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Scrum
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
5 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) Information Management
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (6.90%) Records Management
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (6.90%) Smoke Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.45%) Chat Support
8 1 (3.45%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.45%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.90%) MCITP
1 2 (6.90%) MCSA
1 2 (6.90%) MCSE
1 2 (6.90%) MCTS
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
3 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) TeamSite
2 2 (6.90%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (6.90%) Netcool
2 2 (6.90%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCOM
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Citrix
3 3 (10.34%) CA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Intel Security
4 2 (6.90%) Symantec
4 2 (6.90%) Varonis
4 2 (6.90%) Veritas
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle