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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 55 87 60
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -27
Contract jobs citing Office 365 21 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.08% 0.35% 1.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.86% 13.64% 58.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 3 10
Median daily rate £375 £375 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £335 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £515 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.26 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.62% -3.03%
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
49 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.85% 2.58% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 16
Median daily rate £400 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £275 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £490 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 30 September 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
3 8 (32.00%) MS Office
4 7 (28.00%) Change Management
4 7 (28.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
5 6 (24.00%) Retail
5 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (24.00%) TeamSite
5 6 (24.00%) Intranet
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
7 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
7 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (16.00%) Skype
7 4 (16.00%) Power BI
7 4 (16.00%) Information Management
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) VoIP
8 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (12.00%) Banking
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Intranet
2 4 (16.00%) Skype
2 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (16.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) StarTeam
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Intranet Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Intranet Project Manager
1 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Information Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Lync Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (8.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.00%) AIX
6 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.00%) Information Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Records Management
5 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) MCSA
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
1 2 (8.00%) MCTS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) TeamSite
2 2 (8.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (8.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Citrix
3 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (8.00%) Veritas
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle