The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 50 68 56
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Contract jobs citing Office 365 17 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.62% 0.23% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 45.95% 13.33% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £390 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.20% -9.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £340
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +52.17%
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 Glasgow region.

Cloud Services Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
37 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.69% 1.73% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 1
Median daily rate £275 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.77% -9.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
4 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
5 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (46.15%) Migration
7 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
9 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (34.62%) Skype for Business
10 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
12 6 (23.08%) DNS
12 6 (23.08%) Skype
13 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
13 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
13 5 (19.23%) VMware
13 5 (19.23%) Citrix
14 4 (15.38%) MCSE
14 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
14 4 (15.38%) Degree
15 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
15 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (42.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (34.62%) Skype for Business
4 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (19.23%) OpenStack
6 3 (11.54%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.85%) IIS
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
1 6 (23.08%) Skype
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.85%) DHCP
4 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Messaging Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (3.85%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) jQuery
1 1 (3.85%) XML
1 1 (3.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.85%) PDA
3 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (76.92%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Windows Server
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Migration
2 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Content Management
4 1 (3.85%) Dependency Management
4 1 (3.85%) Email Migration
4 1 (3.85%) High Availability
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Records Management
4 1 (3.85%) Software Licensing
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
4 4 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) MCITP
6 1 (3.85%) MCP
6 1 (3.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) DFS Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Brightmail
3 1 (3.85%) vSphere
3 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Citrix
2 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) HP
4 2 (7.69%) Dell
4 2 (7.69%) IronPort
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus
5 1 (3.85%) Nintex
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.85%) Symantec
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam