The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 74 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.20% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.00% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £105 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +18.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £26.38
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -38.38%
Office 365
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
20 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.36% 2.03% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Average daily rate £406 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £242 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £527 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £48.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-4.87% -26.78%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Watford - 2 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (14.29%) XenServer
3 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Migration
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Budget Control
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Wyse
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle