The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 3.13% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 66.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £255 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.63%
Office 365
Buckinghamshire

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

Cloud Services Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 4.69% 1.67% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £340 £350 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +94.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £350 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £278
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Shibboleth
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Novell
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) LAN

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Shibboleth
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Novell