The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.47% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£150 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £11.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+52.17% -8.00%
Office 365
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
6 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.47% 0.45% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Average daily rate £150 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 - £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £180 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -52.29%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Canterbury - 3 £150 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Lync
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) BCP
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) VBScript
5 1 (11.11%) MS Office
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) Adobe
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 (22.22%) Lync
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Information Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
1 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) BCP
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) Data Security
2 1 (11.11%) Security Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Adobe