The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 83 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Contract jobs citing Office 365 19 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.25% 0.55% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.96% 9.41% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 1
Median daily rate £550 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +61.36%
Office 365
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
112 85 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.40% 5.87% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 21
Median daily rate £500 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
4 11 (32.35%) MS Office
4 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
5 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (17.65%) DNS
7 6 (17.65%) Citrix
7 6 (17.65%) Intranet
7 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
8 5 (14.71%) Scrum
8 5 (14.71%) e-Learning
8 5 (14.71%) Apple
8 5 (14.71%) HP
8 5 (14.71%) Dell
8 5 (14.71%) Open Source
8 5 (14.71%) SCCM
8 5 (14.71%) Video Editing
9 4 (11.76%) JIRA
9 4 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (11.76%) Social Media
9 4 (11.76%) Adobe
9 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
9 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
9 4 (11.76%) FTP
9 4 (11.76%) VMware
9 4 (11.76%) Finance

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 10 (29.41%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Office
2 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) DNS
1 6 (17.65%) Intranet
2 4 (11.76%) FTP
3 3 (8.82%) DHCP
3 3 (8.82%) Firewall
4 2 (5.88%) SAN
4 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.88%) VoIP
4 2 (5.88%) VPN
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.94%) Network Security
5 1 (2.94%) SSL
5 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
1 1 (2.94%) QlikView
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) MSI
3 1 (2.94%) Protractor
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
1 4 (11.76%) Games
1 4 (11.76%) Publishing
2 3 (8.82%) iGaming
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support
2 4 (11.76%) Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Architect
2 4 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Consultant
2 4 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
3 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Desktop Migration Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Product Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.94%) Software Packaging
1 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) e-Learning
1 5 (14.71%) Video Editing
2 4 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (11.76%) Social Media
3 3 (8.82%) Learning Management System
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) CMDB
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) PKI
5 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.94%) Android
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) Waterfall
3 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) CRM
5 2 (5.88%) Data Entry
5 2 (5.88%) ERP
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.94%) High Availability
6 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.94%) Matrix Management
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) CITP
3 1 (2.94%) MCSA
3 1 (2.94%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
3 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Opsview
3 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Graphite
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.94%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) SCSM
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Citrix
3 5 (14.71%) Apple
3 5 (14.71%) Dell
3 5 (14.71%) HP
4 4 (11.76%) Adobe
4 4 (11.76%) Twitter
4 4 (11.76%) VMware
5 3 (8.82%) Brocade
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
6 2 (5.88%) Avaya
6 2 (5.88%) Equitrac
6 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) F5
7 1 (2.94%) Juniper
7 1 (2.94%) OpenText
7 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com