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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 71 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 16 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.41% 1.44% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.98% 23.23% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 1
Median daily rate £380 £540 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +31.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
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
89 99 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.83% 6.19% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 64 17
Median daily rate £520 £509 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +35.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (47.83%) Windows
3 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
4 17 (36.96%) SharePoint
4 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
5 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (34.78%) VMware
6 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
7 13 (28.26%) Migration
8 10 (21.74%) DNS
9 9 (19.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (17.39%) Dell
10 8 (17.39%) MS Office
10 8 (17.39%) SCCM
10 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
11 7 (15.22%) DHCP
12 6 (13.04%) HP
12 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.04%) Firewall
12 6 (13.04%) Skype for Business
13 5 (10.87%) Structured Cabling
13 5 (10.87%) Software Licensing
13 5 (10.87%) vMotion
13 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Licensing
13 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (10.87%) NETGEAR
13 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
13 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (10.87%) SonicWALL

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 17 (36.96%) SharePoint
2 9 (19.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (13.04%) Skype for Business
4 5 (10.87%) SAS
5 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
6 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.17%) IIS
7 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.74%) DNS
2 7 (15.22%) DHCP
3 6 (13.04%) Firewall
4 5 (10.87%) DSL
4 5 (10.87%) Internet
4 5 (10.87%) iSCSI
4 5 (10.87%) MPLS
4 5 (10.87%) Structured Cabling
4 5 (10.87%) VRRP
5 2 (4.35%) Network Security
5 2 (4.35%) Skype
5 2 (4.35%) VoIP
6 1 (2.17%) HTTP
6 1 (2.17%) SNMP
6 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.17%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.52%) Bitbucket
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.70%) Advertising
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Architect
1 8 (17.39%) Consultant
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) SharePoint Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Design Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.52%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Principal Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Principal Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) CSS3
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.17%) COM
3 1 (2.17%) jQuery
3 1 (2.17%) React
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) WCF
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Licensing
2 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.35%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server
2 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Android
4 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
4 1 (2.17%) Unix
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Migration
2 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.87%) Software Licensing
3 4 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (6.52%) CRM
4 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (6.52%) ITIL
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
4 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
4 3 (6.52%) Server Building
4 3 (6.52%) Web Development
5 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.35%) ERP
5 2 (4.35%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.35%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (4.35%) SFIA
5 2 (4.35%) Software Architecture
6 1 (2.17%) Case Management
6 1 (2.17%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (2.17%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) SQL
4 3 (6.52%) C#
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.17%) CCNA
1 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.17%) CISSP
1 1 (2.17%) CLAS
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
1 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.17%) MCSE
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (45.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) SCCM
2 5 (10.87%) vMotion
3 4 (8.70%) SCOM
4 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.17%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (34.78%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Dell
4 6 (13.04%) HP
5 5 (10.87%) NETGEAR
5 5 (10.87%) SonicWALL
6 3 (6.52%) Atlassian
6 3 (6.52%) Brocade
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.17%) Apple
8 1 (2.17%) Citrix
8 1 (2.17%) Nintex
8 1 (2.17%) Sage