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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 87 97 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs citing Office 365 26 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.79% 0.43% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.57% 9.86% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 1
Median daily rate £375 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +4.83%
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
148 71 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.20% 4.38% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 56 25
Median daily rate £500 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
4 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (36.17%) Windows Server
5 15 (31.91%) VMware
6 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (25.53%) DNS
8 11 (23.40%) HP
8 11 (23.40%) Skype for Business
9 10 (21.28%) Dell
10 9 (19.15%) DHCP
10 9 (19.15%) Firewall
10 9 (19.15%) SCCM
10 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (17.02%) Migration
11 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.02%) MS Office
12 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
13 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
13 6 (12.77%) Software Licensing
13 6 (12.77%) Scrum
14 5 (10.64%) SonicWALL
14 5 (10.64%) Video Editing
14 5 (10.64%) Games
14 5 (10.64%) e-Learning
14 5 (10.64%) SAS
14 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.64%) Cisco

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 11 (23.40%) Skype for Business
2 5 (10.64%) SAS
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Office
2 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.13%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) DNS
2 9 (19.15%) DHCP
2 9 (19.15%) Firewall
3 5 (10.64%) DSL
3 5 (10.64%) Internet
3 5 (10.64%) Intranet
3 5 (10.64%) iSCSI
3 5 (10.64%) MPLS
3 5 (10.64%) Structured Cabling
3 5 (10.64%) VRRP
4 4 (8.51%) FTP
4 4 (8.51%) VoIP
5 3 (6.38%) Network Security
6 2 (4.26%) SAN
6 2 (4.26%) Skype
6 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.26%) VPN
7 1 (2.13%) SNMP
7 1 (2.13%) SSL
7 1 (2.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Big Data
3 1 (2.13%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.13%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (2.13%) QlikView
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) MSI
3 1 (2.13%) Protractor
3 1 (2.13%) Selenium
3 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (10.64%) Games
2 4 (8.51%) Publishing
3 3 (6.38%) iGaming
4 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Architect
1 9 (19.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 5 (10.64%) Server Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.51%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Design Engineer
3 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Principal Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Principal Solutions Architect
4 3 (6.38%) Product Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (4.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.26%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
1 1 (2.13%) CSS3
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) HTML5
1 1 (2.13%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) e-Learning
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Licensing
1 5 (10.64%) Social Media
1 5 (10.64%) Video Editing
2 4 (8.51%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.38%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) CESG
4 1 (2.13%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.13%) CMDB
4 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Windows Server
2 17 (36.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.26%) Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Android
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (17.02%) Migration
3 6 (12.77%) Scrum
3 6 (12.77%) Software Licensing
3 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
4 5 (10.64%) Open Source
5 4 (8.51%) CRM
5 4 (8.51%) ERP
5 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.51%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (8.51%) Web Development
6 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (6.38%) ITIL
6 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.26%) Data Entry
7 2 (4.26%) ITSM
7 2 (4.26%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.38%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) PHP
3 3 (6.38%) SQL
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.26%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) CCNA
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) CITP
4 1 (2.13%) CLAS
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (51.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.89%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (19.15%) SCCM
2 5 (10.64%) vMotion
3 3 (6.38%) Opsview
4 2 (4.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (4.26%) SCOM
5 1 (2.13%) Graphite
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.13%) SCSM
5 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.91%) VMware
3 11 (23.40%) HP
4 10 (21.28%) Dell
5 5 (10.64%) Apple
5 5 (10.64%) Cisco
5 5 (10.64%) NETGEAR
5 5 (10.64%) SonicWALL
6 4 (8.51%) Adobe
6 4 (8.51%) Citrix
6 4 (8.51%) Twitter
7 3 (6.38%) Brocade
8 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
8 2 (4.26%) Avaya
8 2 (4.26%) Equitrac
8 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.13%) Google
9 1 (2.13%) Juniper
9 1 (2.13%) Nintex