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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 74 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 14 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.21% 0.31% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.54% 5.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 0
Average daily rate
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£328 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.04%
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
65 55 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 5.61% 5.64% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 39 3
Average daily rate £365 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £463 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+63.46% -30.66%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (81.25%) C#
3 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) Intranet
6 9 (56.25%) User Experience
7 4 (25.00%) NHS
8 2 (12.50%) VMware
8 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
9 1 (6.25%) MCSE
9 1 (6.25%) MCSA
9 1 (6.25%) XHTML
9 1 (6.25%) LDAP
9 1 (6.25%) SQL
9 1 (6.25%) Citrix
9 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (6.25%) XML
9 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
9 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
9 1 (6.25%) Information Security
9 1 (6.25%) Finance
9 1 (6.25%) Migration
9 1 (6.25%) Games
9 1 (6.25%) Internet

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 11 (68.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) XHTML
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Information Security
2 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) McAfee
3 1 (6.25%) Sophos
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