The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England / London
Rank 104 141 233
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +92
Contract jobs citing Office 365 455 351 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.38% 1.63% 0.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.42% 17.87% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 255 121
Median daily rate £405 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £197 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Median hourly rate £19.00 £10.00 £17.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -43.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.40 £18.80 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +18.51%

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

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2951 1964 1334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.42% 9.14% 6.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2226 1449 922
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 29
Median hourly rate £20.67 £27.27 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% -5.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.00 £48.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.23% -13.35%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in London

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in London

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in London

Office 365
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Office 365 Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the London region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 66 £450 +38.99% 19
West End of London +11 9 £500 +217.46% 5
Kingston Upon Thames -5 6 £290 - 1
Hounslow +3 5 - - 1
Canary Wharf +1 5 £375 -34.78%
Croydon +7 4 £450 +5.88% 1
Westminster +1 3 £380 -7.87% 1
Chiswick - 3 £185 - 1
Uxbridge +5 2 £395 -18.97% 1
Wembley +5 2 £200 -
Docklands, London -3 2 - -
Bromley - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 £143 -
Hackney - 1 £275 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 473 (49.53%) Microsoft
2 457 (47.85%) Windows
3 387 (40.52%) Active Directory
4 344 (36.02%) SharePoint
5 324 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
6 278 (29.11%) Migration
7 178 (18.64%) Skype for Business
8 163 (17.07%) MS Excel
9 150 (15.71%) Windows Server
10 141 (14.76%) Windows 10
11 140 (14.66%) Skype
12 137 (14.35%) SQL Server
13 135 (14.14%) MS Exchange
14 131 (13.72%) MS Office
15 124 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
16 113 (11.83%) VMware
17 111 (11.62%) SCCM
18 108 (11.31%) Windows 7
19 104 (10.89%) PowerShell
19 104 (10.89%) Finance
20 99 (10.37%) ITIL
21 91 (9.53%) SQL
22 89 (9.32%) Security Cleared
23 87 (9.11%) OneDrive
24 79 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
25 78 (8.17%) .NET
26 74 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
27 73 (7.64%) Azure Active Directory
27 73 (7.64%) SC Cleared
27 73 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 344 (36.02%) SharePoint
2 178 (18.64%) Skype for Business
3 135 (14.14%) MS Exchange
4 67 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 55 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 51 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 39 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
7 39 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
8 29 (3.04%) IIS
9 22 (2.30%) SharePoint Server
10 21 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 13 (1.36%) Office Communications Server
12 12 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (0.63%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.42%) Apache
14 4 (0.42%) CMS
15 3 (0.31%) Kentico
15 3 (0.31%) OpenStack
Applications
1 163 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 131 (13.72%) MS Office
3 13 (1.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.94%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.94%) MS Project
5 5 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
8 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 67 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (1.78%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.21%) Magento
5 1 (0.10%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.10%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 324 (33.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (9.11%) OneDrive
3 73 (7.64%) Azure Active Directory
4 68 (7.12%) Yammer
5 61 (6.39%) Amazon AWS
6 57 (5.97%) IaaS
7 31 (3.25%) SaaS
8 26 (2.72%) PaaS
9 8 (0.84%) G Suite
10 6 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 5 (0.52%) GitHub
12 3 (0.31%) Akamai
12 3 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.21%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.21%) AWS OpsWorks
14 1 (0.10%) AWS CloudTrail
14 1 (0.10%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 140 (14.66%) Skype
2 72 (7.54%) DNS
3 70 (7.33%) VPN
4 59 (6.18%) DHCP
5 56 (5.86%) WAN
6 48 (5.03%) LAN
7 47 (4.92%) Firewall
8 29 (3.04%) Intranet
9 26 (2.72%) Internet
9 26 (2.72%) Network Security
9 26 (2.72%) SAN
9 26 (2.72%) Unified Communications
10 23 (2.41%) TCP/IP
11 20 (2.09%) Wireless
12 18 (1.88%) LDAP
12 18 (1.88%) VoIP
13 17 (1.78%) VLAN
14 14 (1.47%) MPLS
15 11 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (1.05%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 31 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (1.47%) MS Access
6 14 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
7 12 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
8 10 (1.05%) Power BI
8 10 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (0.42%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.31%) MySQL
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.31%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 19 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (1.68%) JIRA
3 7 (0.73%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.52%) Visual Studio
4 5 (0.52%) Zephyr
5 4 (0.42%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (0.31%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.21%) FxCop
7 2 (0.21%) MSI
7 2 (0.21%) StyleCop
8 1 (0.10%) Ant
8 1 (0.10%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.10%) Maven
8 1 (0.10%) MorphX
8 1 (0.10%) QAComplete
8 1 (0.10%) Subversion
8 1 (0.10%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.10%) TestComplete
General
1 104 (10.89%) Finance
2 60 (6.28%) Retail
3 31 (3.25%) Advertising
4 19 (1.99%) Legal
5 10 (1.05%) Banking
6 9 (0.94%) Back Office
6 9 (0.94%) Marketing
7 7 (0.73%) Publishing
8 6 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.63%) Law
8 6 (0.63%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.52%) French Language
10 3 (0.31%) Local Government
11 2 (0.21%) Billing
11 2 (0.21%) German Language
11 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.21%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.10%) Electronics
12 1 (0.10%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 170 (17.80%) Architect
2 115 (12.04%) Consultant
3 93 (9.74%) Analyst
4 81 (8.48%) Support Engineer
5 76 (7.96%) Developer
6 69 (7.23%) Project Manager
7 63 (6.60%) Office 365 Architect
8 60 (6.28%) Office 365 Engineer
9 49 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 48 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 43 (4.50%) SharePoint Developer
12 42 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
13 41 (4.29%) Azure Architect
14 40 (4.19%) Infrastructure Architect
15 39 (4.08%) Office 365 Manager
16 38 (3.98%) Administrator
17 36 (3.77%) Desktop Support
18 35 (3.66%) Technical Architect
19 33 (3.46%) Cloud Architect
19 33 (3.46%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (8.17%) .NET
2 39 (4.08%) HTML
3 33 (3.46%) jQuery
4 32 (3.35%) CSS
5 30 (3.14%) COM
6 28 (2.93%) Web Services
7 19 (1.99%) XML
8 16 (1.68%) ASP.NET
9 15 (1.57%) SAML
10 12 (1.26%) RESTful
10 12 (1.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (1.15%) REST
12 9 (0.94%) SPServices
13 8 (0.84%) HTML5
13 8 (0.84%) OAuth
13 8 (0.84%) OpenID
14 7 (0.73%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (0.73%) SOAP
14 7 (0.73%) WCF
15 6 (0.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 36 (3.77%) PKI
4 27 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 22 (2.30%) User Experience
6 19 (1.99%) Virtual Team
7 16 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
8 15 (1.57%) Taxonomies
9 11 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.05%) Clustering
10 10 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (1.05%) NHS
11 8 (0.84%) Blackberry
11 8 (0.84%) Life Science
12 7 (0.73%) e-Learning
12 7 (0.73%) FMCG
12 7 (0.73%) Mobile App
12 7 (0.73%) Private Cloud
13 6 (0.63%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 457 (47.85%) Windows
2 150 (15.71%) Windows Server
3 141 (14.76%) Windows 10
4 108 (11.31%) Windows 7
5 73 (7.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 36 (3.77%) Windows 8
8 29 (3.04%) Windows XP
9 28 (2.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 19 (1.99%) Linux
11 12 (1.26%) Android
12 11 (1.15%) Apple iOS
12 11 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 7 (0.73%) Unix
14 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.10%) pSOS
16 1 (0.10%) SUSE
16 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 278 (29.11%) Migration
2 124 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
3 99 (10.37%) ITIL
4 79 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
5 73 (7.64%) Project Management
6 72 (7.54%) CRM
7 59 (6.18%) TOGAF
8 58 (6.07%) PRINCE2
9 56 (5.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (4.61%) Document Management
11 40 (4.19%) Change Management
12 38 (3.98%) Business Analysis
13 34 (3.56%) Identity Access Management
14 32 (3.35%) Enterprise Architecture
14 32 (3.35%) SDLC
14 32 (3.35%) Waterfall
15 31 (3.25%) Case Management
16 30 (3.14%) Data Management
17 29 (3.04%) Presales
17 29 (3.04%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 104 (10.89%) PowerShell
2 91 (9.53%) SQL
3 60 (6.28%) C#
4 41 (4.29%) JavaScript
5 26 (2.72%) C
6 22 (2.30%) VB
7 20 (2.09%) VBA
8 16 (1.68%) VB.NET
8 16 (1.68%) VB6
9 13 (1.36%) Java
10 6 (0.63%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.42%) C++
11 4 (0.42%) Python
11 4 (0.42%) VBScript
12 3 (0.31%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.31%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.21%) Perl
13 2 (0.21%) Scala
14 1 (0.10%) PHP
14 1 (0.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 89 (9.32%) Security Cleared
2 73 (7.64%) SC Cleared
3 71 (7.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (5.24%) Degree
5 38 (3.98%) MCSE
6 35 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
7 27 (2.83%) CCNA
8 24 (2.51%) MCITP
9 17 (1.78%) MCSA
10 14 (1.47%) PMI Certification
10 14 (1.47%) PMP
11 12 (1.26%) CCNP
11 12 (1.26%) MCP
12 10 (1.05%) CCIE
12 10 (1.05%) MCTS
13 8 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (0.84%) MCSD
14 7 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
15 6 (0.63%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.09%) SLA
2 15 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 15 (1.57%) PMO
3 9 (0.94%) QA
4 4 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.10%) BS7799
5 1 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 387 (40.52%) Active Directory
2 62 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (4.71%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.09%) XenApp
5 15 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.73%) vSphere
9 6 (0.63%) VMware ESX
9 6 (0.63%) XenDesktop
10 4 (0.42%) ISA Server
11 3 (0.31%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.31%) UAG
11 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.21%) Docker
12 2 (0.21%) NDS
12 2 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.21%) vCloud
12 2 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 111 (11.62%) SCCM
2 52 (5.45%) SCOM
3 39 (4.08%) Microsoft Intune
4 11 (1.15%) Puppet
5 9 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 8 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
6 8 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (0.73%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 6 (0.63%) AirWatch
8 6 (0.63%) Ansible
8 6 (0.63%) Jamf Pro
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.52%) WSUS
10 4 (0.42%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.42%) SCSM
11 3 (0.31%) Backup Exec
11 3 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 473 (49.53%) Microsoft
2 113 (11.83%) VMware
3 71 (7.43%) Cisco
4 65 (6.81%) Citrix
5 51 (5.34%) SAP
6 48 (5.03%) Oracle
7 41 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
8 33 (3.46%) HP
9 30 (3.14%) Infor
10 21 (2.20%) Apple
10 21 (2.20%) Dell
11 17 (1.78%) Remedy
12 12 (1.26%) CheckPoint
12 12 (1.26%) IBM
12 12 (1.26%) Symantec
13 9 (0.94%) LANDesk
13 9 (0.94%) NetApp
14 8 (0.84%) Polycom
14 8 (0.84%) Riverbed
15 7 (0.73%) Meraki
City, London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
IntaPeople
Rate: £0 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
PCR
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Pinner, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Rate: £140.00 - £160.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: Up to £37,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Lennon Wright
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Square One Resources
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £21 - £22 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago