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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 219 304 340
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +36
Contract jobs citing Office 365 216 98 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.97% 0.42% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.70% 10.34% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 57 23
Average daily rate
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£370 £300 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £140 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £11.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+56.52% -8.00%
Office 365
England

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
1376 948 552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.16% 4.07% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 670 394
Average daily rate £438 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £541
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £328
% change year-on-year
- +22.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 7 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -20.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.52
% change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.06%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +41 51 £425 +54.54% 28
Enfield - 8 £388 -
Uxbridge +4 2 - -
Bromley - 2 £120 -
Ealing - 1 £275 -
Lewisham - 1 - - 1
Hounslow - 1 £275 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £325 -
Barnet - 1 £275 -
Beckenham - 1 £325 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 170 (43.81%) Windows
2 151 (38.92%) Microsoft
3 147 (37.89%) SharePoint
4 138 (35.57%) Active Directory
5 98 (25.26%) MS Exchange
6 88 (22.68%) Lync
7 85 (21.91%) Migration
8 70 (18.04%) MS Office
8 70 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 65 (16.75%) VMware
10 61 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 60 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 59 (15.21%) SharePoint 2013
13 52 (13.40%) Citrix
13 52 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
14 49 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
15 45 (11.60%) Windows 7
16 43 (11.08%) Exchange Server 2007
17 42 (10.82%) DNS
18 40 (10.31%) SQL Server
19 38 (9.79%) HTML
20 37 (9.54%) SCCM
20 37 (9.54%) .NET
21 36 (9.28%) PowerShell
22 33 (8.51%) CSS
23 32 (8.25%) MS Excel
23 32 (8.25%) Finance
23 32 (8.25%) Firewall
24 31 (7.99%) Windows Server 2003
24 31 (7.99%) Hyper-V

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 147 (37.89%) SharePoint
2 98 (25.26%) MS Exchange
3 88 (22.68%) Lync
4 70 (18.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 59 (15.21%) SharePoint 2013
6 49 (12.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 43 (11.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 30 (7.73%) IIS
9 26 (6.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (4.38%) Office Communications Server
11 14 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (2.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.29%) CMS
13 5 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.52%) GroupWise
14 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Foundation
14 2 (0.52%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.26%) SAS
15 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 70 (18.04%) MS Office
2 32 (8.25%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.03%) InDesign
3 4 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.52%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 21 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 60 (15.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.12%) IaaS
3 15 (3.87%) Yammer
4 13 (3.35%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (2.32%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (2.32%) PaaS
6 5 (1.29%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.77%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.77%) SaaS
7 3 (0.77%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 42 (10.82%) DNS
2 32 (8.25%) Firewall
3 24 (6.19%) SAN
4 22 (5.67%) VLAN
5 20 (5.15%) LDAP
5 20 (5.15%) VPN
6 18 (4.64%) DHCP
6 18 (4.64%) Intranet
7 17 (4.38%) LAN
8 14 (3.61%) WAN
9 12 (3.09%) TCP/IP
10 7 (1.80%) VoIP
10 7 (1.80%) NAS
11 5 (1.29%) Internet
11 5 (1.29%) Wireless
12 4 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
13 3 (0.77%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (0.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.03%) EDRMS
4 4 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.03%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.77%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.52%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.52%) Big Data
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.52%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.52%) OLAP
6 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.52%) OLTP
6 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (3.87%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.77%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (8.25%) Finance
2 16 (4.12%) Retail
3 10 (2.58%) Marketing
4 6 (1.55%) Law
4 6 (1.55%) Legal
5 4 (1.03%) Advertising
5 4 (1.03%) Publishing
6 3 (0.77%) Banking
6 3 (0.77%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 55 (14.18%) Consultant
2 54 (13.92%) Developer
3 38 (9.79%) Project Manager
3 38 (9.79%) SharePoint Developer
4 37 (9.54%) Analyst
5 34 (8.76%) Architect
6 26 (6.70%) 2nd Line Support
7 24 (6.19%) Support Engineer
8 18 (4.64%) Desktop Support
9 16 (4.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (3.87%) Administrator
11 12 (3.09%) Support Analyst
12 11 (2.84%) Programme Manager
12 11 (2.84%) Business Analyst
12 11 (2.84%) SharePoint Architect
13 10 (2.58%) Infrastructure Manager
13 10 (2.58%) Office 365 Architect
14 9 (2.32%) SharePoint Consultant
14 9 (2.32%) 3rd Line Support
14 9 (2.32%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.79%) HTML
2 37 (9.54%) .NET
3 33 (8.51%) CSS
4 17 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 15 (3.87%) HTML5
6 14 (3.61%) jQuery
7 12 (3.09%) CSS3
8 11 (2.84%) Application Packaging
9 10 (2.58%) XML
10 9 (2.32%) Ajax
10 9 (2.32%) REST
11 6 (1.55%) JSON
11 6 (1.55%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.55%) XSL
11 6 (1.55%) Web Services
12 5 (1.29%) XHTML
13 4 (1.03%) XSLT
14 3 (0.77%) WCF
14 3 (0.77%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.77%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (4.38%) Blackberry
2 15 (3.87%) Clustering
3 11 (2.84%) User Experience
4 9 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.55%) Public Cloud
5 6 (1.55%) PKI
5 6 (1.55%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.55%) Hedge funds
6 5 (1.29%) iPad
6 5 (1.29%) NHS
6 5 (1.29%) E-Learning
7 4 (1.03%) Mobile Computing
8 3 (0.77%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.77%) Replication
8 3 (0.77%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.52%) FMCG
9 2 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.52%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 170 (43.81%) Windows
2 61 (15.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (13.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 45 (11.60%) Windows 7
5 31 (7.99%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (3.61%) Mac OS X
7 13 (3.35%) Windows 8
8 8 (2.06%) Linux
8 8 (2.06%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.80%) Android
10 6 (1.55%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.77%) MVS
12 2 (0.52%) UNIX
12 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.52%) NetWare
12 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (21.91%) Migration
2 30 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (7.73%) ITIL
3 29 (7.47%) Project Management
4 26 (6.70%) CRM
5 15 (3.87%) Service Delivery
6 14 (3.61%) PRINCE2
6 14 (3.61%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (3.09%) Identity Management
8 9 (2.32%) Change Management
8 9 (2.32%) Resource Management
9 8 (2.06%) Project Planning
9 8 (2.06%) Load Balancing
9 8 (2.06%) Scrum
10 7 (1.80%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (1.80%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (1.80%) Change Control
10 7 (1.80%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (1.55%) Business Analysis
11 6 (1.55%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.28%) PowerShell
2 27 (6.96%) SQL
3 25 (6.44%) JavaScript
4 21 (5.41%) C#
5 4 (1.03%) Java
6 3 (0.77%) VBScript
7 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.52%) VBA
8 1 (0.26%) Python
8 1 (0.26%) C
8 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (4.64%) MCP
3 17 (4.38%) MCSE
4 13 (3.35%) A+ Certification
5 11 (2.84%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.32%) MCITP
7 8 (2.06%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.55%) Degree
9 6 (1.55%) CCNP
10 5 (1.29%) CCNA
10 5 (1.29%) MCTS
11 4 (1.03%) MCSA
11 4 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.03%) CCA
11 4 (1.03%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (0.77%) CCEA
12 3 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.09%) SLA
2 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 138 (35.57%) Active Directory
2 31 (7.99%) Hyper-V
3 30 (7.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.73%) vSphere
4 17 (4.38%) XenApp
5 6 (1.55%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.29%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (1.29%) UAG
6 5 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.77%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.77%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.52%) XenServer
8 2 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.52%) Xen
9 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.26%) vCloud
9 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 37 (9.54%) SCCM
2 11 (2.84%) SCOM
3 7 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (1.29%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.29%) Backup Exec
5 5 (1.29%) WSUS
6 3 (0.77%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.77%) Puppet
6 3 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.52%) FreeIPA
8 1 (0.26%) Opsview
8 1 (0.26%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.26%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.26%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.26%) Nagios
8 1 (0.26%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 151 (38.92%) Microsoft
2 65 (16.75%) VMware
3 52 (13.40%) Citrix
4 21 (5.41%) Cisco
5 13 (3.35%) HP
6 11 (2.84%) Oracle
6 11 (2.84%) Apple
6 11 (2.84%) Google
7 10 (2.58%) Symantec
7 10 (2.58%) EMC
7 10 (2.58%) NetApp
8 8 (2.06%) AppSense
8 8 (2.06%) Sophos
9 7 (1.80%) Dell
10 6 (1.55%) Mercator
11 5 (1.29%) Veeam
12 4 (1.03%) Remedy
12 4 (1.03%) McAfee
12 4 (1.03%) Blue Coat
12 4 (1.03%) Adobe
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