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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 180 263 343
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +80
Contract jobs citing Office 365 276 148 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.18% 0.64% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.22% 12.21% 8.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 78 45
Average daily rate
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£300 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £147 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £515 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £15.80 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.25 £17.50 £47.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.11
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -4.61%
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
1603 1212 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.86% 5.21% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1119 816 523
Average daily rate £425 £425 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.75 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -51.56%

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 1 July 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
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 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the London region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 +31 54 £350 -17.64% 28
Canary Wharf - 9 £475 -
Enfield - 6 £210 - 2
Docklands, London - 3 - -
Bromley - 2 £120 -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £333 - 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 233 (47.07%) Windows
1 233 (47.07%) Microsoft
2 179 (36.16%) SharePoint
3 172 (34.75%) Active Directory
4 126 (25.45%) MS Office
5 124 (25.05%) MS Exchange
6 106 (21.41%) Lync
7 105 (21.21%) Migration
8 78 (15.76%) VMware
8 78 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
9 73 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
10 72 (14.55%) Windows 7
11 71 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
12 69 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
13 68 (13.74%) Citrix
14 64 (12.93%) Finance
14 64 (12.93%) SharePoint 2013
15 62 (12.53%) MS Excel
16 56 (11.31%) .NET
17 48 (9.70%) DNS
18 47 (9.49%) SCCM
19 46 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2013
20 45 (9.09%) SQL Server
21 44 (8.89%) Project Management
22 43 (8.69%) PowerShell
23 41 (8.28%) ITIL
24 39 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
25 38 (7.68%) Agile Software Development
26 37 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2007
26 37 (7.47%) SharePoint 2010

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 179 (36.16%) SharePoint
2 124 (25.05%) MS Exchange
3 106 (21.41%) Lync
4 78 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 64 (12.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 46 (9.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 37 (7.47%) SharePoint 2010
7 37 (7.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 33 (6.67%) IIS
9 17 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 13 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
11 12 (2.42%) LiveLink
12 9 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (1.21%) CMS
14 4 (0.81%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.40%) GroupWise
16 2 (0.40%) SAS
16 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 126 (25.45%) MS Office
2 62 (12.53%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.81%) InDesign
3 4 (0.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.20%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 73 (14.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.84%) IaaS
3 17 (3.43%) Yammer
4 15 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (2.42%) PaaS
6 11 (2.22%) OneDrive
7 9 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
7 9 (1.82%) SaaS
8 7 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.21%) Google Drive
10 4 (0.81%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.40%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 48 (9.70%) DNS
2 35 (7.07%) Firewall
3 29 (5.86%) LAN
4 27 (5.45%) SAN
5 26 (5.25%) WAN
5 26 (5.25%) VPN
6 24 (4.85%) VLAN
7 21 (4.24%) DHCP
8 16 (3.23%) LDAP
8 16 (3.23%) Intranet
8 16 (3.23%) NAS
9 15 (3.03%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.82%) Internet
10 9 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (1.82%) Unified Communications
11 8 (1.62%) VoIP
12 7 (1.41%) MPLS
13 5 (1.01%) HTTP
13 5 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.41%) EDRMS
3 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.40%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (0.40%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.20%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (0.20%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.20%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.20%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle OWB
6 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.81%) Subversion
5 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (0.20%) SpecFlow
General
1 64 (12.93%) Finance
2 13 (2.63%) Retail
3 9 (1.82%) Marketing
4 8 (1.62%) Back Office
5 7 (1.41%) Law
5 7 (1.41%) Banking
6 6 (1.21%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.81%) Publishing
8 3 (0.61%) Legal
9 2 (0.40%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.20%) Swedish Language
10 1 (0.20%) Billing
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (11.92%) Consultant
2 58 (11.72%) Analyst
3 53 (10.71%) Developer
4 44 (8.89%) SharePoint Developer
5 43 (8.69%) Project Manager
6 40 (8.08%) Architect
7 31 (6.26%) Support Engineer
8 26 (5.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 24 (4.85%) 2nd Line Support
10 20 (4.04%) Support Analyst
11 19 (3.84%) Business Analyst
11 19 (3.84%) Desktop Support
12 17 (3.43%) 3rd Line Support
13 16 (3.23%) SharePoint Consultant
14 15 (3.03%) Server Engineer
15 14 (2.83%) Service Analyst
15 14 (2.83%) Administrator
15 14 (2.83%) Programme Manager
16 13 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
17 12 (2.42%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (11.31%) .NET
2 37 (7.47%) HTML
3 30 (6.06%) CSS
4 28 (5.66%) ASP.NET
5 16 (3.23%) Web Services
5 16 (3.23%) HTML5
6 15 (3.03%) jQuery
7 13 (2.63%) XML
8 9 (1.82%) WCF
8 9 (1.82%) REST
9 8 (1.62%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.62%) XSLT
9 8 (1.62%) Ajax
10 7 (1.41%) XHTML
10 7 (1.41%) CSS3
10 7 (1.41%) Application Packaging
11 6 (1.21%) XSL
12 5 (1.01%) XMPP
12 5 (1.01%) Breeze.js
13 3 (0.61%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.43%) Clustering
1 17 (3.43%) Data Centre
2 14 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (1.62%) iPad
4 7 (1.41%) NHS
5 6 (1.21%) User Experience
5 6 (1.21%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.01%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.81%) Hedge funds
7 4 (0.81%) FMCG
7 4 (0.81%) Blackberry
7 4 (0.81%) E-Learning
7 4 (0.81%) PKI
7 4 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.61%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.61%) IVR
8 3 (0.61%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.61%) iPhone
9 2 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 233 (47.07%) Windows
2 72 (14.55%) Windows 7
3 71 (14.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 69 (13.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (3.64%) Windows 8
7 14 (2.83%) Mac OS X
8 11 (2.22%) Linux
8 11 (2.22%) Windows XP
8 11 (2.22%) Apple iOS
9 9 (1.82%) Android
10 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.40%) NetWare
10 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (0.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (21.21%) Migration
2 44 (8.89%) Project Management
3 41 (8.28%) ITIL
4 38 (7.68%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (6.06%) CRM
6 22 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 21 (4.24%) Change Management
8 19 (3.84%) Service Delivery
9 17 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (2.22%) Resource Management
11 10 (2.02%) Load Balancing
11 10 (2.02%) Programme Management
12 8 (1.62%) Business Analysis
12 8 (1.62%) Identity Management
12 8 (1.62%) ERP
12 8 (1.62%) Change Control
12 8 (1.62%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (1.62%) SDLC
13 7 (1.41%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (1.41%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 43 (8.69%) PowerShell
2 35 (7.07%) C#
3 27 (5.45%) SQL
4 20 (4.04%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.21%) Java
6 4 (0.81%) C
7 3 (0.61%) VB
7 3 (0.61%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.40%) VBScript
9 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.20%) VBA
9 1 (0.20%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (5.05%) MCP
3 19 (3.84%) Security Cleared
4 18 (3.64%) MCSE
4 18 (3.64%) A+ Certification
5 11 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (2.22%) Degree
6 9 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.62%) MCSA
7 8 (1.62%) CCNP
8 7 (1.41%) CCNA
8 7 (1.41%) MCITP
9 6 (1.21%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
10 5 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (1.01%) PMP
11 4 (0.81%) CCA
11 4 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.62%) QA
1 8 (1.62%) SLA
2 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.20%) EMIR
4 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 172 (34.75%) Active Directory
2 39 (7.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (6.87%) Hyper-V
4 30 (6.06%) vSphere
5 25 (5.05%) XenApp
6 8 (1.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.41%) VMware Server
7 7 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (1.21%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (1.01%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.81%) VMware ESX
10 4 (0.81%) UAG
10 4 (0.81%) XenServer
11 2 (0.40%) Xen
11 2 (0.40%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.20%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (9.49%) SCCM
2 11 (2.22%) SCOM
3 7 (1.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (1.41%) AirWatch
4 5 (1.01%) WSUS
5 4 (0.81%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.61%) Puppet
6 3 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.61%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.40%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.40%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.20%) Nagios
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.20%) SCSM
8 1 (0.20%) Opsview
Vendors
1 233 (47.07%) Microsoft
2 78 (15.76%) VMware
3 68 (13.74%) Citrix
4 25 (5.05%) Cisco
5 16 (3.23%) HP
6 15 (3.03%) NetApp
6 15 (3.03%) Google
7 11 (2.22%) Apple
8 10 (2.02%) Oracle
9 8 (1.62%) Dell
10 7 (1.41%) Sophos
11 6 (1.21%) SAP
11 6 (1.21%) Mercator
11 6 (1.21%) EMC
12 5 (1.01%) Lotus
13 4 (0.81%) Adobe
13 4 (0.81%) Symantec
13 4 (0.81%) Remedy
13 4 (0.81%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.81%) Blue Coat
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London
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