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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 216 322 335
Rank change year-on-year
+106 +13
Contract jobs citing Office 365 203 82 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.95% 0.37% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.54% 12.11% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 51 24
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£400 £300 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £140 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £11.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+52.27% -21.42%
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
1039 677 442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 4.86% 3.02% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 701 465 312
Average daily rate £438 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 7 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.46 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

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 March 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 March 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 +50 50 £456 +65.90% 19
Hammersmith 0 1 £380 -
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 - - 1
Bromley - 1 £120 -
Chessington - - - -
Croydon - - - - 3
Ilford - - - -
Wembley - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Southwark - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Finchley - - - - 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 162 (46.69%) Windows
2 145 (41.79%) Microsoft
3 130 (37.46%) Active Directory
4 119 (34.29%) SharePoint
5 103 (29.68%) MS Exchange
6 95 (27.38%) Migration
7 78 (22.48%) Lync
8 75 (21.61%) Exchange Server 2010
9 69 (19.88%) VMware
10 66 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 61 (17.58%) MS Office
12 58 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 57 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013
15 51 (14.70%) SharePoint 2013
16 46 (13.26%) Citrix
17 45 (12.97%) Exchange Server 2007
18 43 (12.39%) PowerShell
19 40 (11.53%) DNS
20 37 (10.66%) SCCM
21 36 (10.37%) SQL Server
22 35 (10.09%) Windows 7
23 34 (9.80%) vSphere
23 34 (9.80%) Hyper-V
24 33 (9.51%) HTML
24 33 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
25 31 (8.93%) IIS
25 31 (8.93%) ITIL
25 31 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
25 31 (8.93%) Finance

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 119 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 103 (29.68%) MS Exchange
3 78 (22.48%) Lync
4 75 (21.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 55 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 51 (14.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 45 (12.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 31 (8.93%) IIS
9 18 (5.19%) Office Communications Server
10 17 (4.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 15 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2003
12 13 (3.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.44%) CMS
14 4 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.58%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Foundation
15 2 (0.58%) GroupWise
15 2 (0.58%) IBM Notes
16 1 (0.29%) Lotus Domino
16 1 (0.29%) Apache
Applications
1 61 (17.58%) MS Office
2 30 (8.65%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.15%) InDesign
3 4 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 58 (16.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (4.32%) IaaS
3 13 (3.75%) Yammer
4 8 (2.31%) PaaS
5 3 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.58%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (11.53%) DNS
2 30 (8.65%) Firewall
3 24 (6.92%) VLAN
4 23 (6.63%) VPN
4 23 (6.63%) SAN
5 21 (6.05%) LDAP
6 19 (5.48%) DHCP
7 17 (4.90%) LAN
7 17 (4.90%) Intranet
8 14 (4.03%) WAN
9 11 (3.17%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.31%) VoIP
10 8 (2.31%) NAS
11 5 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (1.44%) MPLS
12 4 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
12 4 (1.15%) SSL
12 4 (1.15%) Internet
13 3 (0.86%) PBX
13 3 (0.86%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.15%) EDRMS
3 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.29%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (3.17%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.86%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (0.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (8.93%) Finance
2 14 (4.03%) Marketing
3 11 (3.17%) Retail
4 7 (2.02%) Advertising
5 5 (1.44%) Legal
6 4 (1.15%) Publishing
7 3 (0.86%) Law
7 3 (0.86%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.86%) Banking
8 1 (0.29%) Back Office
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (14.99%) Consultant
2 43 (12.39%) Developer
3 39 (11.24%) Architect
4 35 (10.09%) Project Manager
5 34 (9.80%) Analyst
6 29 (8.36%) SharePoint Developer
7 20 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (5.19%) Support Engineer
9 17 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.32%) Desktop Support
11 13 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 12 (3.46%) Administrator
13 10 (2.88%) Service Desk Analyst
13 10 (2.88%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (2.88%) Support Analyst
13 10 (2.88%) Service Analyst
14 9 (2.59%) Programme Manager
14 9 (2.59%) Infrastructure Manager
14 9 (2.59%) SharePoint Consultant
14 9 (2.59%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (9.51%) HTML
2 28 (8.07%) CSS
3 25 (7.20%) .NET
4 13 (3.75%) jQuery
4 13 (3.75%) HTML5
5 12 (3.46%) CSS3
5 12 (3.46%) ASP.NET
6 8 (2.31%) XML
6 8 (2.31%) Ajax
6 8 (2.31%) REST
7 7 (2.02%) Application Packaging
8 6 (1.73%) JSON
9 5 (1.44%) AngularJS
9 5 (1.44%) XSL
10 3 (0.86%) XHTML
10 3 (0.86%) Web Services
10 3 (0.86%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (0.58%) Backbone.js
11 2 (0.58%) WCF
11 2 (0.58%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.05%) Blackberry
2 15 (4.32%) Clustering
3 10 (2.88%) User Experience
4 8 (2.31%) Replication
5 7 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.73%) Hedge funds
6 6 (1.73%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (1.73%) PKI
7 5 (1.44%) E-Learning
7 5 (1.44%) NHS
7 5 (1.44%) iPad
8 4 (1.15%) Mobile Computing
8 4 (1.15%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.58%) Smartphone
9 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.58%) FlexPod
10 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 162 (46.69%) Windows
2 66 (19.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (16.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (10.09%) Windows 7
5 31 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (4.32%) Windows 8
7 13 (3.75%) Mac OS X
8 7 (2.02%) Linux
8 7 (2.02%) Windows XP
9 5 (1.44%) Android
10 3 (0.86%) MVS
10 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.58%) NetWare
11 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.29%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (27.38%) Migration
2 31 (8.93%) ITIL
3 27 (7.78%) Project Management
4 21 (6.05%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (5.48%) CRM
6 15 (4.32%) Service Delivery
7 13 (3.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (3.46%) Identity Management
8 12 (3.46%) Change Management
9 11 (3.17%) PRINCE2
10 10 (2.88%) Configuration Management
10 10 (2.88%) Kalman Filter
11 7 (2.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (2.02%) Scrum
11 7 (2.02%) Programme Management
11 7 (2.02%) Project Planning
11 7 (2.02%) Load Balancing
11 7 (2.02%) Resource Management
12 5 (1.44%) Data Migration
12 5 (1.44%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 43 (12.39%) PowerShell
2 23 (6.63%) JavaScript
3 21 (6.05%) SQL
4 15 (4.32%) C#
5 3 (0.86%) VBScript
6 2 (0.58%) Java
6 2 (0.58%) VBA
7 1 (0.29%) C
7 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (8.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (5.19%) MCSE
3 16 (4.61%) MCP
4 12 (3.46%) A+ Certification
5 10 (2.88%) MCITP
6 9 (2.59%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.73%) CCNA
8 6 (1.73%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.73%) MCTS
9 5 (1.44%) CCNP
9 5 (1.44%) Degree
10 4 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (1.15%) CCA
10 4 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.86%) CCEA
11 3 (0.86%) MCSA
11 3 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.75%) SLA
2 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 130 (37.46%) Active Directory
2 34 (9.80%) Hyper-V
2 34 (9.80%) vSphere
3 33 (9.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (5.19%) XenApp
5 5 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (1.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (1.15%) UAG
6 4 (1.15%) ISA Server
6 4 (1.15%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.58%) Xen
7 2 (0.58%) XenServer
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.29%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.29%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (10.66%) SCCM
2 7 (2.02%) SCOM
3 6 (1.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (1.44%) Windows Intune
4 5 (1.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (1.15%) WSUS
6 3 (0.86%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.86%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.86%) Puppet
6 3 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.58%) FreeIPA
8 1 (0.29%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.29%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.29%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 145 (41.79%) Microsoft
2 69 (19.88%) VMware
3 46 (13.26%) Citrix
4 23 (6.63%) Cisco
5 20 (5.76%) HP
6 13 (3.75%) NetApp
7 12 (3.46%) Apple
8 10 (2.88%) Dell
8 10 (2.88%) EMC
9 8 (2.31%) Symantec
10 7 (2.02%) AppSense
10 7 (2.02%) Oracle
10 7 (2.02%) Sophos
11 6 (1.73%) SolarWinds
12 5 (1.44%) Google
12 5 (1.44%) Mercator
13 4 (1.15%) McAfee
13 4 (1.15%) Blue Coat
13 4 (1.15%) Adobe
13 4 (1.15%) SonicWALL
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