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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 192 283 357
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +74
Contract jobs citing Office 365 237 114 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.07% 0.50% 0.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.29% 11.11% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 63 27
Average daily rate
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£338 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £140 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £540 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £343 £311
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +10.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -41.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £11.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.00%
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
1455 1026 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 6.56% 4.53% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 983 717 402
Average daily rate £425 £425 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 10 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.37% -14.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.00 £76.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.92%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +40 48 £425 +41.66% 29
Enfield - 9 £388 -
Uxbridge - 3 £333 -
Bromley - 2 £120 -
Beckenham - 1 £325 -
Lewisham - 1 - -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 189 (44.58%) Windows
2 182 (42.92%) Microsoft
3 154 (36.32%) Active Directory
4 147 (34.67%) SharePoint
5 107 (25.24%) MS Exchange
6 94 (22.17%) MS Office
7 90 (21.23%) Migration
8 89 (20.99%) Lync
9 70 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
9 70 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 65 (15.33%) VMware
10 65 (15.33%) Citrix
11 62 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
12 58 (13.68%) SharePoint 2013
13 55 (12.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 53 (12.50%) Windows 7
15 45 (10.61%) MS Excel
15 45 (10.61%) SCCM
16 44 (10.38%) .NET
17 43 (10.14%) SQL Server
18 41 (9.67%) Exchange Server 2013
19 40 (9.43%) DNS
20 39 (9.20%) PowerShell
20 39 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
21 38 (8.96%) Finance
22 35 (8.25%) HTML
23 33 (7.78%) ITIL
23 33 (7.78%) Project Management
24 31 (7.31%) Firewall
24 31 (7.31%) IIS

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (34.67%) SharePoint
2 107 (25.24%) MS Exchange
3 89 (20.99%) Lync
4 70 (16.51%) Exchange Server 2010
5 58 (13.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 41 (9.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 39 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
8 31 (7.31%) IIS
8 31 (7.31%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (3.07%) Office Communications Server
10 12 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.18%) CMS
13 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.71%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.47%) SharePoint Foundation
15 2 (0.47%) GroupWise
15 2 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 94 (22.17%) MS Office
2 45 (10.61%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.94%) InDesign
3 4 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.47%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.24%) MS Project
5 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 70 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.48%) IaaS
3 15 (3.54%) Yammer
4 13 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (3.07%) PaaS
5 12 (2.83%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (2.36%) OneDrive
7 6 (1.42%) SaaS
7 6 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.18%) Google Drive
8 5 (1.18%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (9.43%) DNS
2 31 (7.31%) Firewall
3 24 (5.66%) VPN
4 23 (5.42%) SAN
4 23 (5.42%) LAN
5 21 (4.95%) LDAP
6 20 (4.72%) WAN
6 20 (4.72%) VLAN
7 17 (4.01%) Intranet
8 16 (3.77%) DHCP
9 12 (2.83%) TCP/IP
10 11 (2.59%) NAS
11 7 (1.65%) VoIP
12 6 (1.42%) Internet
13 5 (1.18%) MPLS
13 5 (1.18%) Wireless
14 4 (0.94%) Unified Communications
14 4 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
15 3 (0.71%) Skype
15 3 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.94%) EDRMS
4 4 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.47%) Big Data
6 2 (0.47%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.47%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.47%) OLTP
6 2 (0.47%) OLAP
6 2 (0.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.24%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 13 (3.07%) Visual Studio
1 13 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.71%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.71%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.47%) Subversion
4 1 (0.24%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 38 (8.96%) Finance
2 16 (3.77%) Retail
3 9 (2.12%) Marketing
4 7 (1.65%) Law
5 5 (1.18%) Banking
6 4 (0.94%) Publishing
6 4 (0.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.71%) Legal
7 3 (0.71%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) French Language
9 1 (0.24%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 53 (12.50%) Developer
2 52 (12.26%) Consultant
3 44 (10.38%) Analyst
4 41 (9.67%) Project Manager
5 39 (9.20%) SharePoint Developer
6 38 (8.96%) Architect
7 23 (5.42%) Support Engineer
8 22 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 19 (4.48%) Desktop Support
9 19 (4.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (4.25%) Support Analyst
11 15 (3.54%) 3rd Line Support
11 15 (3.54%) Administrator
12 13 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
13 12 (2.83%) Server Engineer
14 11 (2.59%) Programme Manager
14 11 (2.59%) Service Analyst
14 11 (2.59%) SharePoint Architect
15 10 (2.36%) SharePoint Consultant
15 10 (2.36%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.38%) .NET
2 35 (8.25%) HTML
3 29 (6.84%) CSS
4 21 (4.95%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.30%) Web Services
6 13 (3.07%) XML
7 12 (2.83%) HTML5
7 12 (2.83%) Application Packaging
7 12 (2.83%) jQuery
8 9 (2.12%) CSS3
9 8 (1.89%) REST
10 7 (1.65%) Ajax
10 7 (1.65%) WCF
11 6 (1.42%) XSL
12 5 (1.18%) XHTML
12 5 (1.18%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.94%) JSON
13 4 (0.94%) XSLT
14 3 (0.71%) .NET Framework
14 3 (0.71%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.25%) Clustering
2 8 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.65%) User Experience
3 7 (1.65%) PKI
4 6 (1.42%) iPad
4 6 (1.42%) Hedge funds
4 6 (1.42%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.42%) NHS
4 6 (1.42%) Public Cloud
5 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.94%) E-Learning
7 3 (0.71%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.71%) Smartphone
7 3 (0.71%) FMCG
8 2 (0.47%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.47%) Replication
8 2 (0.47%) IVR
8 2 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 189 (44.58%) Windows
2 62 (14.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (12.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 23 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (3.54%) Mac OS X
7 13 (3.07%) Windows 8
8 10 (2.36%) Windows XP
9 9 (2.12%) Linux
10 7 (1.65%) Android
11 6 (1.42%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.47%) NetWare
12 2 (0.47%) UNIX
13 1 (0.24%) MVS
13 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (21.23%) Migration
2 33 (7.78%) ITIL
2 33 (7.78%) Project Management
3 29 (6.84%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (6.37%) CRM
5 17 (4.01%) PRINCE2
5 17 (4.01%) Service Delivery
6 14 (3.30%) Identity Management
6 14 (3.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (2.36%) Resource Management
8 9 (2.12%) Load Balancing
8 9 (2.12%) Change Control
9 8 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (1.65%) Programme Management
10 7 (1.65%) Project Planning
11 6 (1.42%) Change Management
11 6 (1.42%) ERP
11 6 (1.42%) Kalman Filter
12 5 (1.18%) Scrum
12 5 (1.18%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (9.20%) PowerShell
2 27 (6.37%) C#
2 27 (6.37%) SQL
3 21 (4.95%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.18%) Java
5 3 (0.71%) C
5 3 (0.71%) VBScript
6 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.47%) VBA
7 1 (0.24%) VB
7 1 (0.24%) Python
7 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 31 (7.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (4.95%) MCP
3 20 (4.72%) MCSE
4 14 (3.30%) A+ Certification
5 13 (3.07%) Security Cleared
6 9 (2.12%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.89%) Degree
7 8 (1.89%) MCITP
7 8 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.65%) MCSA
9 6 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.42%) CCNP
9 6 (1.42%) CCNA
10 4 (0.94%) MCTS
11 3 (0.71%) CCA
11 3 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.71%) CCEA
11 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.47%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.24%) EMIR
3 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 154 (36.32%) Active Directory
2 29 (6.84%) vSphere
2 29 (6.84%) Hyper-V
3 28 (6.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (4.72%) XenApp
5 8 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (1.65%) XenDesktop
7 6 (1.42%) VMware Server
8 5 (1.18%) Terminal Services
8 5 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.94%) UAG
9 4 (0.94%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.71%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.71%) Xen
10 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.47%) XenServer
11 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.24%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 45 (10.61%) SCCM
2 11 (2.59%) SCOM
3 7 (1.65%) AirWatch
4 6 (1.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 5 (1.18%) WSUS
6 4 (0.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (0.71%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
7 3 (0.71%) Puppet
8 2 (0.47%) FreeIPA
9 1 (0.24%) Opsview
9 1 (0.24%) Casper Suite
9 1 (0.24%) Nagios
9 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.24%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.24%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 182 (42.92%) Microsoft
2 65 (15.33%) VMware
2 65 (15.33%) Citrix
3 20 (4.72%) Cisco
4 18 (4.25%) NetApp
5 15 (3.54%) Google
6 11 (2.59%) Oracle
6 11 (2.59%) Apple
7 9 (2.12%) HP
8 8 (1.89%) AppSense
8 8 (1.89%) EMC
8 8 (1.89%) Symantec
8 8 (1.89%) Sophos
9 6 (1.42%) Mercator
10 5 (1.18%) Dell
10 5 (1.18%) SAP
11 4 (0.94%) Veeam
11 4 (0.94%) Blue Coat
11 4 (0.94%) Adobe
12 3 (0.71%) IBM
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Posted: Yesterday
London
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Posted: Yesterday
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £299 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £365 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North West London
Premier IT
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Explore Group
Rate: £120 - £150 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Venturi
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Posted: 15 days ago
London
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Explore Group
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City of London
Lawrence Harvey
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City of London
Lawrence Harvey
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Upminster
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £30000 - £36000 per annum
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