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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 110 160 276
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +116
Contract jobs citing Office 365 514 345 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.26% 1.46% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.18% 20.51% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 255 93
Median daily rate £400 £350 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £587
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.86% -6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Median hourly rate £18.75 £22.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £16.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £83.60 £67.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-8.43% -1.51%
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
2991 1682 1409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.17% 7.13% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2223 1216 957
Median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 23
Median hourly rate £33.97 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.69% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £15.40 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £44.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.82% +31.42%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +33 58 £375 - 13
Westminster - 7 £350 -
Paddington - 4 £400 -
Canary Wharf -9 3 £350 -30.00%
Enfield +2 2 £248 +17.85%
Kingston Upon Thames -1 2 - - 1
Croydon -10 2 £275 +29.41% 1
Twickenham - 2 - -
Hammersmith +2 1 £140 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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.

1 435 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 421 (45.37%) Windows
3 383 (41.27%) Active Directory
4 332 (35.78%) SharePoint
5 280 (30.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 256 (27.59%) Migration
7 179 (19.29%) Windows Server
8 170 (18.32%) MS Exchange
9 165 (17.78%) Skype for Business
10 164 (17.67%) MS Office
11 148 (15.95%) VMware
12 147 (15.84%) Skype
13 137 (14.76%) MS Excel
14 124 (13.36%) ITIL
15 111 (11.96%) Citrix
15 111 (11.96%) Windows 7
16 110 (11.85%) PowerShell
17 106 (11.42%) Finance
18 96 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
18 96 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
19 95 (10.24%) DNS
20 93 (10.02%) Azure Active Directory
21 90 (9.70%) Windows Server 2012
22 88 (9.48%) Windows 10
23 86 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
23 86 (9.27%) Yammer
24 84 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
25 82 (8.84%) Cisco
25 82 (8.84%) SQL Server
26 81 (8.73%) OneDrive

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
1 332 (35.78%) SharePoint
2 170 (18.32%) MS Exchange
3 165 (17.78%) Skype for Business
4 69 (7.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 62 (6.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 59 (6.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 36 (3.88%) SharePoint 2010
8 30 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
9 28 (3.02%) Exchange Server 2007
10 25 (2.69%) IIS
11 22 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 22 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
12 9 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.65%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.32%) Drupal
16 2 (0.22%) MS Project Server
16 2 (0.22%) Sitefinity
16 2 (0.22%) WordPress
17 1 (0.11%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 164 (17.67%) MS Office
2 137 (14.76%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.26%) MS Project
4 8 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.54%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.32%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.11%) CINEMA 4D
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.29%) Faxination
3 6 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.54%) assyst
5 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.11%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 280 (30.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 93 (10.02%) Azure Active Directory
3 86 (9.27%) Yammer
4 81 (8.73%) OneDrive
5 54 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
6 53 (5.71%) IaaS
7 34 (3.66%) Google Apps
7 34 (3.66%) SaaS
8 28 (3.02%) PaaS
9 25 (2.69%) Mimecast
10 6 (0.65%) Trello
11 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 147 (15.84%) Skype
2 95 (10.24%) DNS
3 66 (7.11%) Firewall
4 52 (5.60%) DHCP
5 45 (4.85%) VPN
6 44 (4.74%) TCP/IP
7 42 (4.53%) SAN
8 37 (3.99%) WAN
9 36 (3.88%) LAN
10 33 (3.56%) Wireless
11 28 (3.02%) Internet
12 25 (2.69%) Network Security
12 25 (2.69%) VoIP
13 24 (2.59%) Intranet
14 22 (2.37%) LDAP
15 20 (2.16%) NAS
15 20 (2.16%) Unified Communications
16 12 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
17 9 (0.97%) HTTP
17 9 (0.97%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.19%) Power BI
3 10 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.32%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.32%) MySQL
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.32%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.11%) FileMaker
8 1 (0.11%) GIS
8 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (0.86%) Jenkins
2 8 (0.86%) Subversion
3 6 (0.65%) MSI
4 4 (0.43%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.22%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.22%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (0.11%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.11%) FxCop
6 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.11%) JIRA
6 1 (0.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.11%) StyleCop
General
1 106 (11.42%) Finance
2 39 (4.20%) Retail
3 23 (2.48%) Legal
4 22 (2.37%) Advertising
5 19 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.62%) Law
7 12 (1.29%) Banking
8 11 (1.19%) Publishing
9 10 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (0.43%) Marketing
11 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.32%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.22%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.22%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.22%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.11%) French Language
13 1 (0.11%) Front Office
13 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.11%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 128 (13.79%) Architect
2 112 (12.07%) Analyst
3 96 (10.34%) Consultant
4 91 (9.81%) Support Engineer
5 88 (9.48%) Project Manager
6 70 (7.54%) Office 365 Engineer
7 65 (7.00%) Office 365 Manager
8 58 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 49 (5.28%) Developer
10 46 (4.96%) Office 365 Consultant
11 42 (4.53%) SharePoint Developer
12 38 (4.09%) Support Analyst
13 37 (3.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 36 (3.88%) Office 365 Architect
15 34 (3.66%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 32 (3.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 32 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
17 31 (3.34%) Service Analyst
18 30 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
18 30 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (7.65%) .NET
2 51 (5.50%) CSS
3 50 (5.39%) HTML
4 44 (4.74%) Web Services
5 36 (3.88%) jQuery
6 28 (3.02%) ASP.NET
7 17 (1.83%) XML
8 16 (1.72%) HTML5
9 12 (1.29%) WCF
10 10 (1.08%) AngularJS
11 8 (0.86%) 802.1X
11 8 (0.86%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (0.86%) WinForms
12 7 (0.75%) COM
13 5 (0.54%) SAML
13 5 (0.54%) Sass
14 4 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (0.43%) OAuth
14 4 (0.43%) SOAP
15 3 (0.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 41 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (4.09%) Data Centre
3 30 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 28 (3.02%) Blackberry
5 22 (2.37%) BYOD
6 17 (1.83%) Video Conferencing
7 16 (1.72%) Clustering
8 14 (1.51%) CLARiiON
8 14 (1.51%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.40%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.29%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (1.19%) PKI
11 11 (1.19%) User Experience
12 10 (1.08%) iPhone
13 7 (0.75%) iPad
13 7 (0.75%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.75%) Replication
13 7 (0.75%) Smartphone
14 6 (0.65%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 421 (45.37%) Windows
2 179 (19.29%) Windows Server
3 111 (11.96%) Windows 7
4 96 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (9.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 88 (9.48%) Windows 10
7 42 (4.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 40 (4.31%) Windows 8
9 37 (3.99%) Android
10 31 (3.34%) Linux
11 25 (2.69%) Apple iOS
12 23 (2.48%) Windows XP
13 16 (1.72%) Mac OS X
14 14 (1.51%) Windows Mobile
15 9 (0.97%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.65%) Unix
17 5 (0.54%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.32%) Windows Vista
19 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (27.59%) Migration
2 124 (13.36%) ITIL
3 86 (9.27%) Agile Software Development
4 84 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 80 (8.62%) Project Management
6 72 (7.76%) PRINCE2
7 57 (6.14%) Change Management
8 53 (5.71%) CRM
9 41 (4.42%) Service Delivery
10 38 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 31 (3.34%) Identity Management
12 28 (3.02%) Service Management
13 27 (2.91%) TOGAF
14 26 (2.80%) Business Analysis
14 26 (2.80%) Business Transformation
15 25 (2.69%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (2.59%) Release Management
17 23 (2.48%) ERP
18 22 (2.37%) Mobile Device Management
19 21 (2.26%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 110 (11.85%) PowerShell
2 61 (6.57%) JavaScript
3 59 (6.36%) C#
4 44 (4.74%) SQL
5 13 (1.40%) PHP
6 12 (1.29%) Java
7 11 (1.19%) VB
8 8 (0.86%) C
8 8 (0.86%) ECMAScript
8 8 (0.86%) Shell Script
8 8 (0.86%) TypeScript
8 8 (0.86%) XAML
9 6 (0.65%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.65%) VBScript
10 3 (0.32%) Go
11 2 (0.22%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.11%) Fortran
12 1 (0.11%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.11%) Python
12 1 (0.11%) R
Qualifications
1 74 (7.97%) Security Cleared
2 49 (5.28%) SC Cleared
3 43 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (3.13%) Degree
4 29 (3.13%) MCSE
5 17 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.40%) CCNA
9 11 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.19%) MCSA
10 10 (1.08%) MCITP
11 9 (0.97%) MCP
11 9 (0.97%) MCTS
11 9 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (0.75%) CCNP
12 7 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
12 7 (0.75%) PMP
13 6 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.65%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (3.13%) SLA
2 10 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
3 9 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.54%) QA
5 4 (0.43%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.22%) WCAG
7 1 (0.11%) DICOM
7 1 (0.11%) HL7
7 1 (0.11%) P3O
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 383 (41.27%) Active Directory
2 96 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 33 (3.56%) XenApp
5 16 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (1.40%) XenDesktop
7 10 (1.08%) vSphere
8 9 (0.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (0.97%) UAG
9 8 (0.86%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.75%) VMware ESX
11 6 (0.65%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.43%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.43%) Terminal Server
13 4 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.32%) Docker
14 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 70 (7.54%) SCCM
2 27 (2.91%) SCOM
3 23 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
4 15 (1.62%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (1.40%) AirWatch
6 12 (1.29%) Backup Exec
6 12 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 12 (1.29%) WSUS
7 9 (0.97%) Ansible
7 9 (0.97%) Puppet
8 8 (0.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 8 (0.86%) IBM BigFix
8 8 (0.86%) ServiceCenter
8 8 (0.86%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 6 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.43%) MIIS
11 3 (0.32%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.32%) SCSM
12 2 (0.22%) vMotion
12 2 (0.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 435 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 148 (15.95%) VMware
3 111 (11.96%) Citrix
4 82 (8.84%) Cisco
5 42 (4.53%) Google
6 40 (4.31%) HP
7 24 (2.59%) EMC
8 23 (2.48%) NetApp
9 22 (2.37%) Oracle
9 22 (2.37%) Symantec
10 20 (2.16%) Apple
11 19 (2.05%) SAP
12 18 (1.94%) IronPort
13 15 (1.62%) IBM
14 14 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
15 13 (1.40%) Dell
15 13 (1.40%) MobileIron
15 13 (1.40%) Postini
15 13 (1.40%) Proofpoint
15 13 (1.40%) RightFax
East London
Venturi
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Venturi
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Bluetownonline
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London
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Rate: £350 - £390 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Market
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £350.00 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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East London
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Rate: £350 - £425 per day
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