The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 86 83 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 18 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.01% 0.49% 0.083%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.31% 13.73% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
Average daily rate £413 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £20.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
Office 365
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
104 51 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.82% 3.60% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 36 9
Average daily rate £425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £563 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Office 365 across the Manchester region.

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Manchester region.

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cheadle - 1 £310 -
Salford - 1 £150 -
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (60.53%) Windows
3 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
4 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
5 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 10 (26.32%) Migration
6 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
6 7 (18.42%) MS Office
6 7 (18.42%) DHCP
6 7 (18.42%) DNS
7 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
7 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
8 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (13.16%) VMware
9 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.53%) Cisco
9 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
9 4 (10.53%) Change Control
10 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
10 3 (7.89%) jQuery
10 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
10 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Documentum
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) DHCP
1 7 (18.42%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) Intranet
3 2 (5.26%) LAN
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.63%) Skype
4 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.63%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
1 7 (18.42%) Support Engineer
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Active Directory Support
3 4 (10.53%) Developer
3 4 (10.53%) IT Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support
3 4 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Office 365 Architect
3 4 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Support
4 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) .NET
1 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.89%) CSS
1 3 (7.89%) HTML
1 3 (7.89%) jQuery
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (2.63%) HTML5
2 1 (2.63%) Kendo UI
2 1 (2.63%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 8
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Migration
2 4 (10.53%) Change Control
3 3 (7.89%) Project Management
3 3 (7.89%) Project Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.26%) Change Management
4 2 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.63%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.63%) CRM
5 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (2.63%) MVC
5 1 (2.63%) OOP
5 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) C#
1 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCITP
2 1 (2.63%) MCP
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.63%) Sophos
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