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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 78 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.93% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.21% 11.76% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £381 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.87 £15.13 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-8.29% +18.62%
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
38 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.70% 1.47% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 6
Average daily rate £450 £381 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% +40.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £302 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £493 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -9.93%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Wigan - - - -
Office 365
North West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Migration
3 7 (35.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (35.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Service Management
7 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.00%) Document Management
7 3 (15.00%) MS Office
7 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) MCSE
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) CRM
8 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (10.00%) CSS
8 2 (10.00%) C#
8 2 (10.00%) HTML
8 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (10.00%) SQL
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) PerformancePoint
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) EDRMS
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Governance Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Information Governance Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Manager
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (10.00%) CSS
2 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) jQuery
3 1 (5.00%) XSL
3 1 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Document Management
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.00%) CCNA
1 2 (10.00%) CCDA
1 2 (10.00%) CCDP
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.00%) UAG
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
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