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 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 73 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 16 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.06% 0.32% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 31.37% 16.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£310 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £343 £311
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +10.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £11.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -10.00%
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
51 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.36% 2.02% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 3
Average daily rate £385 £350 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £13.25 £135.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.18% +900.00%
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 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 22 May 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Citrix
4 9 (36.00%) Migration
4 9 (36.00%) SCCM
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) VMware
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (32.00%) EMC
6 6 (24.00%) WAN
6 6 (24.00%) XenApp
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (16.00%) AppSense
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
8 4 (16.00%) Lotus
8 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
8 4 (16.00%) MetaFrame
8 4 (16.00%) UNIX
8 4 (16.00%) VPN
8 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.00%) LAN
8 4 (16.00%) Solaris
8 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) MS Office
8 4 (16.00%) SAP

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 4 (16.00%) SAN
2 4 (16.00%) VPN
2 4 (16.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) Intranet
3 2 (8.00%) ISDN
3 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 3 (12.00%) Local Government
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) jQuery
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (4.00%) LINQ
3 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Handset
2 1 (4.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (16.00%) UNIX
4 4 (16.00%) Solaris
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (12.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 1 (4.00%) Document Management
5 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C#
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCSE
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCA
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CCIE
2 2 (8.00%) CCEE
2 2 (8.00%) CCAA
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) CCDA
3 1 (4.00%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) XenApp
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (16.00%) MetaFrame
4 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.00%) Xen
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) EMC
4 4 (16.00%) AppSense
4 4 (16.00%) Lotus
4 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) SAP
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
6 1 (4.00%) HP
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