The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 19 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Office 365 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.70% 0.57% 1.89%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.00% 7.69% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £388 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.93% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +57.77%
Office 365
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
20 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.35% 7.39% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 4
Median daily rate £488 £348 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.18% -33.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £286 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Office 365
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Yammer
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) SCADA
2 2 (33.33%) Network Security
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) IaaS
1 5 (83.33%) PaaS
1 5 (83.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Cloud Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Security Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS Architect
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft