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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 25 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.67% 2.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.11% 57.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £190 £394 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
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
9 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.04% 3.89% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £350 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +30.62%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 7 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) OneDrive

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Mac Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory