The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 26 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.59% 1.05% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.17% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £338 £369
% change year-on-year
+8.14% -8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.88 £16.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.43% +1.56%
Office 365
England

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

Cloud Services Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
24 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.31% 7.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +30.43%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (91.67%) Yammer
2 11 (91.67%) Case Management
2 11 (91.67%) Document Management
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (91.67%) Integration Testing
2 11 (91.67%) Infor
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (91.67%) Waterfall
2 11 (91.67%) Skype for Business
2 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) Data Management
2 11 (91.67%) Zachman Framework
2 11 (91.67%) TOGAF
2 11 (91.67%) Business Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (91.67%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (91.67%) Oracle
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 12 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (91.67%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (91.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (91.67%) Yammer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) CRM Architect
2 5 (41.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Dynamics CRM Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) COM
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (91.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) SDLC
2 11 (91.67%) Business Analysis
2 11 (91.67%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (91.67%) Case Management
2 11 (91.67%) CRM
2 11 (91.67%) Data Management
2 11 (91.67%) Document Management
2 11 (91.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (91.67%) Integration Testing
2 11 (91.67%) TOGAF
2 11 (91.67%) Waterfall
2 11 (91.67%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (41.67%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Infor
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
1 11 (91.67%) Oracle
1 11 (91.67%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (91.67%) SAP