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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.09% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%
Office 365
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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
17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 9.24% 1.12% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -48.48%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Skype

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (100.00%) Lync
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft