The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 67 55 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 10 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.08% 0.64% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 40.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £400 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +4.16%
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 North East region.

Cloud Services Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
30 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.25% 1.61% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
Average daily rate £425 £360 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -1.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the North East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the North East region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -27 4 £400 -15.78% 3
Durham - 4 £375 -
Northumberland - 1 £525 - 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 11 (45.83%) Migration
3 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (20.83%) VPN
6 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) MS Office
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (12.50%) DNS
7 3 (12.50%) Firewall
7 3 (12.50%) Skype
7 3 (12.50%) OneDrive
7 3 (12.50%) IaaS
8 2 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Yammer
8 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (8.33%) Records Management
8 2 (8.33%) Aruba
8 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 15 (62.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) IaaS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) OneDrive
2 2 (8.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) VPN
2 4 (16.67%) LAN
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) DNS
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) Skype
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (8.33%) VLAN
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (4.17%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
1 8 (33.33%) Designer
2 7 (29.17%) SharePoint Designer
3 6 (25.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 5 (20.83%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Business Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Network Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Migration
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Content Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Records Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Time Management
3 2 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) ISMS
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.17%) Service Continuity Management
4 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.17%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Apple
2 2 (8.33%) Aruba
2 2 (8.33%) Avaya
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Juniper
2 2 (8.33%) OpenText
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