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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 43 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Contract jobs citing Office 365 61 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.82% 1.88% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.61% 43.90% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 4 2
Median daily rate £338 £375 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -5.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £340 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £393 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
158 41 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 12.48% 4.27% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 14 6
Median daily rate £350 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £333 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 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 9 December 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Office 365
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Office 365 Hourly 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 53 £339 -9.66% 6
Durham +1 5 £215 -42.66%
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 64 (64.00%) Windows
2 63 (63.00%) Active Directory
3 62 (62.00%) Windows Server
4 55 (55.00%) SharePoint
5 51 (51.00%) Security Cleared
6 49 (49.00%) Microsoft
7 46 (46.00%) Migration
7 46 (46.00%) Skype for Business
8 45 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 45 (45.00%) MS Exchange
9 44 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2013
9 44 (44.00%) Skype
10 43 (43.00%) PowerShell
10 43 (43.00%) SC Cleared
11 38 (38.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 37 (37.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 33 (33.00%) DNS
15 31 (31.00%) MCSE
16 27 (27.00%) SharePoint 2010
17 24 (24.00%) Load Balancing
17 24 (24.00%) MS Office
18 22 (22.00%) Degree
19 21 (21.00%) Computer Science
20 17 (17.00%) Office Communications Server
20 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
21 16 (16.00%) DHCP
21 16 (16.00%) Firewall
22 15 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 55 (55.00%) SharePoint
2 46 (46.00%) Skype for Business
3 45 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (45.00%) MS Exchange
4 44 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (27.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 17 (17.00%) Office Communications Server
7 15 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (14.00%) OpenStack
9 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (4.00%) IBM Notes
12 2 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 24 (24.00%) MS Office
2 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (44.00%) Skype
2 33 (33.00%) DNS
3 16 (16.00%) DHCP
3 16 (16.00%) Firewall
4 13 (13.00%) Intranet
5 11 (11.00%) Kerberos
6 5 (5.00%) LAN
6 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.00%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.00%) Ethernet
8 1 (1.00%) SAN
8 1 (1.00%) VoIP
8 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (5.00%) Advertising
1 5 (5.00%) Publishing
2 3 (3.00%) Finance
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (15.00%) Administrator
1 15 (15.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 14 (14.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 14 (14.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 13 (13.00%) Developer
3 13 (13.00%) Office 365 Specialist
3 13 (13.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (11.00%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.00%) Messaging Support
6 8 (8.00%) Consultant
6 8 (8.00%) Office 365 Engineer
7 6 (6.00%) Messaging Specialist
8 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.00%) Support Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Messaging Consultant
9 4 (4.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Lync Engineer
10 3 (3.00%) Lync Specialist
10 3 (3.00%) SharePoint Consultant
10 3 (3.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) .NET
1 2 (2.00%) CSS
1 2 (2.00%) HTML
1 2 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (1.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.00%) CSS3
2 1 (1.00%) HTML5
2 1 (1.00%) jQuery
2 1 (1.00%) REST
2 1 (1.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.00%) Computer Science
2 12 (12.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (9.00%) Blackberry
4 8 (8.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.00%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.00%) Clustering
7 1 (1.00%) NHS
7 1 (1.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 64 (64.00%) Windows
2 62 (62.00%) Windows Server
3 37 (37.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.00%) Android
6 10 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.00%) AIX
8 1 (1.00%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (46.00%) Migration
2 24 (24.00%) Load Balancing
3 14 (14.00%) Content Management
4 11 (11.00%) Workflow
5 10 (10.00%) ITIL
6 9 (9.00%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.00%) Incident Management
7 8 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (5.00%) Information Management
9 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (2.00%) Dependency Management
10 2 (2.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.00%) Project Management
10 2 (2.00%) SDLC
10 2 (2.00%) Translating Business Requirements
11 1 (1.00%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (1.00%) Front End Development
11 1 (1.00%) Test Scripting
11 1 (1.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (43.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.00%) SQL
3 2 (2.00%) C#
3 2 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.00%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (51.00%) Security Cleared
2 43 (43.00%) SC Cleared
3 38 (38.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (31.00%) MCSE
5 22 (22.00%) Degree
6 8 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (4.00%) MCITP
7 4 (4.00%) MCTS
8 3 (3.00%) MCP
9 2 (2.00%) DBS Check
9 2 (2.00%) MCSA
10 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 63 (63.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.00%) DFS Replication
3 10 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.00%) Brightmail
Systems Management
1 6 (6.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 49 (49.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.00%) HP
3 9 (9.00%) Trend Micro
4 6 (6.00%) IronPort
5 5 (5.00%) VMware
6 4 (4.00%) Cisco
6 4 (4.00%) Lotus
6 4 (4.00%) Symantec
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle
7 1 (1.00%) Polycom
7 1 (1.00%) Veritas
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