The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford 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 47 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 11 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.09% 2.45% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.97% 13.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 0
Median daily rate £400 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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
Oxfordshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
138 68 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 38.76% 18.48% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 59 4
Median daily rate £425 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £325 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
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 Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
5 10 (47.62%) DNS
6 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 7 (33.33%) SCCM
8 6 (28.57%) SCOM
8 6 (28.57%) Mac OS X
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (28.57%) DHCP
8 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
8 6 (28.57%) MCSE
8 6 (28.57%) LDAP
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 6 (28.57%) BYOD
9 5 (23.81%) Patch Management
9 5 (23.81%) Email Filtering
9 5 (23.81%) Service Design
9 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (23.81%) ITIL
9 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) MCTS

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) DNS
2 6 (28.57%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
2 6 (28.57%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
General
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Designer
1 4 (19.05%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Leader
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (4.76%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) BYOD
2 5 (23.81%) PKI
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) iPad
4 1 (4.76%) iPhone
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
1 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (28.57%) Mac OS X
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Email Filtering
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Kalman Filter
1 5 (23.81%) Patch Management
1 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
1 5 (23.81%) Service Design
2 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL V2
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MCSE
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (23.81%) MCITP
2 5 (23.81%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
System Software
1 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (19.05%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.76%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 6 (28.57%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) NetApp
4 2 (9.52%) Avaya
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky
5 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.76%) Sophos