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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 32 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Office 365 9 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.79% 1.87% 0.84%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.64% 8.47% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £500 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -4.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +18.51%

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
66 59 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.43% 22.01% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 34
Median daily rate £475 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £54.00 £14.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.41% -51.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

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 26 February 2017.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
3 14 (48.28%) ITIL
4 11 (37.93%) SCCM
4 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
4 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (37.93%) Windows 10
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
7 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
7 8 (27.59%) Service Design
8 7 (24.14%) Project Management
8 7 (24.14%) DNS
8 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
8 7 (24.14%) DHCP
8 7 (24.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
8 7 (24.14%) SCOM
8 7 (24.14%) Skype for Business
8 7 (24.14%) Skype
8 7 (24.14%) BYOD
9 6 (20.69%) Migration
10 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (17.24%) Line Management
10 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
10 5 (17.24%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (13.79%) Email Filtering
11 4 (13.79%) PKI

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 (24.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DHCP
1 7 (24.14%) DNS
1 7 (24.14%) Skype
2 4 (13.79%) Kerberos
2 4 (13.79%) LDAP
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Broadband
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.45%) LAN
4 1 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Desktop Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Trainer
4 3 (10.34%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (10.34%) Trainer
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Rollout Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) BYOD
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 4 (13.79%) PKI
2 4 (13.79%) PMI
3 3 (10.34%) CMDB
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 25 (86.21%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows 10
2 11 (37.93%) Windows 7
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (13.79%) Mac OS
5 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Service Design
3 7 (24.14%) Project Management
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Line Management
5 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.79%) Email Filtering
6 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (13.79%) Patch Management
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) Application Rationalisation
7 3 (10.34%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (10.34%) Compatibility Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
8 2 (6.90%) ETL
8 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (13.79%) PMI Certification
1 4 (13.79%) PMP
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (10.34%) MCP
3 1 (3.45%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (17.24%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (13.79%) vSphere
5 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.34%) XenApp
7 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) SCCM
2 7 (24.14%) SCOM
3 3 (10.34%) AppDNA
3 3 (10.34%) EdgeSight
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.45%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) EMC
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds