The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 55 67 43
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Contract jobs citing Office 365 14 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.31% 1.12% 1.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.05% 8.25% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 4
Median daily rate £220 £438 £209
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.71% +109.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £262 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £550 £238
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
Office 365
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
174 97 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.71% 13.53% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 82 24
Median daily rate £450 £450 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £375 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Oxford -6 6 £240 -36.00% 2
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (35.48%) Migration
4 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (29.03%) Project Management
5 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
6 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (22.58%) MCSE
6 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (19.35%) VMware
8 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
8 5 (16.13%) Citrix
8 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
8 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 5 (16.13%) MCTS
8 5 (16.13%) MCITP
8 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (12.90%) NetApp
9 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (12.90%) DNS
10 3 (9.68%) Cisco
10 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
10 3 (9.68%) MS Office
11 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.90%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.23%) Apache
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.23%) Confluence
5 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) OneDrive
1 2 (6.45%) Yammer
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 2 (6.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) Intranet
3 1 (3.23%) LAN
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) VoIP
3 1 (3.23%) WAN
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Project Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Migration Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Migration Project Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Office 365 Manager
2 8 (25.81%) Project Office Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Administrator
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.23%) iPad
1 1 (3.23%) iPhone
1 1 (3.23%) NHS
1 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
2 9 (29.03%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
3 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.23%) DevOps
4 1 (3.23%) Email Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.23%) Information Security
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL V2
4 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.23%) Server Building
4 1 (3.23%) System Testing
4 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) C#
2 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (22.58%) MCSE
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.13%) MCITP
3 5 (16.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) RHCSA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Postfix
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 5 (16.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.90%) NetApp
5 3 (9.68%) Cisco
6 2 (6.45%) Avaya
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
7 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos