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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 43 55 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Office 365 15 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.80% 1.24% 3.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.30% 14.29% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 13
Average daily rate £325 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £303 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £495 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +4.16%
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
92 56 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.16% 8.70% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 39 19
Average daily rate £420 £433 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.89% +10.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £698
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% -
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 Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 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
Oxford 0 4 £300 -4.76% 2
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £350 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
3 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (21.88%) Migration
4 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 6 (18.75%) SAN
5 6 (18.75%) VMware
5 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (15.63%) SCCM
6 5 (15.63%) Network Security
6 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (15.63%) DNS
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) SQL
6 5 (15.63%) IIS
7 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) NetApp
7 4 (12.50%) EMC
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (9.38%) PaaS

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
1 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (9.38%) Skype for Business
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) IaaS
2 3 (9.38%) PaaS
3 2 (6.25%) OneDrive
3 2 (6.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
2 5 (15.63%) Network Security
3 3 (9.38%) DHCP
3 3 (9.38%) Skype
4 2 (6.25%) Intranet
5 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Office 365 Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Consultant
5 4 (12.50%) Project Office Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.38%) Migration Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.25%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Support
7 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) IT Support
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Smartcard
2 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Migration
1 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
2 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Project Management
3 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) ITSM
4 2 (6.25%) Ticket Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Management
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Email Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (9.38%) APMP
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) MCSA
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.25%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (6.25%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) VMware
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) EMC
3 4 (12.50%) NetApp
4 3 (9.38%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Remedy
5 2 (6.25%) ServiceNow
5 2 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (3.13%) Sophos
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