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 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)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 41 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Office 365 22 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.63% 3.00% 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.30% 16.49% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 5
Median daily rate £413 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £168 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £488
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 Oxfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
114 97 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 18.81% 18.16% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 76 47
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 £306 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Median hourly rate £54.00 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+272.41% -42.00%
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 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
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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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 +4 9 £500 +66.66% 2
Abingdon - 3 £400 - 2
Bicester - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £475 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (35.19%) Windows 10
5 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 18 (33.33%) ITIL
6 17 (31.48%) SCCM
7 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
8 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
9 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
10 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (20.37%) Skype for Business
11 11 (20.37%) Project Management
12 10 (18.52%) DNS
12 10 (18.52%) Skype
13 9 (16.67%) Service Design
13 9 (16.67%) DHCP
13 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
14 8 (14.81%) SCOM
14 8 (14.81%) Migration
14 8 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (14.81%) BYOD
14 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
15 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (12.96%) Line Management
15 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
15 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
16 6 (11.11%) PMI

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 11 (20.37%) Skype for Business
2 7 (12.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (25.93%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.41%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) DNS
1 10 (18.52%) Skype
2 9 (16.67%) DHCP
3 5 (9.26%) Intranet
4 4 (7.41%) Kerberos
4 4 (7.41%) LDAP
5 3 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (1.85%) Broadband
6 1 (1.85%) Internet
6 1 (1.85%) LAN
6 1 (1.85%) SAN
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 9 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.81%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Rollout Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Service Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Rollout Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.85%) CSS
2 1 (1.85%) CSS3
2 1 (1.85%) Handlebars
2 1 (1.85%) HTML
2 1 (1.85%) HTML5
2 1 (1.85%) jQuery
2 1 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.85%) React
2 1 (1.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) BYOD
2 6 (11.11%) PMI
3 5 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.41%) PKI
5 3 (5.56%) CMDB
5 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 40 (74.07%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Windows 10
3 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 15 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (7.41%) Mac OS
7 4 (7.41%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.85%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) ITIL
2 11 (20.37%) Project Management
3 9 (16.67%) Service Design
4 8 (14.81%) Migration
5 7 (12.96%) Line Management
5 7 (12.96%) PRINCE2
6 6 (11.11%) Application Rationalisation
6 6 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
7 4 (7.41%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (7.41%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) Email Filtering
7 4 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (7.41%) Patch Management
7 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Document Management
8 3 (5.56%) Information Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) C
2 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 6 (11.11%) PMP
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (5.56%) MCP
4 2 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (1.85%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.85%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.85%) MCITP
5 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (9.26%) vSphere
5 5 (9.26%) XenDesktop
6 4 (7.41%) XenApp
7 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) SCCM
2 8 (14.81%) SCOM
3 4 (7.41%) AppDNA
3 4 (7.41%) EdgeSight
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.85%) SmoothWall
5 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (9.26%) Citrix
4 3 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) EMC
5 1 (1.85%) Forcepoint
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Meraki
5 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.85%) Symantec