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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 54 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Office 365 29 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.18% 2.05% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.89% 15.38% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 0
Median daily rate £200 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £399
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.26 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.62% -3.03%
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
225 91 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.42% 13.32% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 79 23
Median daily rate £450 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £303 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +36.98%

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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -4 20 £400 +23.07% 2
Bicester - 1 £300 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (34.78%) DNS
6 15 (32.61%) PowerShell
6 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
7 14 (30.43%) Project Management
8 13 (28.26%) ITIL
8 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
8 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
9 12 (26.09%) SCCM
10 11 (23.91%) DHCP
11 10 (21.74%) Kerberos
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (21.74%) Mac OS X
11 10 (21.74%) LDAP
11 10 (21.74%) Migration
11 10 (21.74%) SCOM
11 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (21.74%) BYOD
12 9 (19.57%) Patch Management
12 9 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (19.57%) Email Filtering
12 9 (19.57%) Service Design
12 9 (19.57%) PKI
12 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (17.39%) VMware

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 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
1 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.52%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.78%) DNS
2 11 (23.91%) DHCP
3 10 (21.74%) Kerberos
3 10 (21.74%) LDAP
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) Skype
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
5 1 (2.17%) VoIP
5 1 (2.17%) Wireless
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 7 (15.22%) Designer
2 7 (15.22%) Solutions Designer
3 6 (13.04%) Migration Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Migration Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Support Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Desktop Support
4 5 (10.87%) Office 365 Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Project Office Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Desktop Support
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Rollout Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) BYOD
2 9 (19.57%) PKI
3 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) CMDB
5 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.17%) iPad
5 1 (2.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 21 (45.65%) Windows Server
3 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (32.61%) Windows 7
5 10 (21.74%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (30.43%) Project Management
2 13 (28.26%) ITIL
3 10 (21.74%) Migration
4 9 (19.57%) Email Filtering
4 9 (19.57%) Kalman Filter
4 9 (19.57%) Patch Management
4 9 (19.57%) Service Design
4 9 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.39%) Problem Management
6 7 (15.22%) Line Management
6 7 (15.22%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
9 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.17%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.17%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) C#
2 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.22%) MCSE
3 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (10.87%) MCITP
4 5 (10.87%) MCTS
5 4 (8.70%) MCP
6 3 (6.52%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) Hyper-V
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (15.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.17%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) SCCM
2 10 (21.74%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco
4 4 (8.70%) NetApp
5 2 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (2.17%) EMC
6 1 (2.17%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.17%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
6 1 (2.17%) Meraki
6 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.17%) Sophos
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec
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