The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 28 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.20% - 0.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 80.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.80% +21.56%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Cloud Services Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.75% 1.36% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £400 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -13.87%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCTS
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Environment Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Environment Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (25.00%) VMware