The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 27 38 68
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +30
Contract jobs citing Office 365 46 30 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.39% 3.48% 0.74%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.33% 46.15% 18.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 4
Median daily rate £375 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +36.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.60 £14.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+0.68% +16.00%
Office 365
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
134 65 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 15.69% 7.54% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 33 17
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £145 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £393 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.64% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-42.60% +83.33%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 29 (34.12%) PowerShell
3 26 (30.59%) Project Management
3 26 (30.59%) Migration
4 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
5 24 (28.24%) Degree
5 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
6 20 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 19 (22.35%) Windows
7 19 (22.35%) Customer Engagement
8 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 16 (18.82%) Skype
10 15 (17.65%) Skype for Business
10 15 (17.65%) MS Office
11 14 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (16.47%) DNS
12 12 (14.12%) Italian Language
12 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Intune
13 11 (12.94%) Project Governance
13 11 (12.94%) Data Quality
13 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
13 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (12.94%) Escalation Management
13 11 (12.94%) Spanish Language
14 10 (11.76%) German Language
14 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (11.76%) .NET
14 10 (11.76%) C#
14 10 (11.76%) Windows Server

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 25 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 20 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 15 (17.65%) Skype for Business
4 14 (16.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (7.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (2.35%) IBM Notes
10 2 (2.35%) IIS
11 1 (1.18%) CMS
11 1 (1.18%) MS Project Server
11 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Foundation
11 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.65%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.82%) Skype
2 14 (16.47%) DNS
3 7 (8.24%) DHCP
4 6 (7.06%) Internet
5 4 (4.71%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.71%) LDAP
6 3 (3.53%) SMTP
7 2 (2.35%) IMAP
7 2 (2.35%) Intranet
7 2 (2.35%) POP3
7 2 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (2.35%) SAN
7 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.18%) Firewall
8 1 (1.18%) LAN
8 1 (1.18%) Network Security
8 1 (1.18%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.12%) Italian Language
2 11 (12.94%) Spanish Language
3 10 (11.76%) German Language
4 9 (10.59%) French Language
5 3 (3.53%) Marketing
5 3 (3.53%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (2.35%) Finance
7 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (27.06%) Consultant
2 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Consultant
3 13 (15.29%) Exchange Consultant
4 11 (12.94%) Exchange Migration Consultant
4 11 (12.94%) Migration Consultant
5 9 (10.59%) Office 365 Consultant
6 8 (9.41%) Onboarding Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Onboarding Manager
7 7 (8.24%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
8 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Change Manager
8 5 (5.88%) Escalation Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Office 365 Manager
9 4 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Field Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (4.71%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.76%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) ASP.NET
2 7 (8.24%) Web Services
3 5 (5.88%) Node.js
4 4 (4.71%) MAPI
4 4 (4.71%) OAuth2
4 4 (4.71%) SAML
5 2 (2.35%) CSS
5 2 (2.35%) HTML
5 2 (2.35%) jQuery
5 2 (2.35%) WCF
5 2 (2.35%) WPF
5 2 (2.35%) XML
6 1 (1.18%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.18%) WebCenter
6 1 (1.18%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.71%) Clustering
2 4 (4.71%) PKI
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.35%) BYOD
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Windows
2 10 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) Migration
1 26 (30.59%) Project Management
2 19 (22.35%) Customer Engagement
3 11 (12.94%) Escalation Management
3 11 (12.94%) Project Governance
4 7 (8.24%) ITIL
5 6 (7.06%) Memory Management
5 6 (7.06%) PRINCE2
5 6 (7.06%) Service Management
6 5 (5.88%) Change Management
6 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.71%) B2B
7 4 (4.71%) B2C
7 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.71%) High Availability
7 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.53%) Email Migration
9 2 (2.35%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.35%) System Testing
9 2 (2.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.12%) PowerShell
2 10 (11.76%) C#
3 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (8.24%) C
5 6 (7.06%) C++
5 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
5 6 (7.06%) VBScript
6 2 (2.35%) SQL
6 2 (2.35%) VB
7 1 (1.18%) Java
7 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Degree
2 11 (12.94%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.41%) MCITP
3 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.24%) MCTS
5 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.18%) MBA
6 1 (1.18%) MCDST
6 1 (1.18%) MCSE
6 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.94%) Data Quality
2 7 (8.24%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (23.53%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.06%) BitLocker
3 5 (5.88%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (9.41%) SCCM
3 7 (8.24%) WSUS
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Citrix
3 2 (2.35%) Lotus
4 1 (1.18%) IBM
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) Proofpoint
4 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.18%) Symantec