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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 51 51 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 +49
Contract jobs citing Office 365 15 39 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.81% 3.61% 0.072%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 54.93% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 33 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £406 £311
% change year-on-year
-6.46% +30.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -37.44%
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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 Reading region.

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
60 71 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.24% 6.57% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 56 5
Average daily rate £475 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £433 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -32.14%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (38.10%) DHCP
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
4 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (28.57%) Replication
5 6 (28.57%) DNS
6 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 5 (23.81%) LAN
6 5 (23.81%) Service Management
6 5 (23.81%) Marketing
6 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (23.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (19.05%) SCCM
7 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
7 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
7 4 (19.05%) MS Office
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
8 3 (14.29%) HP
8 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (14.29%) DMZ
8 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 3 (14.29%) MCTS
8 3 (14.29%) MCITP
8 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
8 3 (14.29%) Degree

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
1 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) DHCP
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) LAN
4 3 (14.29%) DMZ
4 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (9.52%) Wireless
5 2 (9.52%) DSL
5 2 (9.52%) ADSL
5 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.76%) Intranet
General
1 5 (23.81%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) German Language
3 1 (4.76%) Italian Language
3 1 (4.76%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (4.76%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Tester
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Tester
3 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) CSS
1 1 (4.76%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Replication
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 3 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
3 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
1 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCTS
2 3 (14.29%) MCITP
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) PMP
3 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCEE
3 1 (4.76%) CCAA
3 1 (4.76%) CCIA
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (19.05%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
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