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 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 51 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 22 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.15% 0.98% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.81% 37.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £11.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+52.27% -21.42%
Office 365
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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
47 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 4.60% 2.64% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 11
Average daily rate £425 £400 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £328 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £475 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
- -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

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
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 30 March 2015.

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 30 March 2015, 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 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
1 11 (39.29%) Lync
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 8 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (25.00%) Firewall
5 6 (21.43%) Hebrew Language
5 6 (21.43%) Polish Language
5 6 (21.43%) Turkish Language
5 6 (21.43%) MS Office
5 6 (21.43%) .NET
6 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 4 (14.29%) C#
8 3 (10.71%) HTML
8 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.71%) DHCP
8 3 (10.71%) DNS
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) CSS
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) WPF
8 3 (10.71%) jQuery
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (10.71%) Sitecore CMS

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 11 (39.29%) SharePoint
1 11 (39.29%) Lync
2 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (10.71%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (10.71%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Office
2 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (21.43%) Hebrew Language
1 6 (21.43%) Polish Language
1 6 (21.43%) Turkish Language
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (10.71%) Consultant
1 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
2 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Analyst
3 1 (3.57%) Architect
3 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) XML
2 3 (10.71%) WPF
2 3 (10.71%) jQuery
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Service Management
3 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (7.14%) ITIL
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCTS
2 2 (7.14%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
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