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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 58 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 10 28 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.16% 2.83% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.26% 46.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.88%
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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
31 60 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.60% 6.07% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 7
Average daily rate £425 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £375 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £581 £550 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
- +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

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 January 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 January 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 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
4 7 (26.92%) Lync
5 6 (23.08%) DHCP
5 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 6 (23.08%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (23.08%) Marketing
5 6 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) .NET
6 4 (15.38%) DNS
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) Replication
6 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (11.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 3 (11.54%) C#
7 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) HTML
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 2 (7.69%) MS Office
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Lync
3 6 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (7.69%) CMS
6 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) ADSL
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) DSL
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) German Language
2 2 (7.69%) Hebrew Language
2 2 (7.69%) Turkish Language
2 2 (7.69%) Polish Language
3 1 (3.85%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (3.85%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Consultant
1 5 (19.23%) Field Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) Analyst
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Specialist
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (3.85%) Escalation Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) WPF
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) MCTS
2 1 (3.85%) MCITP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) vSphere
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) XenApp
2 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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