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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 28 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +14
Contract jobs citing Office 365 45 23 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.31% 2.46% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 51.14% 26.14% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 4
Median daily rate £375 £340 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £328
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +11.11%

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
88 88 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.34% 9.42% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 57 14
Median daily rate £450 £443 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £257 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017, 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 37 (37.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.00%) SharePoint
3 30 (30.00%) Migration
4 26 (26.00%) Skype
5 23 (23.00%) Degree
5 23 (23.00%) MS Exchange
6 22 (22.00%) Active Directory
6 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
7 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Intune
8 20 (20.00%) Windows
9 19 (19.00%) MS Excel
9 19 (19.00%) Skype for Business
10 17 (17.00%) C
11 15 (15.00%) Yammer
11 15 (15.00%) PowerShell
12 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 13 (13.00%) Spanish Language
13 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (11.00%) Windows 10
14 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
15 10 (10.00%) Load Balancing
15 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
15 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
15 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 9 (9.00%) Presales
16 9 (9.00%) Customer Engagement
16 9 (9.00%) French Language
16 9 (9.00%) Italian Language
16 9 (9.00%) Project Management
17 8 (8.00%) MS Office

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 32 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 23 (23.00%) MS Exchange
3 19 (19.00%) Skype for Business
4 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.00%) Documentum
7 1 (1.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (19.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.00%) Yammer
2 13 (13.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.00%) OneDrive
4 6 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (6.00%) Google Drive
5 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.00%) IaaS
5 1 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (26.00%) Skype
2 6 (6.00%) Internet
3 4 (4.00%) DHCP
4 3 (3.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.00%) DNS
5 2 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.00%) VPN
5 2 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.00%) LAN
6 1 (1.00%) Network Security
6 1 (1.00%) SMTP
General
1 13 (13.00%) Spanish Language
2 9 (9.00%) French Language
2 9 (9.00%) Italian Language
3 8 (8.00%) Marketing
4 5 (5.00%) Finance
4 5 (5.00%) German Language
5 2 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (30.00%) Consultant
2 25 (25.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 24 (24.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 19 (19.00%) Migration Consultant
5 18 (18.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
6 11 (11.00%) Support Engineer
7 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 8 (8.00%) Office 365 Manager
9 7 (7.00%) Architect
9 7 (7.00%) Migration Specialist
10 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 6 (6.00%) Office 365 Architect
10 6 (6.00%) SharePoint Specialist
11 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (5.00%) Senior Architect
11 5 (5.00%) Senior Manager
12 4 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
12 4 (4.00%) Analyst
12 4 (4.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.00%) .NET
1 5 (5.00%) MAPI
1 5 (5.00%) Web Services
2 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 6 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.00%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.00%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.00%) Android
5 4 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.00%) Migration
2 10 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (9.00%) Customer Engagement
3 9 (9.00%) Presales
3 9 (9.00%) Project Management
4 8 (8.00%) Escalation Management
4 8 (8.00%) Project Governance
5 6 (6.00%) Identity Management
6 5 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (5.00%) High Availability
6 5 (5.00%) Memory Management
7 4 (4.00%) Analytics
7 4 (4.00%) Process Architecture
7 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.00%) Software Licensing
8 3 (3.00%) ITIL
8 3 (3.00%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.00%) Resource Management
8 3 (3.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.00%) C
2 15 (15.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.00%) C#
3 5 (5.00%) C++
3 5 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (5.00%) VBScript
4 4 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (23.00%) Degree
2 22 (22.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.00%) MCP
6 2 (2.00%) MCSA
6 2 (2.00%) MCSE
7 1 (1.00%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 7 (7.00%) SLA
3 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 22 (22.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.00%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 21 (21.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (5.00%) SCCM
3 3 (3.00%) WSUS
4 1 (1.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (37.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.00%) Google
3 5 (5.00%) Citrix
3 5 (5.00%) HP
4 4 (4.00%) Samsung
4 4 (4.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.00%) EMC
6 2 (2.00%) Apple
6 2 (2.00%) Dell
7 1 (1.00%) Lotus