The first table below looks at the demand for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Scotland region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 120 100 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing Office 365 12 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.45% 0.076%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.29% 36.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 0
Average daily rate
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£210 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £330 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.71 £12.75
% change year-on-year
+13.05% +7.52%
Cloud Services Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
35 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 1.22% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 2
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -15 8 £210 -47.50% 4
Glasgow -9 3 £375 +11.11%
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
Office 365
UK

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (30.43%) Mac OS
3 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) MS Office
6 4 (17.39%) IBM Notes
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
6 4 (17.39%) Lotus
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
7 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.04%) Replication
7 3 (13.04%) SMTP
7 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.04%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (13.04%) QA
7 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (13.04%) MobileIron
7 3 (13.04%) Email Migration
7 3 (13.04%) WordPress
8 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (8.70%) Lync

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 4 (17.39%) IBM Notes
4 3 (13.04%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (13.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (13.04%) WordPress
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (8.70%) Lync
5 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) SMTP
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Law
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) CSS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) XSL
4 1 (4.35%) XSLT
4 1 (4.35%) WCF
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Mac OS
2 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (13.04%) Email Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) CAD
4 1 (4.35%) Web Development
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.35%) Project Governance
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCSD
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMP
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) MCPD
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (8.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (8.70%) Legato
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Lotus
3 3 (13.04%) MobileIron
4 2 (8.70%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
4 2 (8.70%) CommVault
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.35%) Autodesk
5 1 (4.35%) Primavera
5 1 (4.35%) Infor
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