The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South West / Somerset
Rank 31 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Office 365 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.41% 0.64% 1.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.29% 33.33% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £225 - £243
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £326
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +12.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Cloud Services Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
17 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 6.83% 1.93% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 6
Median daily rate £400 £383 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +57.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £375 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £356
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.63 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +13.88%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +6 6 £225 -
Office 365
South West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
4 5 (29.41%) VMware
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (17.65%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) Advertising
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) SAP
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
7 2 (11.76%) MPLS
7 2 (11.76%) Finance
8 1 (5.88%) Front Office
8 1 (5.88%) Electronics
8 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
8 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) LAN
8 1 (5.88%) WAN
8 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) SQL
8 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.88%) MS Office
8 1 (5.88%) CCNA

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) MPLS
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Electronics
3 1 (5.88%) Front Office
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) iPhone
1 1 (5.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
1 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
2 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.88%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Server Building
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix