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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 38 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.65% 2.05% 1.09%
As % of the Cloud Services category 100.00% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £331 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.98% -30.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £276 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £386 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.50%
Office 365
South West

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
5 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.65% 4.92% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate £388 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £271 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £20.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -25.33%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Bath +5 1 - - 2
Office 365
South West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
3 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) SCCM
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
5 3 (23.08%) MS Office
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
6 2 (15.38%) ERP
6 2 (15.38%) DNS
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) MSI
7 1 (7.69%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.69%) OSPF
7 1 (7.69%) BGP
7 1 (7.69%) DHCP
7 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 1 (7.69%) VPN
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Advertising
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) OSPF
2 1 (7.69%) BGP
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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