The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 97 183 174
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -9
Contract jobs citing Office 365 174 80 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.03% 0.84% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.11% 20.41% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 52 39
Average daily rate £400 £315 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £173 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £333 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.02% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £9.09 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.25 £12.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+24.00% +4.16%
Office 365
England

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

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
619 392 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.23% 4.11% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 221 151
Average daily rate £425 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.91% -39.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.97 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £20.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +39 57 £425 +41.66% 17
Hampshire +27 31 £350 +47.36% 12
West Sussex +19 24 £500 +127.27% 7
Oxfordshire +12 15 £325 +3.17% 12
Surrey -9 11 £240 -40.00% 15
Buckinghamshire +18 10 £385 +40.00% 8
Kent -4 6 £505 +44.28% 2
East Sussex +13 4 £450 +50.00% 3
Sussex +2 3 £300 -
Middlesex -7 1 £190 -51.74% 1
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 132 (42.58%) Windows
2 120 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 102 (32.90%) Active Directory
4 86 (27.74%) Migration
5 79 (25.48%) SharePoint
6 56 (18.06%) Windows Server
7 51 (16.45%) Microsoft Azure
8 48 (15.48%) MS Exchange
8 48 (15.48%) MS Office
9 40 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (11.94%) Skype for Business
11 35 (11.29%) Security Cleared
11 35 (11.29%) ITIL
11 35 (11.29%) VMware
12 34 (10.97%) Windows 7
13 32 (10.32%) Citrix
14 30 (9.68%) Project Management
14 30 (9.68%) DNS
14 30 (9.68%) Finance
15 29 (9.35%) SC Cleared
16 27 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (8.71%) PRINCE2
16 27 (8.71%) Windows Server 2008
17 26 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2010
18 25 (8.06%) SCCM
19 24 (7.74%) DHCP
20 23 (7.42%) MS Excel
21 22 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
22 21 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
23 20 (6.45%) Hyper-V

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 79 (25.48%) SharePoint
2 48 (15.48%) MS Exchange
3 37 (11.94%) Skype for Business
4 26 (8.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 16 (5.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 14 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (2.90%) IIS
9 9 (2.90%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.65%) CMS
13 1 (0.32%) Confluence
13 1 (0.32%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 48 (15.48%) MS Office
2 23 (7.42%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.32%) Line 500
3 1 (0.32%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.32%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 51 (16.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 10 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.61%) IaaS
4 5 (1.61%) OneDrive
5 4 (1.29%) Yammer
6 3 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.97%) Google Apps
6 3 (0.97%) PaaS
7 2 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.68%) DNS
2 24 (7.74%) DHCP
3 16 (5.16%) Intranet
4 15 (4.84%) Skype
5 10 (3.23%) SAN
6 9 (2.90%) Firewall
6 9 (2.90%) LAN
7 7 (2.26%) Internet
7 7 (2.26%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.26%) WAN
8 5 (1.61%) Network Security
8 5 (1.61%) Remote Desktop
8 5 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (1.29%) Wireless
10 3 (0.97%) VoIP
11 2 (0.65%) PBX
11 2 (0.65%) PSTN
12 1 (0.32%) SMS
12 1 (0.32%) VPN
12 1 (0.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.65%) PowerPivot
4 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.65%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.32%) Power BI
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (9.68%) Finance
2 15 (4.84%) French Language
2 15 (4.84%) German Language
3 14 (4.52%) Italian Language
4 11 (3.55%) Spanish Language
5 9 (2.90%) Advertising
6 6 (1.94%) Marketing
6 6 (1.94%) Retail
7 5 (1.61%) Back Office
8 4 (1.29%) Billing
8 4 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.65%) Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Publishing
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (18.71%) Project Manager
2 38 (12.26%) Consultant
3 34 (10.97%) Office 365 Manager
3 34 (10.97%) Support Engineer
4 28 (9.03%) Architect
5 21 (6.77%) Analyst
6 20 (6.45%) Developer
6 20 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (5.81%) Project Office Manager
7 18 (5.81%) SharePoint Developer
8 17 (5.48%) Infrastructure Manager
9 16 (5.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 15 (4.84%) Office 365 Engineer
10 15 (4.84%) Windows Engineer
11 13 (4.19%) Desktop Support
11 13 (4.19%) Office 365 Consultant
12 11 (3.55%) Exchange Consultant
12 11 (3.55%) Exchange Engineer
12 11 (3.55%) Onboarding Manager
13 10 (3.23%) Onboarding Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.52%) .NET
2 13 (4.19%) HTML
3 10 (3.23%) CSS
4 8 (2.58%) HTML5
5 6 (1.94%) jQuery
6 5 (1.61%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.29%) Web Services
8 3 (0.97%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.65%) Ajax
9 2 (0.65%) REST
9 2 (0.65%) SOAP
9 2 (0.65%) XML
10 1 (0.32%) ActiveX
10 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.32%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (0.32%) XHTML
10 1 (0.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.23%) Private Cloud
3 8 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.58%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.94%) Clustering
4 6 (1.94%) iPhone
4 6 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.61%) Replication
6 4 (1.29%) iPad
6 4 (1.29%) PKI
7 3 (0.97%) User Experience
8 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.65%) FMCG
8 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.65%) NHS
8 2 (0.65%) PMI
8 2 (0.65%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.32%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 132 (42.58%) Windows
2 56 (18.06%) Windows Server
3 40 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (10.97%) Windows 7
5 27 (8.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (5.16%) Windows XP
8 12 (3.87%) Windows 10
9 10 (3.23%) Linux
10 9 (2.90%) Windows 8
11 6 (1.94%) Mac OS X
12 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.29%) AIX
14 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.65%) Android
15 2 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (27.74%) Migration
2 35 (11.29%) ITIL
3 30 (9.68%) Project Management
4 27 (8.71%) PRINCE2
5 21 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (5.16%) Presales
8 12 (3.87%) CRM
8 12 (3.87%) Service Management
9 11 (3.55%) Change Management
10 9 (2.90%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (2.90%) SDLC
11 8 (2.58%) Business Transformation
11 8 (2.58%) Customer Engagement
12 7 (2.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (2.26%) Email Migration
12 7 (2.26%) Problem Management
12 7 (2.26%) Technical Architecture
13 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Architecture
13 6 (1.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.81%) SQL
2 17 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 11 (3.55%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.23%) C#
5 3 (0.97%) VB
6 2 (0.65%) C
6 2 (0.65%) VBScript
7 1 (0.32%) Java
7 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 29 (9.35%) SC Cleared
3 27 (8.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.84%) MCSE
5 14 (4.52%) MCITP
6 10 (3.23%) MCTS
7 9 (2.90%) Degree
7 9 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.94%) MCP
8 6 (1.94%) MCSA
9 5 (1.61%) MCDST
10 4 (1.29%) DBS Check
10 4 (1.29%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.29%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.97%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.97%) APMP
11 3 (0.97%) CCNA
11 3 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.32%) COBIT
2 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 102 (32.90%) Active Directory
2 20 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 11 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.61%) BitLocker
4 5 (1.61%) Terminal Server
4 5 (1.61%) UAG
5 3 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.65%) vSphere
6 2 (0.65%) XenApp
6 2 (0.65%) XenServer
7 1 (0.32%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 25 (8.06%) SCCM
2 13 (4.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 10 (3.23%) WSUS
4 5 (1.61%) SCOM
5 4 (1.29%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.32%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.32%) Nagios
7 1 (0.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 120 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.29%) VMware
3 32 (10.32%) Citrix
4 8 (2.58%) Cisco
4 8 (2.58%) HP
4 8 (2.58%) NetApp
4 8 (2.58%) Oracle
5 7 (2.26%) Apple
6 5 (1.61%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.61%) EMC
7 4 (1.29%) FireEye
7 4 (1.29%) SAP
7 4 (1.29%) Veeam
7 4 (1.29%) Veritas
8 3 (0.97%) Google
8 3 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.65%) Dell
9 2 (0.65%) Lotus
9 2 (0.65%) Remedy
9 2 (0.65%) Sage
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