The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 58 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.93% 1.57% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 38.46% 19.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £340 £311
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £11.25 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -10.00%
Office 365
Wales

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 Wales region.

Cloud Services Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
13 52 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.41% 8.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 35 0
Average daily rate £425 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+96.07% -53.21%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Cardiff +4 3 £425 +54.54%
Newport - 1 - - 1
Office 365
Wales

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (60.87%) SharePoint
2 12 (52.17%) Migration
3 10 (43.48%) XML
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 8 (34.78%) HTML
5 8 (34.78%) MS Office
6 7 (30.43%) Project Management
6 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
7 6 (26.09%) Intranet
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) .NET
8 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
8 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 5 (21.74%) Publishing
8 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
8 5 (21.74%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
9 4 (17.39%) Casewise
9 4 (17.39%) Validation
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 4 (17.39%) Windows
9 4 (17.39%) MS Visio

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 14 (60.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (13.04%) Umbraco
4 2 (8.70%) Lync
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (8.70%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Office
2 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Intranet
2 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
3 1 (4.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
1 5 (21.74%) Publishing
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
1 6 (26.09%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Data Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Intranet Manager
5 1 (4.35%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Intranet Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) XML
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 3 (13.04%) Ajax
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 3 (13.04%) CSS3
6 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) BYOD
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) AIX
3 2 (8.70%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Migration
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (17.39%) Data Mapping
4 4 (17.39%) Validation
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 3 (13.04%) MVC
5 3 (13.04%) Web Design
5 3 (13.04%) Content Management
5 3 (13.04%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (8.70%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (8.70%) Data Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
6 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 1 (4.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Casewise
3 3 (13.04%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Alterian
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Lotus
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat