The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 86 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing Office 365 12 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.99% 0.93% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.43% 19.40% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 2
Average daily rate £275 £400 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +255.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
Office 365
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
115 67 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.50% 4.80% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 43 21
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £563 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 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
Dorking +5 2 £150 +3.44%
Guildford - 2 £240 -
Egham - 1 £160 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
5 8 (23.53%) VMware
5 8 (23.53%) Migration
6 7 (20.59%) Citrix
7 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
7 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
9 4 (11.76%) MS Office
9 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
9 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
9 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
10 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (8.82%) DBS Check
10 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (8.82%) Finance
10 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
10 3 (8.82%) VoIP
10 3 (8.82%) DHCP
10 3 (8.82%) DNS
11 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
11 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
11 2 (5.88%) SAN

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Lync
4 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.94%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DHCP
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) Power BI
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Administrator
1 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Administrator
1 6 (17.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Storage Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) Virtualisation Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) CSS
1 1 (2.94%) HTML
1 1 (2.94%) jQuery
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) Silverlight
1 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.94%) EPoS
2 1 (2.94%) FMCG
2 1 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 11 (32.35%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
6 2 (5.88%) Android
6 2 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
2 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) CRM
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) People Management
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.88%) Project Management
4 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.94%) Coaching
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Presales
5 1 (2.94%) Project Governance
5 1 (2.94%) SABSA
5 1 (2.94%) Security Architecture
5 1 (2.94%) Server Building
5 1 (2.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.94%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) COBIT
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) VMware
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 2 (5.88%) Apple
5 1 (2.94%) Cisco
5 1 (2.94%) IBM