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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 74 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 16 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.20% 0.53% 0.077%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.36% 17.07% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 1
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£375 £345 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -16.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £369 £311
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +18.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £26.38
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -38.38%
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
44 41 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.30% 3.09% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 11
Average daily rate £400 £340 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -17.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £158 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -26.78%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Woking +1 3 £375 +7.14%
Reigate - 1 £95 - 2
Shepperton - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (51.16%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) .NET
3 21 (48.84%) Visual Studio
3 21 (48.84%) WCF
3 21 (48.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (46.51%) WPF
4 20 (46.51%) Scrum
5 14 (32.56%) SQL
5 14 (32.56%) Web Services
6 13 (30.23%) SOAP
6 13 (30.23%) Windows
6 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
6 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
6 13 (30.23%) Automated Testing
6 13 (30.23%) QA
6 13 (30.23%) BDD
6 13 (30.23%) REST
6 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (27.91%) SpecFlow
7 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
7 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
7 12 (27.91%) XML
8 11 (25.58%) ISEB
9 10 (23.26%) Citrix
9 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
9 10 (23.26%) DevOps
10 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
10 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
3 8 (18.60%) Lync
4 5 (11.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.33%) Moodle
7 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) VPN
2 6 (13.95%) Firewall
3 3 (6.98%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) Telnet
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) ADSL
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) DHCP
4 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (55.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Visual Studio
1 21 (48.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (27.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (11.63%) Dutch Language
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Analyst
2 11 (25.58%) Test Analyst
3 9 (20.93%) Software Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Test Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) QA Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Tester
7 4 (9.30%) Agile Test Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) Trainer
8 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.98%) Developer
8 3 (6.98%) SharePoint Architect
8 3 (6.98%) Architect
9 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) ICT Trainer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Service Analyst
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.65%) IT Trainer
9 2 (4.65%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (51.16%) .NET
2 21 (48.84%) WCF
3 20 (46.51%) WPF
4 14 (32.56%) Web Services
5 13 (30.23%) SOAP
5 13 (30.23%) REST
6 12 (27.91%) XML
7 8 (18.60%) LINQ
8 2 (4.65%) Flash
9 1 (2.33%) ODBC
9 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (16.28%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.63%) iPad
4 4 (9.30%) iPhone
5 2 (4.65%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.33%) PMI
6 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
3 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (55.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) Scrum
3 13 (30.23%) Automated Testing
3 13 (30.23%) BDD
4 12 (27.91%) Software Testing
5 10 (23.26%) DevOps
6 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.95%) Migration
8 4 (9.30%) MVC
9 3 (6.98%) Project Management
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
9 3 (6.98%) ITIL
9 3 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.65%) Coaching
10 2 (4.65%) Functional Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
11 1 (2.33%) TDD
11 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) C#
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) ISEB
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCTS
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (30.23%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.63%) Terminal Services
3 3 (6.98%) XenApp
4 1 (2.33%) XenServer
4 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
4 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Citrix
3 6 (13.95%) Apple
4 5 (11.63%) McAfee
5 4 (9.30%) Symantec
5 4 (9.30%) Altiris
6 2 (4.65%) Google
6 2 (4.65%) VMware
7 1 (2.33%) BT
7 1 (2.33%) Infor
7 1 (2.33%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.33%) Polycom
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) BMC
7 1 (2.33%) CommVault
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus
7 1 (2.33%) Baan
7 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
7 1 (2.33%) HP