The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 78 61 48
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Contract jobs citing Office 365 28 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.30% 0.17% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 44.44% 5.88% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 4
Median daily rate £330 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £340
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +52.17%
Office 365
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Cloud Services Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
63 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.17% 2.82% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 11 5
Median daily rate £490 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Office 365 Hourly Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 23 £326 - 1
Sunderland - 3 - -
Gateshead - 1 - -
Office 365
North East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (68.75%) Windows
3 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 20 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
5 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (53.13%) PowerShell
6 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (43.75%) DNS
8 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
8 13 (40.63%) MS Office
8 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
9 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
9 11 (34.38%) Skype for Business
10 10 (31.25%) ITIL
10 10 (31.25%) MCSE
10 10 (31.25%) Migration
11 9 (28.13%) Firewall
12 8 (25.00%) SQL
12 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (21.88%) Content Management
14 6 (18.75%) Cisco
14 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (18.75%) Skype

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 17 (53.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 17 (53.13%) MS Exchange
2 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
3 11 (34.38%) Skype for Business
4 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (15.63%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (9.38%) OpenStack
7 1 (3.13%) CICS
7 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Office
2 2 (6.25%) InfoPath
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) DNS
2 9 (28.13%) Firewall
3 6 (18.75%) Skype
4 5 (15.63%) DHCP
4 5 (15.63%) VoIP
5 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (6.25%) LAN
6 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
6 2 (6.25%) VLAN
6 2 (6.25%) VPN
6 2 (6.25%) WAN
6 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Messaging Specialist
2 5 (15.63%) Office 365 Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Messaging Support
3 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Lync Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Office 365 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
2 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
2 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.25%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Migration
3 7 (21.88%) Content Management
4 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) ERP
6 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Defect Management
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.13%) Project Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Design
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Transition Management
7 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) PowerShell
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) MCSE
5 4 (12.50%) MCITP
5 4 (12.50%) MCP
5 4 (12.50%) MCTS
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Brightmail
3 3 (9.38%) DFS Replication
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 2 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.25%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
3 5 (15.63%) HP
3 5 (15.63%) IronPort
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) VMware
5 2 (6.25%) Apple
5 2 (6.25%) Aruba
5 2 (6.25%) Avaya
5 2 (6.25%) Compaq
5 2 (6.25%) Dell
5 2 (6.25%) Juniper
5 2 (6.25%) Nintex
5 2 (6.25%) Symantec
5 2 (6.25%) ThinPrint
5 2 (6.25%) Trend Micro
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus