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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.13% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £283 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.63%
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
36 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.68% 3.20% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 1
Average daily rate £351 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.83% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 1 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
(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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £280 - 2
Sunderland - 2 - -
Gateshead - 1 - -
Office 365
North East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (33.33%) MS Office
6 5 (33.33%) ITIL
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) DHCP
8 3 (20.00%) HP
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) Skype
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (13.33%) ThinPrint

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 8 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (33.33%) Skype for Business
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (13.33%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.67%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) VoIP
2 3 (20.00%) DHCP
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 3 (20.00%) Skype
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Messaging Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Messaging Support
3 3 (20.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Messaging Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) Collaboration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (6.67%) Life Science
2 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Design
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Transition Management
3 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Brightmail
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
2 2 (13.33%) XenServer
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Apple
4 2 (13.33%) Aruba
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Compaq
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
4 2 (13.33%) IronPort
4 2 (13.33%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) ThinPrint
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Nintex
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (6.67%) Trend Micro