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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 82 58 41
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -17
Contract jobs citing Office 365 39 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.72% 0.16% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 48.15% 5.26% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 0 4
Median daily rate £330 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £338
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.80 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.00%
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
81 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.65% 3.05% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 14 6
Median daily rate £490 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +73.33%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 - 35 £330 - 1
Sunderland - 2 - -
Gateshead - 1 - -
Office 365
North East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
2 33 (76.74%) Windows
2 33 (76.74%) Windows Server
3 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
4 27 (62.79%) MS Exchange
4 27 (62.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (62.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (62.79%) PowerShell
5 26 (60.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (60.47%) DNS
6 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
7 22 (51.16%) SC Cleared
8 20 (46.51%) MS Office
9 18 (41.86%) Firewall
9 18 (41.86%) Load Balancing
10 16 (37.21%) Content Management
10 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
11 15 (34.88%) Skype for Business
12 14 (32.56%) MCSE
12 14 (32.56%) SQL
12 14 (32.56%) Migration
13 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
14 12 (27.91%) ITIL
14 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
16 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
17 9 (20.93%) Skype
18 8 (18.60%) Office Communications Server

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 27 (62.79%) Exchange Server 2010
1 27 (62.79%) Exchange Server 2013
1 27 (62.79%) MS Exchange
2 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
3 15 (34.88%) Skype for Business
4 8 (18.60%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (16.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (16.28%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (9.30%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.33%) CICS
8 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 26 (60.47%) DNS
2 18 (41.86%) Firewall
3 9 (20.93%) Skype
4 8 (18.60%) DHCP
5 6 (13.95%) Kerberos
6 3 (6.98%) VoIP
7 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.33%) Advertising
1 1 (2.33%) Banking
1 1 (2.33%) Finance
1 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Office 365 Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Active Directory Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) Messaging Support
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Messaging Specialist
4 5 (11.63%) Consultant
5 4 (9.30%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Office 365 Consultant
6 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Exchange Specialist
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Collaboration Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Data Migration Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Lync Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Office 365 Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) PowerShell Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Computer Science
1 6 (13.95%) Hybrid Cloud
1 6 (13.95%) Visualisation
2 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.33%) iPad
4 1 (2.33%) Life Science
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 33 (76.74%) Windows
1 33 (76.74%) Windows Server
2 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) Android
5 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Load Balancing
2 16 (37.21%) Content Management
3 14 (32.56%) Migration
4 12 (27.91%) ITIL
5 7 (16.28%) Incident Management
6 6 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (11.63%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (4.65%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.65%) ERP
8 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (2.33%) Defect Management
9 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) PowerShell
2 14 (32.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (60.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (58.14%) Security Cleared
3 22 (51.16%) SC Cleared
4 14 (32.56%) MCSE
5 8 (18.60%) MCITP
5 8 (18.60%) MCP
5 8 (18.60%) MCTS
6 6 (13.95%) Degree
7 4 (9.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (79.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Brightmail
2 6 (13.95%) DFS Replication
2 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
3 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.65%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (72.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) HP
2 6 (13.95%) IronPort
3 5 (11.63%) Trend Micro
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) Oracle
5 3 (6.98%) VMware
6 2 (4.65%) Compaq
6 2 (4.65%) Dell
6 2 (4.65%) Nintex
6 2 (4.65%) Symantec
6 2 (4.65%) ThinPrint
7 1 (2.33%) Lotus