The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 22 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Contract jobs citing Office 365 25 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.24% 2.32% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 92.59% 91.67% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 2
Average daily rate £475 £220 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.90% -40.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £130 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £255 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
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 West Sussex region.

Cloud Services Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
27 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.66% 2.53% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 2
Average daily rate £450 £220 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% -47.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +18.60%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 8 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
Crawley -2 8 £406 - 1
Gatwick - 7 £550 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (34.29%) Migration
3 9 (25.71%) Private Cloud
4 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (20.00%) MS Office
5 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
6 6 (17.14%) SDLC
6 6 (17.14%) Business Transformation
6 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
6 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
7 5 (14.29%) ITIL
7 5 (14.29%) Citrix
7 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (14.29%) Intranet
7 5 (14.29%) Finance
7 5 (14.29%) Records Management
7 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 4 (11.43%) MCP
8 4 (11.43%) MCSE
8 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.57%) SCCM

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Intranet
2 3 (8.57%) DHCP
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) Skype
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon RDS
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Advertising
2 2 (5.71%) Billing
3 1 (2.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Project Manager
2 9 (25.71%) Architect
2 9 (25.71%) Office 365 Manager
2 9 (25.71%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Project Office Manager
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.57%) Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Architect
5 3 (8.57%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Support
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Private Cloud
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.57%) PKI
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Business Transformation
2 6 (17.14%) SDLC
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Records Management
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.57%) Application Discovery
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) Requirements Management
7 1 (2.86%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.86%) Logistics
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
1 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) MCSA
5 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) UAG
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SnapMirror
2 1 (2.86%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) Forcepoint
5 1 (2.86%) Lotus
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) VMware