The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 92 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing Office 365 30 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.47% 1.16% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 26.60% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 1
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +3.22%
Office 365
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
180 94 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.81% 4.37% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 71 24
Median daily rate £513 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.49% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £488 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.27% +22.05%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Leeds +13 26 £375 +25.00% 6
Bradford -4 4 £900 +125.00% 4
Office 365
Yorkshire

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 35 (53.03%) Windows
2 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
3 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (25.76%) VMware
6 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (22.73%) SCCM
7 13 (19.70%) Migration
8 12 (18.18%) DNS
8 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 11 (16.67%) Skype for Business
9 11 (16.67%) HP
9 11 (16.67%) Firewall
10 10 (15.15%) Dell
11 9 (13.64%) DHCP
11 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 9 (13.64%) MS Exchange
12 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
12 8 (12.12%) MS Office
12 8 (12.12%) SCOM
13 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
13 7 (10.61%) Skype
13 7 (10.61%) Scrum
14 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
14 6 (9.09%) Software Licensing
14 6 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
15 5 (7.58%) Social Media

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 9 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.58%) SAS
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.12%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.52%) IaaS
4 1 (1.52%) PaaS
4 1 (1.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (18.18%) DNS
2 11 (16.67%) Firewall
3 9 (13.64%) DHCP
4 7 (10.61%) Skype
5 5 (7.58%) DSL
5 5 (7.58%) Internet
5 5 (7.58%) Intranet
5 5 (7.58%) iSCSI
5 5 (7.58%) MPLS
5 5 (7.58%) Structured Cabling
5 5 (7.58%) VRRP
6 4 (6.06%) FTP
6 4 (6.06%) VoIP
7 3 (4.55%) Network Security
8 2 (3.03%) SAN
8 2 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.03%) VPN
9 1 (1.52%) SNMP
9 1 (1.52%) SSL
9 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.52%) Big Data
3 1 (1.52%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.52%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.52%) Power BI
3 1 (1.52%) QlikView
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.03%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) MSI
3 1 (1.52%) Protractor
3 1 (1.52%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (7.58%) Games
2 4 (6.06%) Publishing
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 3 (4.55%) iGaming
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (18.18%) Architect
2 9 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.61%) Consultant
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Design Engineer
5 4 (6.06%) Exchange Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Office 365 Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Office 365 Consultant
5 4 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (4.55%) Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Developer
6 3 (4.55%) Messaging Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) Principal Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Principal Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) .NET
1 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.52%) CSS
2 1 (1.52%) CSS3
2 1 (1.52%) HTML
2 1 (1.52%) HTML5
2 1 (1.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) e-Learning
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Licensing
1 5 (7.58%) Social Media
1 5 (7.58%) Video Editing
2 4 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 3 (4.55%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.52%) CESG
4 1 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.52%) CMDB
4 1 (1.52%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.52%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Windows
2 22 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (30.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.03%) Android
7 2 (3.03%) Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.70%) Migration
3 7 (10.61%) Scrum
4 6 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 6 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 5 (7.58%) Identity Management
5 5 (7.58%) ITIL
5 5 (7.58%) Open Source
5 5 (7.58%) Web Development
6 4 (6.06%) CRM
6 4 (6.06%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (6.06%) Data Protection
6 4 (6.06%) ERP
6 4 (6.06%) High Availability
6 4 (6.06%) Risk Management
6 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.06%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.55%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.06%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) Java
3 3 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (1.52%) CCNA
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CISSP
4 1 (1.52%) CITP
4 1 (1.52%) CLAS
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.03%) vSphere
5 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.52%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (22.73%) SCCM
2 8 (12.12%) SCOM
3 6 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (7.58%) vMotion
5 3 (4.55%) Opsview
6 1 (1.52%) Graphite
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.52%) SCSM
6 1 (1.52%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.76%) VMware
3 11 (16.67%) HP
4 10 (15.15%) Dell
5 5 (7.58%) Apple
5 5 (7.58%) Cisco
5 5 (7.58%) NETGEAR
5 5 (7.58%) SonicWALL
6 4 (6.06%) Adobe
6 4 (6.06%) Citrix
6 4 (6.06%) Twitter
7 3 (4.55%) Brocade
8 2 (3.03%) Atlassian
8 2 (3.03%) Avaya
8 2 (3.03%) Equitrac
8 2 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.03%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.52%) EMC
9 1 (1.52%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.52%) Juniper