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 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 85 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Contract jobs citing Office 365 37 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.80% 0.87% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.34% 18.00% 10.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 1
Median daily rate £430 £313 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.60% -30.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £323 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.10 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £11.25
% change year-on-year
-15.49% +57.77%
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
152 100 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 7.39% 4.82% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 66 22
Median daily rate £475 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £692 £463 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.10 - £10.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +92.30%

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 May 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 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
Leeds +9 20 £550 +83.33% 8
Bradford +14 9 £650 +62.50%
Office 365
Yorkshire

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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

1 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
4 12 (22.22%) MS Office
5 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (20.37%) SCCM
5 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (20.37%) Skype for Business
6 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
7 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 9 (16.67%) Migration
8 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
9 7 (12.96%) SCOM
9 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (11.11%) Citrix
10 6 (11.11%) Intranet
10 6 (11.11%) DNS
10 6 (11.11%) VMware
10 6 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 6 (11.11%) Skype
10 6 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 5 (9.26%) Open Source
11 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (9.26%) Video Editing
11 5 (9.26%) Scrum
11 5 (9.26%) e-Learning
11 5 (9.26%) Finance

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 (20.37%) Skype for Business
2 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (9.26%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (22.22%) MS Office
2 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.85%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) DNS
1 6 (11.11%) Intranet
1 6 (11.11%) Skype
2 5 (9.26%) Firewall
3 4 (7.41%) FTP
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
5 2 (3.70%) SAN
5 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.70%) VoIP
5 2 (3.70%) VPN
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.85%) Network Security
6 1 (1.85%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Big Data
1 1 (1.85%) Power BI
1 1 (1.85%) QlikView
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
2 2 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.85%) MSI
3 1 (1.85%) Protractor
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Games
2 4 (7.41%) Publishing
3 3 (5.56%) iGaming
4 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (14.81%) Consultant
2 7 (12.96%) Architect
3 5 (9.26%) Desktop Support
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Migration Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Office 365 Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Desktop Migration Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Messaging Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Office 365 Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.85%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) e-Learning
1 5 (9.26%) Video Editing
2 4 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (7.41%) Social Media
3 3 (5.56%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.70%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) CMDB
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) PKI
5 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 17 (31.48%) Windows Server
3 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.70%) Android
5 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (16.67%) Migration
3 6 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 5 (9.26%) Open Source
4 5 (9.26%) Scrum
5 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 4 (7.41%) High Availability
5 4 (7.41%) Identity Management
5 4 (7.41%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.70%) Network Design
7 2 (3.70%) Service Management
7 2 (3.70%) Software Licensing
7 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.56%) SQL
3 2 (3.70%) C#
4 1 (1.85%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.85%) PHP
4 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CITP
3 1 (1.85%) MCSA
3 1 (1.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (46.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
3 2 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (20.37%) SCCM
2 7 (12.96%) SCOM
3 6 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Opsview
5 1 (1.85%) Graphite
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.85%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Citrix
2 6 (11.11%) VMware
3 5 (9.26%) Apple
3 5 (9.26%) Dell
3 5 (9.26%) HP
4 4 (7.41%) Adobe
4 4 (7.41%) Twitter
5 3 (5.56%) Brocade
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.70%) Avaya
6 2 (3.70%) Equitrac
6 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.85%) EMC
7 1 (1.85%) F5
7 1 (1.85%) Infoblox
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
7 1 (1.85%) Polycom
7 1 (1.85%) Proofpoint