The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 42 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 19 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.73% 2.38% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 41.30% 37.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 0
Average daily rate £345 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £339
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.04%
Office 365
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
46 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.61% 6.41% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 3
Average daily rate £375 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £314 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Swindon +1 14 £350 -6.66% 1
Chippenham - 2 - -
Salisbury - 2 £150 -
Office 365
South West

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Skype
3 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (42.31%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Migration
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
7 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 8 (30.77%) VMware
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) PRINCE
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
9 6 (23.08%) Lync
9 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) Ethernet
9 6 (23.08%) vSphere
9 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
9 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
10 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 4 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
11 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
11 2 (7.69%) Project Management
11 2 (7.69%) Internet
11 2 (7.69%) SQL

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (23.08%) Lync
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Skype
2 6 (23.08%) Ethernet
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
4 2 (7.69%) Internet
4 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.85%) DHCP
5 1 (3.85%) DNS
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) PSTN
5 1 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Rollout Manager
3 4 (15.38%) Rollout Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Support
4 3 (11.54%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Office 365 Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Project Office Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Business Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
1 2 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Migration
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) PRINCE
3 6 (23.08%) Data Protection
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (7.69%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.85%) BCP
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Coaching
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 4 (15.38%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds