The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Rank 86 133 124
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -9
Contract jobs citing Office 365 61 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.08% 0.51% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.11% 13.39% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 8 2
Average daily rate £381 £300 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £265 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £340 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £355
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.10 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +63.63%
Office 365
England

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

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
225 112 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.68% 3.83% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 72 24
Average daily rate £475 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.10 - £10.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
West Yorkshire +21 35 £425 +41.66% 14
North Yorkshire +19 13 £350 - 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £414 -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 51 (47.66%) Windows
2 43 (40.19%) Microsoft
3 30 (28.04%) Migration
3 30 (28.04%) Windows Server
4 27 (25.23%) Active Directory
5 26 (24.30%) Skype for Business
6 24 (22.43%) SharePoint
7 23 (21.50%) MS Office
8 20 (18.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
10 17 (15.89%) ITIL
11 16 (14.95%) Skype
12 14 (13.08%) MS Exchange
12 14 (13.08%) VMware
13 11 (10.28%) SCCM
14 10 (9.35%) WAN
14 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
14 10 (9.35%) SQL
14 10 (9.35%) Cisco
14 10 (9.35%) Project Management
15 9 (8.41%) Apple
15 9 (8.41%) DNS
15 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
15 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (8.41%) Waterfall
16 8 (7.48%) Windows 7
16 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
16 8 (7.48%) Citrix

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 26 (24.30%) Skype for Business
2 24 (22.43%) SharePoint
3 14 (13.08%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.61%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.74%) IIS
7 3 (2.80%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.87%) Moodle
8 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 23 (21.50%) MS Office
2 19 (17.76%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.87%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) Skype
2 10 (9.35%) WAN
3 9 (8.41%) DNS
4 8 (7.48%) Firewall
4 8 (7.48%) LAN
5 7 (6.54%) SAN
6 5 (4.67%) Internet
6 5 (4.67%) Intranet
7 4 (3.74%) DHCP
7 4 (3.74%) FTP
7 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.80%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (2.80%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.80%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (2.80%) VPN
8 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.80%) Wireless
9 2 (1.87%) Broadband
9 2 (1.87%) PSTN
9 2 (1.87%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) Power BI
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) Big Data
3 1 (0.93%) QlikView
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) JIRA
2 2 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.87%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.93%) Protractor
3 1 (0.93%) Selenium
3 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (5.61%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Advertising
2 5 (4.67%) Games
3 4 (3.74%) Publishing
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (18.69%) Consultant
2 10 (9.35%) Administrator
2 10 (9.35%) Analyst
3 9 (8.41%) Architect
3 9 (8.41%) SharePoint Administrator
4 8 (7.48%) Support Analyst
5 7 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (6.54%) Office 365 Consultant
5 7 (6.54%) Office 365 Engineer
5 7 (6.54%) SharePoint Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (5.61%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.61%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (5.61%) Desktop Support
6 6 (5.61%) Exchange Consultant
6 6 (5.61%) Migration Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 5 (4.67%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Desktop Migration Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.87%) .NET
1 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (0.93%) COM
2 1 (0.93%) CSS
2 1 (0.93%) HTML
2 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.61%) Client/Server
2 5 (4.67%) e-Learning
2 5 (4.67%) Video Editing
3 4 (3.74%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (3.74%) Social Media
4 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.80%) Learning Management System
4 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.80%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.87%) Statistics
5 2 (1.87%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.87%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.93%) Blog
6 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.93%) FMCG
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) Windows
2 30 (28.04%) Windows Server
3 20 (18.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.48%) Windows 7
6 6 (5.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.74%) Android
8 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.80%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.87%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.04%) Migration
2 19 (17.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.89%) ITIL
4 10 (9.35%) Project Management
5 9 (8.41%) Waterfall
6 7 (6.54%) Service Management
7 6 (5.61%) Workflow
8 5 (4.67%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.67%) Open Source
8 5 (4.67%) Presales
8 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.74%) Identity Management
9 4 (3.74%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.80%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.80%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.80%) Risk Management
10 3 (2.80%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (2.80%) Supplier Management
10 3 (2.80%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.35%) JavaScript
1 10 (9.35%) SQL
2 8 (7.48%) C++
2 8 (7.48%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.48%) Python
3 4 (3.74%) C#
4 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Java
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.61%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.74%) CCNA
4 3 (2.80%) MCSA
5 2 (1.87%) APMP
5 2 (1.87%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (25.23%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.80%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.87%) vSphere
6 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.93%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (10.28%) SCCM
2 7 (6.54%) SCOM
3 5 (4.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (1.87%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.93%) Opsview
5 1 (0.93%) SCSM
5 1 (0.93%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 43 (40.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.08%) VMware
3 10 (9.35%) Cisco
4 9 (8.41%) Apple
5 8 (7.48%) Citrix
6 5 (4.67%) Dell
6 5 (4.67%) HP
7 4 (3.74%) Adobe
7 4 (3.74%) Mitel
7 4 (3.74%) Twitter
8 3 (2.80%) Brocade
8 3 (2.80%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.80%) Polycom
9 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.87%) Avaya
9 2 (1.87%) Equitrac
9 2 (1.87%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.87%) Verint
10 1 (0.93%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.93%) Proofpoint
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