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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 109 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 20 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.13% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.40% 4.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Average daily rate
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£328 £380 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.13
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -11.50%
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
73 72 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.88% 3.14% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 6
Average daily rate £355 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -25.33%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
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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 +2 18 £328 -13.81% 6
South Yorkshire - 1 £413 -
North Yorkshire - - - -
East Yorkshire - - - -
Office 365
England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 27 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) C#
3 16 (48.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 15 (45.45%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) HTML
5 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio
6 13 (39.39%) Intranet
7 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (30.30%) Windows
7 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
8 9 (27.27%) User Experience
9 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (21.21%) Lync
9 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (15.15%) VoIP
11 5 (15.15%) SQL
11 5 (15.15%) MCSE
12 4 (12.12%) Citrix
12 4 (12.12%) NHS
12 4 (12.12%) Project Management
12 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
12 4 (12.12%) Migration
12 4 (12.12%) VMware

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 27 (81.82%) SharePoint
2 16 (48.48%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
4 7 (21.21%) Lync
5 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (12.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (6.06%) Quickr
8 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Office
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) GoldMine
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) Intranet
2 5 (15.15%) VoIP
3 3 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (9.09%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) PBX
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
3 3 (9.09%) MGCP
3 3 (9.09%) H.323
4 2 (6.06%) DNS
4 2 (6.06%) SNMP
5 1 (3.03%) VPN
5 1 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (3.03%) MPLS
5 1 (3.03%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
1 3 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Specialist
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) CSS
2 14 (42.42%) HTML
3 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) XHTML
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) NHS
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
3 3 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.06%) iSeries
5 1 (3.03%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (6.06%) Document Management
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design
4 2 (6.06%) Logistics
5 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.03%) Information Security
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (54.55%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (15.15%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.15%) MCSE
2 3 (9.09%) MCITP
3 2 (6.06%) MCSA
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (9.09%) ISA Server
4 2 (6.06%) Terminal Server
4 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.03%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
1 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Citrix
2 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 3 (9.09%) Polycom
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco
3 3 (9.09%) Avaya
4 2 (6.06%) Lotus
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Symantec
5 1 (3.03%) McAfee
5 1 (3.03%) Sophos
5 1 (3.03%) CommVault