The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +12 +3  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 18 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.83% 2.18% 1.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.78% 26.87% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 7
Median daily rate £315 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £140 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £323
% change year-on-year -6.66% +16.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.80 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.33% +5.71%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 91 67 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 14.33% 8.10% 4.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 51 19
Median daily rate £550 £463 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.91% +23.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £310 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £563 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Office 365 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Birmingham

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Birmingham

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Birmingham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Birmingham

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
4 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (20.93%) Windows 10
7 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (13.95%) CSS
7 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
7 6 (13.95%) HTML
7 6 (13.95%) Skype for Business
8 5 (11.63%) Skype
8 5 (11.63%) Citrix
8 5 (11.63%) VMware
8 5 (11.63%) SCCM
9 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.30%) SQL
9 4 (9.30%) .NET
9 4 (9.30%) ITIL
9 4 (9.30%) DHCP
9 4 (9.30%) DNS
9 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
9 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.98%) SaaS
10 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
10 3 (6.98%) Finance
10 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 16 (37.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.33%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Skype
2 4 (9.30%) DHCP
2 4 (9.30%) DNS
3 2 (4.65%) 4G
3 2 (4.65%) LAN
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 2 (4.65%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) DMZ
4 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) VLAN
4 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) MSI
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Architect
2 6 (13.95%) Consultant
3 5 (11.63%) Administrator
3 5 (11.63%) Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.98%) Office 365 Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Development Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Exchange Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Office 365 Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Office 365 Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Office 365 Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) CSS
1 6 (13.95%) HTML
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 3 (6.98%) jQuery
4 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.65%) REST
4 2 (4.65%) SOAP
4 2 (4.65%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (2.33%) RESTful
5 1 (2.33%) SPServices
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Clustering
1 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.33%) PMI
1 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (44.19%) Windows
2 9 (20.93%) Windows 10
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (9.30%) ITIL
1 4 (9.30%) Migration
2 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
3 2 (4.65%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (4.65%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (4.65%) Information Management
3 2 (4.65%) Regression Testing
3 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
3 2 (4.65%) Service Management
3 2 (4.65%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
3 2 (4.65%) Unit Testing
3 2 (4.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (4.65%) Web Development
4 1 (2.33%) Case Management
4 1 (2.33%) DevOps
4 1 (2.33%) Presales
4 1 (2.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) MCITP
2 1 (2.33%) MCPD
2 1 (2.33%) MCSD
2 1 (2.33%) MCTS
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GDPR
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) BitLocker
2 2 (4.65%) Terminal Server
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 2 (4.65%) WSUS
3 1 (2.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.33%) SCOM
3 1 (2.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) Citrix
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) NetApp
4 1 (2.33%) Apple
4 1 (2.33%) Casewise
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) EMC
4 1 (2.33%) Kronos
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) SolarWinds
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Rate: Competitive rate
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