The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 25 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)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 70 72
Rank change year-on-year +33 +2  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 53 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.24% 0.64% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.73% 16.67% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 4 9
Median daily rate £488 £398 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.64% +32.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £251 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.02% +0.68%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 206 36 54
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.38% 3.84% 4.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 24 26
Median daily rate £475 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +25.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +75.75% -40.00%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Buckinghamshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +13 30 £525 +32.07% 5
High Wycombe +11 12 £371 - 3
Princes Risborough - 1 £130 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 60 (59.41%) Windows
2 57 (56.44%) Security Cleared
3 53 (52.48%) SC Cleared
4 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
4 41 (40.59%) Active Directory
4 41 (40.59%) SharePoint
5 35 (34.65%) Windows 10
6 27 (26.73%) WAN
7 22 (21.78%) Cisco
8 20 (19.80%) VMware
9 19 (18.81%) Migration
10 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
11 16 (15.84%) Citrix
11 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (14.85%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (13.86%) LAN
13 14 (13.86%) CCIE
14 13 (12.87%) Cisco Prime
14 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
14 13 (12.87%) VLAN
15 12 (11.88%) SCCM
15 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
15 12 (11.88%) Skype for Business
15 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
15 12 (11.88%) OneDrive
15 12 (11.88%) Skype
15 12 (11.88%) DHCP
16 11 (10.89%) SAP
16 11 (10.89%) Firewall

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 41 (40.59%) SharePoint
2 17 (16.83%) MS Exchange
3 12 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (11.88%) Skype for Business
4 7 (6.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (5.94%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (4.95%) Office Communications Server
7 4 (3.96%) Apache
7 4 (3.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (3.96%) IIS
8 1 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (7.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.99%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (11.88%) OneDrive
2 8 (7.92%) Yammer
3 5 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (26.73%) WAN
2 14 (13.86%) LAN
3 13 (12.87%) VLAN
4 12 (11.88%) DHCP
4 12 (11.88%) Skype
5 11 (10.89%) Firewall
6 8 (7.92%) VPN
7 5 (4.95%) SAN
8 4 (3.96%) NAS
8 4 (3.96%) Wireless
9 2 (1.98%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.99%) ADSL
10 1 (0.99%) Intranet
10 1 (0.99%) MPLS
10 1 (0.99%) Network Security
10 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (2.97%) Big Data
3 3 (2.97%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MSI
General
1 9 (8.91%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Electronics
2 8 (7.92%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.92%) Marketing
2 8 (7.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 51 (50.50%) Architect
2 34 (33.66%) Technical Architect
3 11 (10.89%) Office 365 Architect
4 10 (9.90%) Network Architect
5 9 (8.91%) IT Support
5 9 (8.91%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Cloud Architect
6 8 (7.92%) Consultant
6 8 (7.92%) Office 365 Engineer
6 8 (7.92%) Security Architect
7 7 (6.93%) IT Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.94%) Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Service Desk Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Service Desk Support
10 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) .NET
1 1 (0.99%) ASP.NET
1 1 (0.99%) CSS
1 1 (0.99%) HTML
1 1 (0.99%) jQuery
1 1 (0.99%) REST
1 1 (0.99%) XML
1 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.93%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.95%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.96%) Clustering
4 4 (3.96%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.99%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.99%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 60 (59.41%) Windows
2 35 (34.65%) Windows 10
3 11 (10.89%) Windows Server
4 9 (8.91%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.96%) Android
7 4 (3.96%) Solaris
7 4 (3.96%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.97%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.98%) Linux
9 2 (1.98%) Unix
10 1 (0.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.81%) Migration
2 8 (7.92%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (7.92%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (7.92%) ITIL
2 8 (7.92%) Programme Management
3 7 (6.93%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (6.93%) Project Management
4 6 (5.94%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (5.94%) Mentoring
4 6 (5.94%) Risk Management
5 5 (4.95%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (4.95%) Change Management
5 5 (4.95%) Coaching
5 5 (4.95%) Incident Management
5 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2
6 4 (3.96%) Application Discovery
6 4 (3.96%) DevOps
6 4 (3.96%) DNA
6 4 (3.96%) Personalization
6 4 (3.96%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.97%) VB
3 2 (1.98%) SQL
4 1 (0.99%) C#
4 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 57 (56.44%) Security Cleared
2 53 (52.48%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.85%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (13.86%) CCIE
5 10 (9.90%) DV Cleared
6 8 (7.92%) CESG Certified Professional
7 7 (6.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 6 (5.94%) MCSE
8 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (3.96%) MCITP
10 2 (1.98%) Degree
10 2 (1.98%) MCP
10 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.98%) PMP
10 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.99%) CCNA
11 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.99%) MCPD
11 1 (0.99%) MCSA
11 1 (0.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 41 (40.59%) Active Directory
2 16 (15.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.96%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (12.87%) Cisco Prime
2 12 (11.88%) SCCM
3 5 (4.95%) SCOM
4 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (3.96%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (2.97%) AirWatch
5 3 (2.97%) AppDNA
6 1 (0.99%) OpenView
6 1 (0.99%) OVSD
Vendors
1 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 22 (21.78%) Cisco
3 20 (19.80%) VMware
4 16 (15.84%) Citrix
5 11 (10.89%) SAP
6 9 (8.91%) HP
7 5 (4.95%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.96%) Apple
8 4 (3.96%) Dell
8 4 (3.96%) StorageTek
8 4 (3.96%) Sun
8 4 (3.96%) Toshiba
9 3 (2.97%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.99%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (0.99%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.99%) Juniper
10 1 (0.99%) McAfee
10 1 (0.99%) Meraki
10 1 (0.99%) NetApp
10 1 (0.99%) Nimble Storage
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