The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
Rank 42 48 54
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 11 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.05% 2.09% 1.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.45% 13.98% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Median daily rate £130 £413 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -68.48% +65.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £276 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £535 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.25 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year -7.93% -  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 49 93 63
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 9.12% 14.95% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 65 43
Median daily rate £438 £463 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +37.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £411 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Cambridge +8 9 £125 -69.69% 7
Peterborough -3 2 £309 - 4
Office 365
East of England

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

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

1 16 (69.57%) Windows
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
3 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
4 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
4 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
6 6 (26.09%) MCSE
6 6 (26.09%) MS Office
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (21.74%) Mimecast
7 5 (21.74%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 5 (21.74%) MCITP
8 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
8 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 4 (17.39%) CRM
8 4 (17.39%) VoIP
9 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
9 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (26.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Mimecast
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (17.39%) VoIP
3 2 (8.70%) ADSL
3 2 (8.70%) DNS
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Azure Consultant
1 6 (26.09%) Consultant
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365 Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Desktop Support
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.35%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Project Management
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) CRM
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL
3 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Document Management
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (26.09%) MCSE
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
5 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Hyper-V
2 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.35%) OpenAM
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Apple
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco
3 1 (4.35%) Dell
3 1 (4.35%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Sophos
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