Period
to 3 August 2020

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 6 months to 3 August 2020 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 16 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -3
Contract jobs citing Office 365 31 88 49
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 7.69% 7.63% 4.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.46% 29.33% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 45 26
Median daily rate £330 £375 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +44.23% -41.57%
10th Percentile £126 £161 £116
90th Percentile £398 £539 £438
East of England median daily rate £325 £363 £320
% change year-on-year -10.34% +13.28% -22.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Median hourly rate £24.00 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.13% -1.43% -7.80%
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £16.60 £17.50
% change year-on-year +17.45% -5.13% -7.70%

Office 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following 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.

All Cloud Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 138 300 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 34.24% 26.00% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 180 102
Median daily rate £500 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +0.61%
10th Percentile £313 £212 £240
90th Percentile £653 £650 £575
East of England median daily rate £475 £453 £450
% change year-on-year +4.97% +0.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 11
Median hourly rate £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.43% - -7.80%
10th Percentile £14.64 £16.30 £13.00
90th Percentile £22.96 £18.40 £20.25
Median hourly rate £22.82 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +30.40% -5.41% -50.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Office 365 in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Cambridgeshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Cambridgeshire.

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 6 months to 3 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -2 17 £240 -36.42% 3
Peterborough +9 6 £335 +112.70% 6
Huntingdon -1 2 £125 -44.44% 1
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 20 (64.52%) Windows
1 20 (64.52%) Azure
2 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 14 (45.16%) ITIL
5 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
6 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
6 9 (29.03%) DNS
6 9 (29.03%) AWS
6 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
7 8 (25.81%) VMware
7 8 (25.81%) SCCM
7 8 (25.81%) DHCP
7 8 (25.81%) Linux
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) SLA
8 7 (22.58%) Change Management
8 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
8 7 (22.58%) Skype
8 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2016
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2019
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (19.35%) Replication
10 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
10 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
10 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (16.13%) CSS

Office 365
Co-occurring 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 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (64.52%) Azure
2 9 (29.03%) AWS
3 4 (12.90%) OneDrive
3 4 (12.90%) Power Platform
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (9.68%) Amazon S3
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (9.68%) GCP
4 3 (9.68%) Route 53
4 3 (9.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.23%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) DNS
2 8 (25.81%) DHCP
3 7 (22.58%) Skype
4 4 (12.90%) HTTP
5 3 (9.68%) Internet
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) SAN
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
7 1 (3.23%) SNMP
7 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) webpack
3 1 (3.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 1 (3.23%) Back Office
1 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
1 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (19.35%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
2 5 (16.13%) Azure Engineer
2 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Security Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Windows Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) CSS
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
2 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
2 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.90%) CSS3
2 4 (12.90%) Entity Framework
2 4 (12.90%) HTML5
2 4 (12.90%) Node.js
2 4 (12.90%) OAuth
2 4 (12.90%) OAuth2
2 4 (12.90%) React
2 4 (12.90%) Redux
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Ajax
3 1 (3.23%) XHTML
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Replication
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Blog
2 3 (9.68%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server
3 8 (25.81%) Linux
4 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2019
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Change Management
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.90%) API Development
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Microservices
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Security Operations
4 4 (12.90%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
4 4 (12.90%) Web Development
4 4 (12.90%) Wireframes
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Identity Management
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security
5 3 (9.68%) Information Security Management
5 3 (9.68%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Security Management
5 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.13%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) ES6
3 4 (12.90%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) TypeScript
4 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.68%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) SANS
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.23%) Linux+ Certification
4 1 (3.23%) MCSE
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 3 (9.68%) AICPA
2 3 (9.68%) COBIT
2 3 (9.68%) NIST
System Software
1 17 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (9.68%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.23%) PingFederate
4 1 (3.23%) Rancher
4 1 (3.23%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco
3 3 (9.68%) CloudEndure
3 3 (9.68%) Google
3 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 2 (6.45%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) Oracle
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Apple
5 1 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.23%) CrowdStrike
5 1 (3.23%) Cylance
5 1 (3.23%) Okta
5 1 (3.23%) Remedy