Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 70 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 +13 +11
Contract jobs citing Office 365 52 14 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.64% 1.26% 1.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.23% 13.33% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 2 10
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £413 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% -1.49% +10.93%
10th Percentile £147 £379 £248
90th Percentile £573 £436 £513
East of England median daily rate £325 £310 £305
% change year-on-year +4.84% +1.64% -23.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £11.75
East of England median hourly rate £71.99 £13.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year +423.56% -27.63% +46.15%

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 172 105 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.04% 9.42% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 36 135
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +6.45%
10th Percentile £199 £306 £325
90th Percentile £575 £550 £512
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £11.75
East of England median hourly rate £62.50 £18.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +247.22% -42.86% +103.23%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +9 29 £200 -51.52% 4
Huntingdon +6 11 £561 - 1
Peterborough - 5 £450 -
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (71.15%) Windows
2 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 20 (38.46%) Windows 10
4 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (25.00%) MCSE
6 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 11 (21.15%) Citrix
7 11 (21.15%) Skype
8 10 (19.23%) Skype for Business
8 10 (19.23%) DNS
8 10 (19.23%) DHCP
8 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
9 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
11 6 (11.54%) XenApp
11 6 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (9.62%) Service Design
12 5 (9.62%) Unified Communications
12 5 (9.62%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (9.62%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (9.62%) NetScaler
12 5 (9.62%) AppDNA
12 5 (9.62%) VPN
12 5 (9.62%) LAN
12 5 (9.62%) WAN
12 5 (9.62%) AppSense

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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
1 10 (19.23%) Skype for Business
2 5 (9.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.85%) OneDrive
2 2 (3.85%) Yammer
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) G Suite
3 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.15%) Skype
2 10 (19.23%) DHCP
2 10 (19.23%) DNS
3 5 (9.62%) LAN
3 5 (9.62%) NetScaler
3 5 (9.62%) Unified Communications
3 5 (9.62%) VPN
3 5 (9.62%) WAN
4 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.85%) Internet
5 2 (3.85%) Wireless
6 1 (1.92%) Firewall
6 1 (1.92%) Intranet
6 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
General
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (26.92%) Architect
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
2 10 (19.23%) Support Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) IT Support
3 7 (13.46%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Desktop Support
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Architect
6 4 (7.69%) IT Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Project Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Project Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Architect
8 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (1.92%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.77%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.85%) iPad
2 2 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (71.15%) Windows
2 20 (38.46%) Windows 10
3 8 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 7 (13.46%) Windows Server
5 4 (7.69%) Linux
6 2 (3.85%) Android
6 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.85%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.85%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (9.62%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (9.62%) Service Design
3 4 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (5.77%) MVC
4 3 (5.77%) Project Management
5 2 (3.85%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.85%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (3.85%) TOGAF
6 1 (1.92%) Coaching
6 1 (1.92%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (1.92%) Disk Encryption
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Search
6 1 (1.92%) Information Architecture
6 1 (1.92%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (1.92%) SDLC
6 1 (1.92%) Software Testing
6 1 (1.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
3 1 (1.92%) C
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (25.00%) MCSE
3 8 (15.38%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.92%) ISEB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MBA
4 1 (1.92%) MCITP
4 1 (1.92%) MCPD
4 1 (1.92%) MCSA
4 1 (1.92%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) Virtual Desktop
2 6 (11.54%) XenApp
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) AppDNA
2 2 (3.85%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) Citrix
3 5 (9.62%) AppSense
4 4 (7.69%) Apple
5 2 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (1.92%) Adobe
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Dell KACE
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) McAfee
6 1 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec
6 1 (1.92%) VMware