The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 24 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 / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 38 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 3 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.23% 1.94% 3.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.00% 15.09% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £494 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +51.92% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £375 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.02% -5.80%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 30 53 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 12.35% 12.86% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 22
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £27.50
% change year-on-year +79.64% -41.30%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Coventry

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (11.11%) PMO

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
General
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Expert
4 1 (11.11%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco