The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 28 April 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 Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 28 37
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.64% 2.18% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 83.33% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Median daily rate £400 £325 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.33% -16.66%  

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 20 6 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 6.56% 2.62% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 8
Median daily rate £425 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% +23.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £453 £336
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £433 £400
% change year-on-year +1.15% +8.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -11.62% -14.00%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Derbyshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Chesterfield +1 2 - -
Derby -12 2 £425 +41.66% 2
Office 365
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Skype
4 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) SCCM
6 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (13.33%) Intel
8 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (13.33%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
8 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) SNMP
8 2 (13.33%) DNS
8 2 (13.33%) Cisco
8 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (13.33%) MPLS

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Skype
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) LAN
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) PBX
3 2 (13.33%) SNMP
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Active Directory Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Lync Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Content Management
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCITP
3 2 (13.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) AirWatch
2 2 (13.33%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Intel
4 2 (13.33%) Polycom