Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 27 May 2018 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)
South West > Devon
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 45 39
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 +7
Contract jobs citing Office 365 30 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 5.46% 2.78% 4.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.40% 18.52% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 17
Devon median daily rate £370 £370 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.07% +2.99% +36.76%
10th Percentile £263 £323 £150
90th Percentile £475 £425 £468
South West median daily rate £325 £345 £375
% change year-on-year -5.80% -8.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Devon median hourly rate £140.00 £12.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1020.00% -46.81% +135.00%
10th Percentile £135.00 £11.25 £22.75
90th Percentile £145.00 £13.75 £24.25
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -17.50% +1.27%

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 Devon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 163 81 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 29.69% 15.03% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 50 22
Devon median daily rate £431 £400 £359
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% +11.42% -15.53%
10th Percentile £304 £326 £180
90th Percentile £550 £558 £480
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Devon median hourly rate £31.50 £12.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +152.00% -46.81% +135.00%
10th Percentile £27.48 £11.25 £22.75
90th Percentile £112.00 £13.75 £24.25
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -63.16% +171.43% +45.83%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Devon

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Devon

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Devon over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Devon

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Devon

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Devon

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 Devon region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. 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
Exeter -7 15 £400 +8.18% 4
Plymouth +28 5 £288 - 1
Office 365
South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 17 (56.67%) SharePoint
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 13 (43.33%) Windows
4 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (36.67%) Migration
6 10 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (33.33%) CRM
6 10 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 10 (33.33%) Skype
7 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
7 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (20.00%) VMware
8 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (13.33%) JIRA
10 4 (13.33%) Finance
11 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
11 3 (10.00%) Firewall
11 3 (10.00%) SCCM
11 3 (10.00%) Degree
11 3 (10.00%) MCSA
11 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
11 3 (10.00%) DHCP
11 3 (10.00%) DNS

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 17 (56.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) SAN
3 2 (6.67%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) SMS
4 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
2 5 (16.67%) SharePoint Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Support
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) NHS
1 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Migration
2 10 (33.33%) CRM
3 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) MCSA
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PMO
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.67%) XenApp
3 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Avaya
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 2 (6.67%) Sonus
4 2 (6.67%) Veeam