Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 19 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)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 36 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 +5 -8
Contract jobs citing Office 365 10 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.41% 2.70% 1.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 35.71% 70.59% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Dorset median daily rate £303 £238 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.37% -44.12% -10.53%
10th Percentile £195 £155 £413
90th Percentile £398 £373 £438
South West median daily rate £300 £345 £350
% change year-on-year -13.04% -1.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Dorset median hourly rate £13.20 £15.26 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.52% - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.68% -17.51% +32.14%

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 Dorset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 28 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 9.56% 3.83% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 2
Dorset median daily rate £430 £238 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +81.05% -42.42% +26.92%
10th Percentile £303 £156 £401
90th Percentile £518 £405 £434
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Dorset median hourly rate £13.20 £15.26 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.52% - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £32.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -46.56% +111.29% -8.82%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Dorset

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Dorset

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Dorset over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Dorset

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Dorset

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

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 Dorset region over the 6 months to 19 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
Weymouth - 6 £303 -
Ferndown - 2 - -
Office 365
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) PBX
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 5 (50.00%) Skype
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (10.00%) DHCP
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) PBX
1 5 (50.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Lync Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Lync Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds