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 3 months to 23 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)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.31% - 2.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% - 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £120 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.02% +0.68%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 6.92% 2.37% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.42 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.40% -58.49%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £26.75
% change year-on-year +79.64% -39.65%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Ferndown - 2 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £120 - 3
Office 365
South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) BYOD
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) ADO

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:

Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Migration Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) ServiceNow