Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 13 November 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 76 82
Rank change year-on-year +27 +6 +25
Contract jobs citing Office 365 104 73 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.83% 2.32% 2.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.89% 19.68% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 72 59
East Midlands median daily rate £333 £300 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.83% -42.86% +50.00%
10th Percentile £141 £188 £325
90th Percentile £600 £473 £1,000
England median daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +5.71% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £11.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.33% +167.50% -
10th Percentile £10.80 £20.10 £10.15
90th Percentile £32.50 £39.10 £12.06
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £15.26
% change year-on-year +7.69% +6.49% -4.63%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 523 371 287
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 19.28% 11.78% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 233 155
East Midlands median daily rate £411 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £250 £219 £313
90th Percentile £550 £588 £608
England median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.26% -13.85% -
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.29 £10.53
90th Percentile £32.50 £35.30 £70.69
England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -13.64%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the East Midlands

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in the East Midlands

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in the East Midlands

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in the East Midlands

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in the East Midlands

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 13 November 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
Nottinghamshire +27 37 £300 -14.29% 12
Northamptonshire +11 27 £600 +313.79% 3
Derbyshire +19 20 £220 -16.19% 6
Leicestershire +4 16 £300 - 20
Lincolnshire +5 3 £140 -55.20% 6
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 73 (70.19%) Windows
2 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 51 (49.04%) Active Directory
4 40 (38.46%) Migration
5 32 (30.77%) Windows 10
6 30 (28.85%) Windows Server
7 28 (26.92%) VMware
8 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Office
8 21 (20.19%) SCCM
8 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
9 18 (17.31%) SharePoint
10 17 (16.35%) Windows 7
11 16 (15.38%) Cisco
12 15 (14.42%) MS Exchange
13 14 (13.46%) Hyper-V
14 13 (12.50%) Citrix
14 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 12 (11.54%) ITIL
16 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
16 11 (10.58%) Windows 8
17 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
17 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
17 10 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (9.62%) MCSE
17 10 (9.62%) SQL
18 9 (8.65%) LAN
18 9 (8.65%) VPN
18 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 18 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 15 (14.42%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.77%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.92%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.96%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.96%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.69%) PaaS
3 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (4.81%) GitHub
5 4 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.88%) IaaS
6 3 (2.88%) SaaS
7 2 (1.92%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) LAN
1 9 (8.65%) Skype
1 9 (8.65%) VPN
2 8 (7.69%) WAN
3 7 (6.73%) SAN
4 6 (5.77%) Firewall
4 6 (5.77%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.81%) DNS
6 4 (3.85%) Network Security
6 4 (3.85%) VLAN
7 3 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (2.88%) DHCP
7 3 (2.88%) Internet
7 3 (2.88%) Wireless
8 1 (0.96%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.96%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.96%) VoIP
8 1 (0.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) MS Access
3 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.96%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (3.85%) GitLab
2 2 (1.92%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.92%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.96%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.96%) MSI
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (5.77%) Retail
2 5 (4.81%) Banking
2 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 4 (3.85%) Finance
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Electronics
5 1 (0.96%) French Language
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (21.15%) Analyst
2 11 (10.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (8.65%) Office 365 Engineer
3 9 (8.65%) Support Analyst
4 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (6.73%) Service Analyst
4 7 (6.73%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (5.77%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (5.77%) IT Support
5 6 (5.77%) Server Support
5 6 (5.77%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (4.81%) Architect
6 5 (4.81%) Consultant
6 5 (4.81%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Information Architect
7 4 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.85%) OAuth
1 4 (3.85%) OAuth2
1 4 (3.85%) SAML
2 3 (2.88%) .NET
2 3 (2.88%) CSS
2 3 (2.88%) jQuery
3 2 (1.92%) Ajax
3 2 (1.92%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.92%) DOM
3 2 (1.92%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (1.92%) React
3 2 (1.92%) REST
3 2 (1.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.96%) CSS3
4 1 (0.96%) HTML
4 1 (0.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.81%) Clustering
2 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.85%) PKI
3 3 (2.88%) NHS
3 3 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.92%) PDA
5 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.96%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (70.19%) Windows
2 32 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 30 (28.85%) Windows Server
4 17 (16.35%) Windows 7
5 11 (10.58%) Windows 8
6 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (7.69%) Windows XP
8 5 (4.81%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.92%) AIX
9 2 (1.92%) Linux
9 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.46%) Migration
2 13 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 12 (11.54%) ITIL
4 6 (5.77%) Identity Management
4 6 (5.77%) SDLC
5 5 (4.81%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (4.81%) Project Management
5 5 (4.81%) Server Management
5 5 (4.81%) TOGAF
5 5 (4.81%) Web Filtering
6 4 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.85%) Change Management
6 4 (3.85%) Cryptography
6 4 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.85%) Ethical Hacking
6 4 (3.85%) Information Security
6 4 (3.85%) Internal Audit
6 4 (3.85%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 4 (3.85%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.58%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.62%) SQL
3 3 (2.88%) C#
3 3 (2.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.96%) C
4 1 (0.96%) C++
4 1 (0.96%) Perl
4 1 (0.96%) PHP
4 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.96%) VB
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (9.62%) MCSE
2 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
2 10 (9.62%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.77%) MCITP
4 4 (3.85%) CCNA
4 4 (3.85%) CEH
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.85%) CISM
4 4 (3.85%) CISSP
4 4 (3.85%) Degree
4 4 (3.85%) MCSA
5 3 (2.88%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.92%) MCP
6 2 (1.92%) MCTS
7 1 (0.96%) CCNP
7 1 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) GDPR
2 2 (1.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.96%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (49.04%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.46%) Hyper-V
3 10 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.73%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.81%) vSphere
7 3 (2.88%) XenApp
8 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 21 (20.19%) SCCM
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (3.85%) AirWatch
4 3 (2.88%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (2.88%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.88%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.92%) HP ALM
5 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.92%) SCOM
6 1 (0.96%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.96%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 28 (26.92%) VMware
3 16 (15.38%) Cisco
4 13 (12.50%) Citrix
5 6 (5.77%) HP
6 4 (3.85%) McAfee
6 4 (3.85%) SAP
6 4 (3.85%) Veritas
7 3 (2.88%) Ivanti
7 3 (2.88%) Veeam
8 2 (1.92%) Apple
8 2 (1.92%) Brocade
8 2 (1.92%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.92%) Computacenter
8 2 (1.92%) Lotus
8 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.96%) Informatica
9 1 (0.96%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.96%) NetApp
9 1 (0.96%) Symantec