Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 16 December 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 79 79
Rank change year-on-year +30 0 +42
Contract jobs citing Office 365 97 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.44% 2.08% 1.57%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.73% 17.89% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 25
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £124 £113 £122
90th Percentile £525 £438 £468
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.06% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £61.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £17.38 £17.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year -0.71% +1.45% -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 518 341 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 18.35% 11.61% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 191 74
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +13.88%
10th Percentile £317 £290 £244
90th Percentile £700 £600 £521
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £61.00 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.38% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £23.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +34.74% +39.71% +70.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Edinburgh

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Edinburgh

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Edinburgh

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 35 (36.08%) SharePoint
2 34 (35.05%) Microsoft
3 28 (28.87%) Finance
4 26 (26.80%) Windows
5 25 (25.77%) Active Directory
5 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (18.56%) Banking
7 18 (18.56%) Migration
7 18 (18.56%) C#
7 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (17.53%) SQL
8 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
8 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
9 16 (16.49%) .NET
9 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
10 15 (15.46%) Project Management
10 15 (15.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (15.46%) .NET Framework
11 14 (14.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 14 (14.43%) HTML
11 14 (14.43%) Visual Studio
11 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET
11 14 (14.43%) MVC
12 13 (13.40%) NUnit
12 13 (13.40%) CSS
12 13 (13.40%) XML
12 13 (13.40%) TypeScript
12 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
12 13 (13.40%) React

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 35 (36.08%) SharePoint
2 14 (14.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (8.25%) Skype for Business
4 7 (7.22%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.09%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) Confluence
6 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 22 (22.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.25%) OneDrive
3 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.15%) IaaS
4 3 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.09%) PaaS
4 3 (3.09%) SaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (2.06%) Yammer
6 1 (1.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) Skype
2 3 (3.09%) DNS
3 2 (2.06%) DHCP
3 2 (2.06%) LAN
3 2 (2.06%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.06%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.06%) VPN
4 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.03%) WAN
4 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) RDBMS
2 11 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.03%) Power BI
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.03%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (14.43%) Visual Studio
3 13 (13.40%) NUnit
4 3 (3.09%) Hudson
5 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.03%) JIRA
6 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 28 (28.87%) Finance
2 18 (18.56%) Banking
3 3 (3.09%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (17.53%) Developer
2 15 (15.46%) SharePoint Developer
3 13 (13.40%) Analyst
3 13 (13.40%) Consultant
3 13 (13.40%) Office 365 Engineer
4 12 (12.37%) Architect
5 9 (9.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.19%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Desktop Support
7 6 (6.19%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Technical Architect
8 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) IT Analyst
8 5 (5.15%) IT Support
9 4 (4.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) IT Engineer
9 4 (4.12%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.12%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (16.49%) .NET
2 15 (15.46%) .NET Framework
3 14 (14.43%) ASP.NET
3 14 (14.43%) HTML
4 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
4 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (13.40%) CSS
4 13 (13.40%) CSS3
4 13 (13.40%) HTML5
4 13 (13.40%) jQuery
4 13 (13.40%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (13.40%) React
4 13 (13.40%) XML
5 2 (2.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Cyberattack
2 2 (2.06%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.06%) Learning Management System
2 2 (2.06%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.03%) e-Health
3 1 (1.03%) FMCG
3 1 (1.03%) iPad
3 1 (1.03%) PKI
3 1 (1.03%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.80%) Windows
2 12 (12.37%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.22%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.06%) Linux
6 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.56%) Migration
3 15 (15.46%) Project Management
4 14 (14.43%) MVC
5 12 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (11.34%) SDLC
7 10 (10.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (7.22%) ITIL
9 6 (6.19%) Data Loss Prevention
10 5 (5.15%) Information Security
10 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2
11 4 (4.12%) DevOps
11 4 (4.12%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (4.12%) Security Testing
11 4 (4.12%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.09%) Change Management
12 3 (3.09%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.09%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (3.09%) Security Operations
12 3 (3.09%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.56%) C#
2 17 (17.53%) PowerShell
2 17 (17.53%) SQL
3 16 (16.49%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.40%) TypeScript
5 3 (3.09%) VBA
6 1 (1.03%) C
6 1 (1.03%) C++
6 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.03%) APMP
2 1 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.03%) CISSP
2 1 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.03%) MCP
2 1 (1.03%) MCSE
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) GDPR
2 2 (2.06%) QA
2 2 (2.06%) SLA
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 25 (25.77%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.19%) XenApp
3 5 (5.15%) XenDesktop
4 4 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.09%) XenServer
6 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (13.40%) SCCM
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.06%) CASB
3 2 (2.06%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 34 (35.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) Citrix
3 10 (10.31%) VMware
4 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
4 2 (2.06%) Symantec
5 1 (1.03%) Apple
5 1 (1.03%) Dell
5 1 (1.03%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) IBM
5 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.03%) Sony
5 1 (1.03%) Splunk
5 1 (1.03%) Veritas