The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 22 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 54 75
Rank change year-on-year +17 +21  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 24 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.63% 2.42% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 51.52% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 1
Median daily rate £463 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.30% +10.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 84 33 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 12.69% 4.69% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 15 8
Median daily rate £425 £340 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -28.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £179 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £14.49 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Glasgow

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Glasgow over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Glasgow

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 29 (70.73%) Migration
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
3 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
3 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
6 8 (19.51%) Project Management
6 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (17.07%) Skype
7 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
8 6 (14.63%) Finance
9 5 (12.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.76%) VoIP
10 4 (9.76%) WAN
10 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (9.76%) Replication
10 4 (9.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (9.76%) PABX
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.32%) People Management
11 3 (7.32%) Programme Governance
11 3 (7.32%) Windows
11 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 14 (34.15%) MS Exchange
2 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.07%) Skype for Business
4 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.20%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
3 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.44%) PaaS
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Skype
2 4 (9.76%) PABX
2 4 (9.76%) VoIP
2 4 (9.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) VLAN
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Architect
1 7 (17.07%) Exchange Specialist
1 7 (17.07%) Office 365 Manager
2 6 (14.63%) Office 365 Architect
3 5 (12.20%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Consultant
3 5 (12.20%) Exchange Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Office 365 Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Messaging Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Office 365 Consultant
4 4 (9.76%) Programme Manager
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Change Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Exchange Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Office 365 Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (9.76%) Replication
2 1 (2.44%) Blog
2 1 (2.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Migration
2 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (19.51%) Project Management
3 4 (9.76%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 4 (9.76%) Performance Analysis
4 3 (7.32%) People Management
4 3 (7.32%) Programme Governance
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.88%) Application Discovery
5 2 (4.88%) Change Control
5 2 (4.88%) Change Management
5 2 (4.88%) Information Management
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Coaching
6 1 (2.44%) Data Security
6 1 (2.44%) DevOps
6 1 (2.44%) Software Delivery
6 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) SC Cleared
1 14 (34.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) PMP
3 1 (2.44%) APMP
3 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.44%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco