The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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)
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 87 96
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 12 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.11% 1.21% 0.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.67% 12.24% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 6
Median daily rate £325 £578 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.72% +92.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 61 147 80
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 5.62% 9.87% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 119 62
Median daily rate £430 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £373 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £600 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.25 - -
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 Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Leeds

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) Windows
3 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
4 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (23.53%) Firewall
7 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
8 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
9 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
9 6 (17.65%) DBS Check
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.65%) Project Management
9 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
9 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 5 (14.71%) ITIL
10 5 (14.71%) Finance
10 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
10 5 (14.71%) SCCM
11 4 (11.76%) Network Security
11 4 (11.76%) PCI QSA
11 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
11 4 (11.76%) SSL
11 4 (11.76%) Information Security
11 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
11 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
11 4 (11.76%) LAN
11 4 (11.76%) Citrix
11 4 (11.76%) Sophos

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.94%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.88%) Yammer
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) Network Security
2 4 (11.76%) SSL
3 2 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (5.88%) Skype
4 1 (2.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Ant
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Hudson
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) Maven
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Database Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Information Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS Specialist
3 4 (11.76%) Security Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Security Specialist
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.76%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
3 6 (17.65%) Windows 10
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) VMS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (17.65%) Project Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.82%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) Business Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Change Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) High Availability
6 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Migration
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.88%) Scorecard
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.94%) DevOps
7 1 (2.94%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) Python
2 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) DBS Check
2 4 (11.76%) PCI QSA
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.94%) Docker
3 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) SCCM
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Citrix
2 4 (11.76%) Sophos
3 3 (8.82%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.94%) Lotus
4 1 (2.94%) Sage
4 1 (2.94%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) Veeam
Leeds
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