Period
to 23 April 2018

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 6 months to 23 April 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)
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 97 101
Rank change year-on-year -17 +4 +16
Contract jobs citing Office 365 33 34 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.32% 1.59% 1.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.50% 19.88% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 25
Leeds median daily rate £350 £425 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -21.30% +64.89%
10th Percentile £150 £350 £363
90th Percentile £553 £538 £658
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £425 £438
% change year-on-year -17.65% -2.86% +33.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Leeds median hourly rate - £40.00 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +230.58% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £40.00 £13.80
% change year-on-year -68.75% +189.86% -

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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 440 171 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 17.66% 8.00% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 118 152
Leeds median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £322 £312 £313
90th Percentile £592 £552 £606
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Leeds median hourly rate - £40.00 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +230.58% -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £27.75 £13.80
% change year-on-year -54.95% +101.09% -

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Leeds over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (24.24%) Windows
4 7 (21.21%) ITIL
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 6 (18.18%) SQL
5 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
6 5 (15.15%) VPN
6 5 (15.15%) VMware
6 5 (15.15%) Skype
7 4 (12.12%) OneDrive
7 4 (12.12%) PowerPivot
7 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Power View
7 4 (12.12%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
7 4 (12.12%) Power BI
7 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
7 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (12.12%) Network Security
7 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
8 3 (9.09%) Web Services
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
8 3 (9.09%) Service Management

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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) OneDrive
3 3 (9.09%) SaaS
4 2 (6.06%) IaaS
4 2 (6.06%) PaaS
5 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (3.03%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) Skype
1 5 (15.15%) VPN
2 4 (12.12%) Network Security
3 2 (6.06%) LAN
3 2 (6.06%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) 3G
4 1 (3.03%) 4G
4 1 (3.03%) ADSL
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) SAN
4 1 (3.03%) VoIP
4 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Power View
1 4 (12.12%) Power BI
1 4 (12.12%) PowerPivot
General
1 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Developer
3 4 (12.12%) Power BI Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Change Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Change Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Service Manager
5 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (3.03%) .NET
2 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) CMDB
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.03%) NHS
1 1 (3.03%) Replication
1 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows 10
3 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.06%) Android
4 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
4 2 (6.06%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) ITIL
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (12.12%) Dashboard Development
3 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.06%) Information Security
5 2 (6.06%) ITSM
5 2 (6.06%) SFIA
5 2 (6.06%) Strategic Management
6 1 (3.03%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
1 2 (6.06%) CCSP
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.06%) CISM
1 2 (6.06%) CISSP
1 2 (6.06%) GIAC
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) MCSE
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.03%) GDPR
2 1 (3.03%) PMO
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Apple
3 2 (6.06%) Avaya
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Ivanti
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee
4 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec