Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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)
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 94 127
Rank change year-on-year +7 +33 -10
Contract jobs citing Office 365 51 45 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.28% 1.71% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.40% 17.86% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 28 22
Leeds median daily rate £218 £368 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.82% -27.23% +72.65%
10th Percentile £113 £210 £221
90th Percentile £605 £683 £661
West Yorkshire median daily rate £221 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -50.83% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.38% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +10.34% -38.95% -

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 311 252 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.93% 9.59% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 189 120
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26% +35.71%
10th Percentile £213 £318 £311
90th Percentile £638 £613 £614
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Leeds median hourly rate £22.75 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +56.90% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +32.26% -34.74% -

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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 29 (56.86%) Windows
1 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
2 25 (49.02%) ITIL
3 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 15 (29.41%) SCCM
5 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
6 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
7 10 (19.61%) Migration
8 9 (17.65%) VMware
8 9 (17.65%) Apple
8 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
9 8 (15.69%) Android
10 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
11 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
11 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (7.84%) Driving Licence
13 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (7.84%) Project Management
13 4 (7.84%) LAN
13 4 (7.84%) Cisco
13 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
14 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
14 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
14 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
14 3 (5.88%) Citrix
14 3 (5.88%) DNS

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 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) LAN
2 3 (5.88%) DNS
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
2 3 (5.88%) SAN
3 2 (3.92%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.92%) Skype
3 2 (3.92%) VPN
3 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.96%) 4G
4 1 (1.96%) ADSL
4 1 (1.96%) DHCP
4 1 (1.96%) DKIM
4 1 (1.96%) DMARC
4 1 (1.96%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.96%) HSRP
4 1 (1.96%) PBX
4 1 (1.96%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) VSAN
4 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
1 2 (3.92%) German Language
2 1 (1.96%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Office 365 Trainer
4 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Trainer
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Active Directory Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Driving Licence
2 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.92%) Clustering
3 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) Life Science
4 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 13 (25.49%) Windows 7
4 9 (17.65%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.69%) Android
6 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.92%) Linux
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.96%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Migration
3 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.84%) Project Management
4 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (5.88%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (3.92%) Break/Fix
6 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.92%) Information Security
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.96%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (1.96%) Contract Management
7 1 (1.96%) Data Loss Prevention
7 1 (1.96%) Hardware Maintenance
7 1 (1.96%) IT Strategy
7 1 (1.96%) Network Management
7 1 (1.96%) Runbook
7 1 (1.96%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.88%) DBS Check
2 3 (5.88%) MCSA
2 3 (5.88%) MCSE
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.96%) CCDP
4 1 (1.96%) CCIE
4 1 (1.96%) CCNA
4 1 (1.96%) CCNP
4 1 (1.96%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.96%) CISM
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) GDPR
2 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) Apple
2 9 (17.65%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix
4 3 (5.88%) Symantec
5 2 (3.92%) Avaya
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) IronPort
6 1 (1.96%) Lotus
6 1 (1.96%) ServiceNow