Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 11 December 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)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 50 61
Rank change year-on-year +5 +11 -14
Contract jobs citing Office 365 21 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.67% 0.75% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.43% 9.30% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 4
Leicestershire median daily rate £256 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.67% +30.43% -39.47%
10th Percentile £121 £285 £213
90th Percentile £388 £385 £350
East Midlands median daily rate £313 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -21.88% +23.08% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - £11.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £10.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year +179.07% -14.00% -47.92%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 69 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 12.06% 8.08% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 12 15
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.31% +7.86% -26.26%
10th Percentile £188 £278 £233
90th Percentile £500 £449 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £360
% change year-on-year +3.06% +11.34% -10.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - £17.75 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.29 £18.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year -15.04% +44.00% -47.92%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Leicestershire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Leicestershire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Leicestershire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Leicestershire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +3 9 £335 -10.67% 1
Office 365
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (28.57%) Cisco
6 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) VMware
7 5 (23.81%) Change Management
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) IIS
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
8 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
8 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (14.29%) SCOrch
9 3 (14.29%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (14.29%) Skype
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
9 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
9 3 (14.29%) LAN

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) GroupWise
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.76%) G Suite
3 1 (4.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (14.29%) Skype
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.76%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.76%) VoIP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Clusterpoint
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 3 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Server Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 8
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Android
7 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (23.81%) Change Management
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Patch Management
4 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 2 (9.52%) CRM
5 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Software Licensing
6 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.76%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.76%) People Management
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNA
1 3 (14.29%) CCNP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.76%) MCSA
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Jamf Pro
1 3 (14.29%) SCOrch
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Apple
5 2 (9.52%) Sophos
6 1 (4.76%) Aruba
6 1 (4.76%) Avaya
6 1 (4.76%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp
6 1 (4.76%) Northgate
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds