Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 19 January 2019 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 9 36 39
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 -9
Contract jobs citing Office 365 39 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 9.80% 2.41% 1.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 42.39% 14.06% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 4 5
Liverpool median daily rate £338 £155 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +117.74% -76.15% +271.43%
Merseyside median daily rate £300 £155 £650
% change year-on-year +93.55% -76.15% +246.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - £13.13 -
Merseyside median hourly rate - £13.13 -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 92 64 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 23.12% 17.11% 9.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 44 30
Liverpool median daily rate £435 £393 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.83% -5.14% +175.83%
10th Percentile £149 £159 £313
90th Percentile £558 £594 £599
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £410 £414
% change year-on-year +3.66% -0.91% +106.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - £13.13 -
Merseyside median hourly rate - £13.13 -

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Liverpool

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Liverpool

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Liverpool

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
3 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (35.90%) Windows 10
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
6 12 (30.77%) CRM
6 12 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
7 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
8 10 (25.64%) GxP
8 10 (25.64%) Acronis
8 10 (25.64%) API Development
8 10 (25.64%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (20.51%) ITIL
9 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
9 8 (20.51%) Workflow
10 7 (17.95%) Service Management
10 7 (17.95%) .NET
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
10 7 (17.95%) Azure SQL Database
11 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
12 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.82%) Lucene
12 5 (12.82%) C#
12 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (12.82%) ETL

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 11 (28.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.64%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.13%) IaaS
4 2 (5.13%) PaaS
4 2 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) VPN
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) Firewall
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) Skype
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.95%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.26%) Publishing
3 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Legal
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Developer
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Azure Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.69%) IT Support
5 3 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Azure Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Documentation Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) .NET
2 5 (12.82%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows 10
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.26%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) CRM
2 10 (25.64%) API Development
3 8 (20.51%) ITIL
3 8 (20.51%) Workflow
4 7 (17.95%) Service Management
5 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) Case Management
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.82%) ETL
6 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (10.26%) API Integration
8 3 (7.69%) Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.69%) Line Management
8 3 (7.69%) Planning and Forecasting
9 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) VB
3 3 (7.69%) VBScript
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) MCDST
1 1 (2.56%) MCITP
1 1 (2.56%) MCSA
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) GxP
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Acronis
3 2 (5.13%) BMC
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Remedy
3 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) Lotus
4 1 (2.56%) Micro Focus
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Virgin Media
4 1 (2.56%) VMware