Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 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)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 -6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 17 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 4.63% 4.30% 1.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 37.29% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 5
Liverpool median daily rate £215 £190 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.16% -34.48% +114.81%
10th Percentile £108 £113 £189
90th Percentile £400 £370 £458
Merseyside median daily rate £338 £190 £290
% change year-on-year +77.63% -34.48% +26.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -24.14%
10th Percentile £13.70 £10.95 £10.50
90th Percentile £19.30 £15.55 £11.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -24.14%

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 51 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 13.90% 11.52% 7.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 21
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £313 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -33.16% +141.29%
10th Percentile £138 £113 £325
90th Percentile £638 £575 £556
Merseyside median daily rate £410 £325 £450
% change year-on-year +26.15% -27.78% +69.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -24.14%
10th Percentile £13.70 £10.95 £10.50
90th Percentile £19.30 £15.55 £11.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +32.00% +13.64% -24.14%

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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
5 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Lotus
5 3 (17.65%) Service Management
5 3 (17.65%) MCITP
5 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.76%) Privileged Identity Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (11.76%) MCTS
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Finance
6 2 (11.76%) ITSM
6 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
6 2 (11.76%) HP

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 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) BGP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.88%) MPLS
2 1 (5.88%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) VLAN
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Field Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Lotus Notes Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Lotus Notes Support
2 3 (17.65%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) NetBackup Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 10
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) B2B
4 2 (11.76%) B2C
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Loss Prevention
4 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 2 (11.76%) Privileged Identity Management
5 1 (5.88%) Coaching
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Task Automation
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) VB
1 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) MCITP
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) MCTS
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) MCDST
3 1 (5.88%) MCSA
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Lotus
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Apple
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas
4 1 (5.88%) Wyse