Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing Office 365 10 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.79% 2.93% 3.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.89% 28.89% 51.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 10
Liverpool median daily rate £213 £363 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.38% +85.90% -35.00%
10th Percentile £140 £113 £122
90th Percentile £575 £650 £418
Merseyside median daily rate £213 £250 £200
% change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.13 - £145.00
10th Percentile £12.56 - £142.50
90th Percentile £14.19 - £147.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.13 - £145.00

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 72 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 20.06% 10.16% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 32 22
Liverpool median daily rate £418 £385 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.44% +54.00% -30.05%
10th Percentile £166 £121 £123
90th Percentile £625 £599 £480
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £385 £338
% change year-on-year +10.39% +14.07% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.13 - £87.60
10th Percentile £12.56 - £41.42
90th Percentile £14.19 - £135.77
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.13 - £87.60

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) Facilities Management
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
6 1 (10.00%) MaaS360
6 1 (10.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) SSH
6 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) BYOD
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec

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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) PABX
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) SSH
2 1 (10.00%) VLAN
2 1 (10.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (10.00%) BYOD
3 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Facilities Management
1 3 (30.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Use Case
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) MaaS360
2 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Meraki