Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 34 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 12 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.09% 4.46% 2.45%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.49% 34.33% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 8
Liverpool median daily rate £184 £263 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +31.25% -70.37%
10th Percentile £100 £113 £151
90th Percentile £556 £650 £312
Merseyside median daily rate £213 £256 £200
% change year-on-year -17.07% +28.13% -60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £16.88 £12.50 £78.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -83.97% -
10th Percentile £13.81 £10.95 £23.70
90th Percentile £19.44 £15.55 £133.90
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.88 £12.50 £78.00
% change year-on-year +35.00% -83.97% -

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 49 67 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 12.63% 12.98% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 21
Liverpool median daily rate £469 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.93% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £206 £113 £163
90th Percentile £600 £585 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £481 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +37.50% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Liverpool median hourly rate £16.88 £12.50 £78.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.00% -83.97% -
10th Percentile £13.81 £10.95 £23.70
90th Percentile £19.44 £15.55 £133.90
Merseyside median hourly rate £16.88 £12.50 £78.00
% change year-on-year +35.00% -83.97% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (16.67%) Facilities Management
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
4 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (8.33%) BYOD
5 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (8.33%) Data Deduplication
5 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
5 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
5 1 (8.33%) MaaS360
5 1 (8.33%) Problem-Solving

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 (8.33%) IBM Notes
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Law
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Lotus Notes Support
2 1 (8.33%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Veritas Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) BYOD
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
1 3 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 2 (16.67%) Facilities Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Deduplication
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Task Automation
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) VB
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (8.33%) MCDST
1 1 (8.33%) MCITP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) MaaS360
1 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Apple
4 1 (8.33%) Aruba
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus
4 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (8.33%) Veritas
4 1 (8.33%) Wyse