Period
to 23 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Office 365 Engineer was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Office 365 Engineer
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 534 549 541
Rank change year-on-year +15 -8 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Office 365 Engineer 95 74 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 72
London median daily rate £394 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.15% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £163 £164 £157
90th Percentile £625 £415 £425
England median daily rate £375 £323 £320
% change year-on-year +16.28% +0.78% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
London median hourly rate £25.00 £160.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -84.38% - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £160.00 £54.50
% change year-on-year -84.38% +193.58% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,807 43,225 42,138
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 94.99% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,677 31,203 30,056
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 518 549
London median hourly rate £19.00 £20.22 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.02% +5.14% +1.21%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.63 £47.83 £52.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

Office 365 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Office 365 Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 Engineer in London

Office 365 Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 Engineer in London

Office 365 Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 Engineer in London

Office 365 Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 Engineer in London

Office 365 Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
Central London -26 8 £475 +52.00% 6
North London -4 2 - - 1
West London -12 1 £350 +89.19% 1
Office 365 Engineer
England

Office 365 Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, Office 365 Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Office 365 Engineer in the job title.

1 95 (100.00%) Office 365
2 51 (53.68%) Microsoft
3 44 (46.32%) Active Directory
4 43 (45.26%) Migration
5 41 (43.16%) Windows
6 35 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
7 27 (28.42%) MS Exchange
8 26 (27.37%) PowerShell
9 25 (26.32%) Skype for Business
9 25 (26.32%) SharePoint
10 19 (20.00%) Skype
10 19 (20.00%) OneDrive
11 17 (17.89%) Windows 10
12 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
12 15 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Intune
14 13 (13.68%) SCCM
15 12 (12.63%) Windows Server
16 11 (11.58%) Finance
16 11 (11.58%) Banking
17 10 (10.53%) VMware
17 10 (10.53%) ITIL
17 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
18 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
18 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
18 9 (9.47%) Cisco
19 8 (8.42%) VPN
19 8 (8.42%) IaaS
20 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013

Office 365 Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 27 (28.42%) MS Exchange
2 25 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 25 (26.32%) Skype for Business
3 10 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.05%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 95 (100.00%) Office 365
2 35 (36.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 15 (15.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (8.42%) IaaS
6 7 (7.37%) SaaS
7 6 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (5.26%) Mimecast
8 5 (5.26%) PaaS
8 5 (5.26%) Yammer
9 3 (3.16%) G Suite
10 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.00%) Skype
2 8 (8.42%) VPN
3 7 (7.37%) DNS
4 3 (3.16%) DHCP
4 3 (3.16%) Firewall
4 3 (3.16%) SMTP
4 3 (3.16%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.11%) SAN
5 2 (2.11%) VoIP
6 1 (1.05%) ADSL
6 1 (1.05%) BGP
6 1 (1.05%) Internet
6 1 (1.05%) Intranet
6 1 (1.05%) ISDN
6 1 (1.05%) LAN
6 1 (1.05%) MPLS
6 1 (1.05%) OSPF
6 1 (1.05%) PSTN
6 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 11 (11.58%) Banking
1 11 (11.58%) Finance
2 5 (5.26%) French Language
3 4 (4.21%) German Language
3 4 (4.21%) Retail
4 3 (3.16%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.11%) Publishing
5 2 (2.11%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.05%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (1.05%) LDAP
2 1 (1.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.26%) User Experience
2 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.11%) Cloud Native
4 2 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.05%) Clustering
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.05%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.05%) Handset
5 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.05%) RIA
5 1 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.05%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (43.16%) Windows
2 17 (17.89%) Windows 10
3 12 (12.63%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.37%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.16%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.16%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.11%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.05%) Android
8 1 (1.05%) Linux
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.26%) Migration
2 15 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 10 (10.53%) ITIL
4 5 (5.26%) Content Management
4 5 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 5 (5.26%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (4.21%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.21%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (4.21%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.16%) CRM
6 3 (3.16%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.16%) Data Security
6 3 (3.16%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (3.16%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.16%) Remediation Plan
6 3 (3.16%) SABSA
6 3 (3.16%) Security Monitoring
6 3 (3.16%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (27.37%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.32%) SQL
3 2 (2.11%) C
3 2 (2.11%) VBScript
4 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (9.47%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.11%) CCIE
4 2 (2.11%) CCNA
4 2 (2.11%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.11%) Degree
4 2 (2.11%) MCSA
4 2 (2.11%) MCSE
5 1 (1.05%) AWS Certification
5 1 (1.05%) CCA
5 1 (1.05%) CCAA
5 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.05%) MCITP
5 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (46.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.16%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (1.05%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.05%) Docker
4 1 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Intune
2 13 (13.68%) SCCM
3 4 (4.21%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (3.16%) SCOM
5 2 (2.11%) CASB
6 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (1.05%) PingFederate
6 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.53%) VMware
3 9 (9.47%) Cisco
4 4 (4.21%) Apple
5 3 (3.16%) MobileIron
5 3 (3.16%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.11%) Citrix
6 2 (2.11%) Polycom
7 1 (1.05%) Adobe
7 1 (1.05%) Avaya
7 1 (1.05%) CommVault
7 1 (1.05%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.05%) ForgeRock
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) HP
7 1 (1.05%) Samsung
7 1 (1.05%) Sonus
7 1 (1.05%) Sophos
7 1 (1.05%) Symantec
7 1 (1.05%) Veeam