Period
to 16 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Office 365 Engineer was £281 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 16 December 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 142 159
Rank change year-on-year -4 +17 -6
Contract jobs requiring an Office 365 Engineer 10 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.31% 0.069% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.072% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Manchester median daily rate £281 £200 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.63% -13.04% -34.29%
10th Percentile £206 £191 £212
90th Percentile £431 £209 £248
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £240
% change year-on-year -3.33% +56.25% -31.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 3,014 2,776 3,213
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.72% 95.36% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,918 1,778 2,060
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £225 £238 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 115 71
Manchester median hourly rate £19.59 £17.43 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.38% +16.20% -7.69%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.35 £10.25
90th Percentile £34.63 £41.60 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.25 £19.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year -1.28% +7.59% -9.38%

Office 365 Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 Engineer in Manchester

Office 365 Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 Engineer in Manchester

Office 365 Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 Engineer in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 Engineer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Manchester region featuring Office 365 Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Office 365
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (40.00%) Meraki
6 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (40.00%) LAN
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (40.00%) Information Security
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (40.00%) Veeam
6 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) vSphere
6 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
8 2 (20.00%) Skype
8 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Office 365 Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Information Security
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Meraki
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) VMware