Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 6 April 2020 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 19 56
Rank change year-on-year -11 +37 -5
Contract jobs citing Office 365 38 79 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.54% 7.48% 4.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.01% 34.80% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 58 42
Median daily rate £344 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.64% +20.71% -33.33%
10th Percentile £174 £180 £160
90th Percentile £496 £598 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £336 £380 £350
% change year-on-year -11.51% +8.57% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 3
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -73.33% -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year +1.56% -59.49% -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 131 227 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 19.10% 21.50% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 152 139
Median daily rate £438 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% - -10.00%
10th Percentile £285 £242 £286
90th Percentile £575 £638 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £440 £439
% change year-on-year -3.41% +0.28% -12.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 3
Median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -73.33% -
Median hourly rate £16.63 £16.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +0.76% -58.23% -

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Milton Keynes

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Office 365 in Milton Keynes

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Milton Keynes

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 9 (23.68%) Migration
6 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
7 7 (18.42%) Azure
7 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
8 5 (13.16%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) Cisco
8 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
9 4 (10.53%) VMware
9 4 (10.53%) Security Management
9 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
9 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
9 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
9 4 (10.53%) Application Rationalisation
10 3 (7.89%) Splunk
10 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (7.89%) SCCM
10 3 (7.89%) SCOM
10 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
10 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
10 3 (7.89%) Firewall
10 3 (7.89%) Change Management
10 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
10 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) Documentum
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Akamai
2 2 (5.26%) AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.63%) Dropbox
3 1 (2.63%) Serverless
3 1 (2.63%) ShareGate
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.63%) HSRP
3 1 (2.63%) IPsec
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) SNMP
3 1 (2.63%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Access
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
2 2 (5.26%) Law
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 1 (2.63%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Administrator
4 2 (5.26%) Architect
4 2 (5.26%) Consultant
4 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) LAMP
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.26%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.26%) Podcast
2 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (63.16%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (2.63%) Android
7 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.63%) CentOS
7 1 (2.63%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Migration
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Application Rationalisation
3 4 (10.53%) Security Management
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.26%) Copywriting
5 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.26%) DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security
5 2 (5.26%) Information Security Management
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (5.26%) ISMS
5 2 (5.26%) IT Strategy
5 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.63%) Perl
2 1 (2.63%) Python
2 1 (2.63%) Ruby
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) ECDL
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
2 1 (2.63%) PMO
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) SCCM
1 3 (7.89%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) Ansible
2 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.63%) Terraform
2 1 (2.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) VMware
4 3 (7.89%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) Splunk
5 2 (5.26%) Dell
5 2 (5.26%) HP
5 2 (5.26%) Meraki
5 2 (5.26%) Sony
6 1 (2.63%) 3Com
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Brocade
6 1 (2.63%) CommVault
6 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.63%) McAfee
6 1 (2.63%) NETGEAR
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.63%) Sophos
6 1 (2.63%) Veritas