Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 66 96
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30 -7
Contract jobs citing Office 365 63 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.55% 2.16% 0.79%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.75% 35.06% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 19 6
Milton Keynes median daily rate £370 £425 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +32.81% -8.57%
10th Percentile £263 £113 £176
90th Percentile £490 £585 £394
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £425 £320
% change year-on-year -17.65% +32.81% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £12.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% +33.33% -2.70%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £12.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year +400.00% +20.00% +8.11%

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 336 77 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 18.93% 6.16% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 52 23
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.67% -20.00%
10th Percentile £310 £282 £251
90th Percentile £525 £536 £411
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £315
% change year-on-year - +34.92% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £60.00 £11.12 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +439.57% +23.56% -2.70%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £60.00 £22.25 £10.00
% change year-on-year +169.66% +122.50% +5.26%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Milton Keynes

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Milton Keynes

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 35 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 30 (47.62%) SharePoint
4 30 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
5 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
6 26 (41.27%) VMware
7 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (36.51%) ITIL
9 22 (34.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (34.92%) SC Cleared
9 22 (34.92%) Skype for Business
10 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (30.16%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
13 16 (25.40%) Change Management
13 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
14 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
14 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
15 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
15 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (15.87%) Jamf Pro
16 10 (15.87%) Skype
16 10 (15.87%) Migration
16 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
17 9 (14.29%) CMDB
17 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
18 8 (12.70%) ITIL V3
18 8 (12.70%) Mentoring

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 30 (47.62%) SharePoint
2 22 (34.92%) Skype for Business
3 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
4 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (12.70%) IIS
6 5 (7.94%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (7.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (3.17%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (47.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (9.52%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (30.16%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (9.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) Skype
2 5 (7.94%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) Unified Communications
3 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (4.76%) MPLS
3 3 (4.76%) Network Security
4 2 (3.17%) LAN
4 2 (3.17%) NAS
4 2 (3.17%) SAN
4 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.17%) WAN
4 2 (3.17%) WLAN
5 1 (1.59%) DHCP
5 1 (1.59%) DNS
5 1 (1.59%) Intranet
5 1 (1.59%) VoIP
5 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.59%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Architect
2 9 (14.29%) Consultant
3 8 (12.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.94%) Analyst
4 5 (7.94%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) AWS Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Azure Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Security Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) Lync Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Migration Architect
6 3 (4.76%) SharePoint Specialist
6 3 (4.76%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) SCCM Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) CMDB
2 6 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 5 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.59%) iPad
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (66.67%) Windows
2 24 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (12.70%) Windows 10
7 7 (11.11%) Linux
8 4 (6.35%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.76%) Unix
10 2 (3.17%) Solaris
10 2 (3.17%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.59%) Android
11 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) ITIL
2 16 (25.40%) Change Management
3 10 (15.87%) Migration
4 8 (12.70%) ITIL V3
4 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
4 8 (12.70%) Service Management
5 6 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (9.52%) CRM
5 6 (9.52%) Presales
5 6 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
6 5 (7.94%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (7.94%) ITSM
6 5 (7.94%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
7 4 (6.35%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (6.35%) Problem Management
8 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.76%) Information Security
8 3 (4.76%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.70%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) Java
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 22 (34.92%) SC Cleared
3 13 (20.63%) DV Cleared
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (4.76%) MCSE
6 2 (3.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (3.17%) CCNA
6 2 (3.17%) CESG Certified Professional
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.17%) MCITP
6 2 (3.17%) MCP
7 1 (1.59%) CCSP
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
7 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) GDPR
2 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 22 (34.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.35%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (6.35%) XenApp
5 3 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.17%) BitLocker
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (15.87%) Jamf Pro
2 7 (11.11%) SCCM
3 3 (4.76%) SCOM
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 39 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 26 (41.27%) VMware
3 8 (12.70%) Citrix
4 6 (9.52%) HP
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco
5 5 (7.94%) Computacenter
6 4 (6.35%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 3 (4.76%) F5
7 3 (4.76%) Fortinet
7 3 (4.76%) NetApp
7 3 (4.76%) Palo Alto
7 3 (4.76%) Qualys
7 3 (4.76%) Sourcefire
7 3 (4.76%) Splunk
7 3 (4.76%) Tufin
8 2 (3.17%) Apple
8 2 (3.17%) StorageTek
8 2 (3.17%) Sun
8 2 (3.17%) Symantec