Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 21 January 2021 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)
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 41 38
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3 -10
Contract jobs citing Office 365 17 4 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 8.72% 1.29% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.94% 7.14% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
Median daily rate £198 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.50% +23.08% +32.65%
10th Percentile £133 £206 £313
90th Percentile £438 £440 £338
South Wales median daily rate £250 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -44.44% +28.57% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.40 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £24.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +54.84% +3.33% +7.14%

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 Newport with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 71 56 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 36.41% 18.12% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 43 26
Median daily rate £500 £490 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.04% +7.10% +7.65%
10th Percentile £186 £308 £338
90th Percentile £605 £575 £588
South Wales median daily rate £375 £475 £463
% change year-on-year -21.05% +2.70% +15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.75 £13.35 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.48% - -
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year +49.59% +2.50% -14.29%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Newport

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Daily rate trend for Office 365 in Newport

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Newport over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Newport

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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 Newport region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) MCP
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (41.18%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (35.29%) Degree
4 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Use Case
6 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
6 3 (17.65%) Power Platform
6 3 (17.65%) Power BI
6 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) Public Sector
6 3 (17.65%) Requirements Gathering
7 2 (11.76%) Azure
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Twitter
8 1 (5.88%) Alteryx
8 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
8 1 (5.88%) Meraki
8 1 (5.88%) Skype
8 1 (5.88%) WebEx
8 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
8 1 (5.88%) Tableau
8 1 (5.88%) SCCM
8 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Power Platform
2 2 (11.76%) Azure
3 1 (5.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Skype
1 1 (5.88%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Power BI
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau
General
1 3 (17.65%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) Desktop Support
2 9 (52.94%) Support Analyst
3 8 (47.06%) Desktop Analyst
3 8 (47.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Desktop Support
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Support Analyst
5 4 (23.53%) IT Support
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
6 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Support
7 2 (11.76%) Senior IT Support Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Business Requirements Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Requirements Gathering
1 3 (17.65%) Use Case
2 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 1 (5.88%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL
3 1 (5.88%) MoSCoW
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) MCP
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Alteryx
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) Meraki
2 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.88%) Twitter