Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for an Office 365 Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North of England during the 6 months to 12 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 Architect
England > North of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 287 348
Rank change year-on-year -29 +61 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Office 365 Architect 11 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.089% 0.12% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.12% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 2
North of England median daily rate £475 £638 £705
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.49% -9.57% +37.56%
10th Percentile £428 £401 £676
90th Percentile £625 £723 £734
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North of England. 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
North of England
Contract vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 11,716 10,802 13,714
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.29% 95.72% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,631 6,970 8,880
North of England median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £233
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 589 452 552
North of England median hourly rate £17.41 £17.43 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.11% +14.30% -4.98%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.25 £46.64 £41.73
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -

Office 365 Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings that featured Office 365 Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 Architect in the North of England

Office 365 Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Office 365 Architect in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 Architect in the North of England

Office 365 Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 Architect in the North of England over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 Architect in the North of England

Office 365 Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 Architect within the North of England region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
North West -21 7 £450 -37.06%
Yorkshire - 4 £580 -
Office 365 Architect
England

Office 365 Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Office 365 Architect 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 North of England region featuring Office 365 Architect in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (27.27%) IaaS
4 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) BMC
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) Android
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing

Office 365 Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) IaaS
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) BGP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) MPLS
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Public Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Android
3 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware