The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 3 months to 22 June 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)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 41
Contract jobs citing Office 365 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 1.77% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 31.82% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £525 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +89.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +0.68%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 21 22 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 5.72% 5.57% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 11
Median daily rate £475 £450 £277
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +62.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £413 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Office 365 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Northamptonshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 3 (42.86%) PMO
3 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 2 (28.57%) Skype
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
4 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Skype
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Office 365 Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Deployment Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Project Office Manager
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) VMware