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 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 34 40 45
Rank change year-on-year +6 +5  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.86% 0.55% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% 13.33% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £380 £375 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -26.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £375 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% +3.22%  

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 28 15 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 7.43% 4.11% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 8
Median daily rate £390 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -16.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.64% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

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

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Northamptonshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 6 £380 - 3
Brackley - 1 £240 -
Office 365
East Midlands

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
4 4 (25.00%) Skype
4 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (25.00%) SCCM
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
5 3 (18.75%) PMO
6 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (12.50%) SCOM
6 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) Intranet
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) MS Project
7 1 (6.25%) MS Office
7 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery

Office 365
Top Related 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 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Skype
2 2 (12.50%) Intranet
2 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 8 (50.00%) Office 365 Manager
3 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Project Office Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Portfolio Planner
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Change Control
4 3 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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