The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 24 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)
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 26 37
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 20 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 1.43% 4.44% 1.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.77% 43.48% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 5
Median daily rate £375 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £555 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £675 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.60 £15.50
% change year-on-year +1.02% -5.80%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 57 46 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 16.33% 10.22% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 36 16
Median daily rate £450 £600 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.14 £27.50
% change year-on-year +79.64% -41.30%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Nottingham

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Nottingham over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Nottingham

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 24 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) Android
6 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
6 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (12.50%) StorageTek

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 2 (25.00%) Android
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Solaris
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) StorageTek
4 1 (12.50%) Sun