Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 20 November 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)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 54 65
Rank change year-on-year +22 +11 -17
Contract jobs citing Office 365 56 31 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.65% 4.38% 1.78%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.54% 13.30% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 24 10
Oxford median daily rate £375 £295 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.12% -7.45% +1.19%
10th Percentile £170 £150 £238
90th Percentile £441 £434 £473
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £240 £340
% change year-on-year +56.25% -29.41% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxford with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 302 233 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 41.26% 32.91% 22.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 190 139
Oxford median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% -2.70%
10th Percentile £350 £310 £360
90th Percentile £588 £538 £536
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £39.00

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Oxford

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Oxford

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Oxford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Oxford

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 27 (48.21%) Windows 10
4 25 (44.64%) SCCM
5 24 (42.86%) PowerShell
6 23 (41.07%) SCOM
7 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 22 (39.29%) DHCP
7 22 (39.29%) DNS
8 21 (37.50%) LDAP
9 19 (33.93%) Kerberos
10 17 (30.36%) Microsoft App-V
10 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
11 15 (26.79%) VMware
12 11 (19.64%) Migration
12 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
12 11 (19.64%) Service Design
13 10 (17.86%) Task Automation
13 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
15 8 (14.29%) Cisco
15 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (12.50%) Publishing
16 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
16 7 (12.50%) Application Packaging
17 6 (10.71%) Document Management
17 6 (10.71%) McAfee ePO

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 7 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) DHCP
1 22 (39.29%) DNS
2 21 (37.50%) LDAP
3 19 (33.93%) Kerberos
4 5 (8.93%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (7.14%) SMS
6 3 (5.36%) Firewall
7 2 (3.57%) Intranet
7 2 (3.57%) Skype
7 2 (3.57%) VoIP
7 2 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.79%) Clusterpoint
General
1 7 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (1.79%) Back Office
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 12 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (16.07%) SCCM Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Deployment Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) PowerShell Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) Windows Deployment Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Desktop Support
5 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Migration Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Exchange Migration Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Migration Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Office 365 Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Office 365 Specialist
7 3 (5.36%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) Replication
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) EPoS
5 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (80.36%) Windows
2 27 (48.21%) Windows 10
3 17 (30.36%) Windows Server
4 8 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.71%) Linux
6 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
7 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Migration
1 11 (19.64%) Service Design
2 10 (17.86%) Task Automation
3 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (12.50%) Application Packaging
6 6 (10.71%) Change Management
6 6 (10.71%) Document Management
6 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.93%) ITIL
7 5 (8.93%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (8.93%) Project Management
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (5.36%) Time Management
10 2 (3.57%) Line Management
10 2 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
1 3 (5.36%) ISEB
1 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) SLA
2 2 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 17 (30.36%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
4 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.79%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (44.64%) SCCM
2 23 (41.07%) SCOM
3 6 (10.71%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) VMware
3 8 (14.29%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) McAfee
5 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) Lotus
6 1 (1.79%) NetApp