The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 34 38 59
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 26 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.76% 2.80% 1.03%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.14% 19.72% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 7
Median daily rate £400 £300 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £154 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year -9.37% +1.58%  

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 123 71 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.53% 14.20% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 52 68
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Median hourly rate £54.00 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +272.41% -42.00%  
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 Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Oxfordshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Oxfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Oxfordshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Oxfordshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Oxford +1 11 £363 +57.60% 7
Abingdon - 3 £400 - 2
Bicester - 3 - -
Kidlington - 1 £475 -
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 18 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
4 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (30.95%) ITIL
6 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 12 (28.57%) SCCM
7 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
8 9 (21.43%) Skype
8 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
8 9 (21.43%) Skype for Business
8 9 (21.43%) Migration
9 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
9 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
10 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 6 (14.29%) Citrix
11 6 (14.29%) PMI
11 6 (14.29%) PMP
11 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
11 6 (14.29%) VMware
11 6 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (14.29%) Cisco
11 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (14.29%) Application Rationalisation
11 6 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
12 5 (11.90%) Service Design
12 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 9 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 7 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) OneDrive
4 3 (7.14%) IaaS
5 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.76%) PaaS
6 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Skype
2 5 (11.90%) DNS
2 5 (11.90%) Intranet
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
4 2 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) Broadband
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
5 1 (2.38%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Advertising
1 2 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Desktop Manager
5 3 (7.14%) IT Trainer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Trainer
6 2 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Office 365 Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) CSS3
2 1 (2.38%) Handlebars
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
2 1 (2.38%) HTML5
2 1 (2.38%) jQuery
2 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (2.38%) React
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) PMI
2 4 (9.52%) BYOD
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.76%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 27 (64.29%) Windows
2 18 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 11 (26.19%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.05%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.14%) Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.38%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.95%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Migration
3 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.29%) Application Rationalisation
4 6 (14.29%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (11.90%) Service Design
6 4 (9.52%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Document Management
7 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.76%) ETL
8 2 (4.76%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.76%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 6 (14.29%) PMP
2 4 (9.52%) CCNA
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (40.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (11.90%) XenDesktop
5 4 (9.52%) vSphere
5 4 (9.52%) XenApp
6 3 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) SCCM
2 4 (9.52%) AppDNA
2 4 (9.52%) EdgeSight
2 4 (9.52%) SCOM
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.38%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco
2 6 (14.29%) Citrix
2 6 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Meraki
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
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