Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Renfrewshire 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 25 September 2018 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)
Scotland > Renfrewshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 17 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 72 13 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 34.12% 13.13% 12.61%
As % of the Cloud Services category 96.00% 92.86% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 11 69
Renfrewshire median daily rate £388 £315 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.02% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £239 £250 £269
90th Percentile £438 £344 £450
Scotland median daily rate £368 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +13.23% -1.52% +11.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £36.00
Scotland median hourly rate £16.76 £17.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -4.23% -51.39% +157.14%

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 Renfrewshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Renfrewshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 75 14 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 35.55% 14.14% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 12 63
Renfrewshire median daily rate £324 £318 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.05% -3.79% +10.00%
10th Percentile £248 £251 £263
90th Percentile £438 £343 £444
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.13% +14.29% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -4.23% -50.69% +157.14%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Renfrewshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Renfrewshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Renfrewshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Renfrewshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +9 70 £388 +23.02%
Renfrew - 1 £80 -
Office 365
Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 69 (95.83%) Windows
2 64 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 64 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (84.72%) Microsoft
4 60 (83.33%) Security Cleared
5 58 (80.56%) SC Cleared
6 44 (61.11%) Active Directory
7 37 (51.39%) PowerShell
7 37 (51.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (51.39%) Windows Server
8 33 (45.83%) DHCP
8 33 (45.83%) DNS
9 32 (44.44%) Migration
10 31 (43.06%) Microsoft Certification
10 31 (43.06%) Hyper-V
11 30 (41.67%) MCSE
12 29 (40.28%) Degree
13 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
13 28 (38.89%) Test Scripting
13 28 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
13 28 (38.89%) HP ALM
13 28 (38.89%) SharePoint
13 28 (38.89%) HP
13 28 (38.89%) PDA
14 27 (37.50%) Software Testing
14 27 (37.50%) Change Management
14 27 (37.50%) Windows 7
15 26 (36.11%) Test Automation
15 26 (36.11%) McAfee ePO
15 26 (36.11%) VMware ESXi

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 28 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 21 (29.17%) IIS
2 21 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
2 21 (29.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 21 (29.17%) SharePoint Server
3 17 (23.61%) Skype for Business
4 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 15 (20.83%) Office Communications Server
6 11 (15.28%) OpenStack
7 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (29.17%) InfoPath
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (45.83%) DHCP
1 33 (45.83%) DNS
2 16 (22.22%) Skype
3 6 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 26 (36.11%) HP UFT
1 26 (36.11%) WinRunner
2 18 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 15 (20.83%) Analyst
2 13 (18.06%) SharePoint Engineer
2 13 (18.06%) Test Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Design Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 5 (6.94%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Lync Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (4.17%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (4.17%) Messaging Specialist
8 3 (4.17%) SharePoint Architect
9 2 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (29.17%) CSS
1 21 (29.17%) jQuery
1 21 (29.17%) XML
1 21 (29.17%) XSLT
2 18 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (38.89%) Computer Science
1 28 (38.89%) PDA
2 26 (36.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 69 (95.83%) Windows
2 64 (88.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 64 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (51.39%) Windows Server
3 37 (51.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 26 (36.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Migration
2 28 (38.89%) Test Scripting
3 27 (37.50%) Change Management
3 27 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 26 (36.11%) Test Automation
5 21 (29.17%) High Availability
5 21 (29.17%) Smoke Testing
6 18 (25.00%) Records Management
6 18 (25.00%) Workflow
7 11 (15.28%) ITIL
8 7 (9.72%) Load Balancing
9 6 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 6 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 6 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
10 5 (6.94%) ITIL V3
10 5 (6.94%) Six Sigma
10 5 (6.94%) Visualisation
11 1 (1.39%) System Integration Testing
11 1 (1.39%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (51.39%) PowerShell
2 26 (36.11%) SQL
3 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) LINC
Qualifications
1 60 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 58 (80.56%) SC Cleared
3 31 (43.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 30 (41.67%) MCSE
5 29 (40.28%) Degree
6 28 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 26 (36.11%) ISTQB
8 9 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 31 (43.06%) Hyper-V
3 26 (36.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 26 (36.11%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (38.89%) HP ALM
2 26 (36.11%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 61 (84.72%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.89%) HP
3 26 (36.11%) Citrix
3 26 (36.11%) Ivanti
3 26 (36.11%) McAfee
3 26 (36.11%) Veritas
3 26 (36.11%) VMware
4 18 (25.00%) Nintex