Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 +30
Contract jobs citing Office 365 24 8 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 18.60% 9.09% 15.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 88.89% 88.89% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 54
Renfrewshire median daily rate £390 £328 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.08% +2.34% -20.00%
10th Percentile £228 £305 £256
90th Percentile £438 £346 £445
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.87% -9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.38 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -0.71% +2.94% -

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 27 9 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Renfrewshire 20.93% 10.23% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 47
Renfrewshire median daily rate £316 £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.69% +1.56% -12.93%
10th Percentile £240 £305 £253
90th Percentile £438 £345 £440
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £39.00
Scotland median hourly rate £32.00 £23.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +34.74% +39.71% +70.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +1 23 £391 +19.47%
Renfrew - 1 £80 -
Office 365
Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
4 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
5 11 (45.83%) PDA
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (45.83%) DHCP
5 11 (45.83%) DNS
6 10 (41.67%) AIX
6 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 10 (41.67%) HP
6 10 (41.67%) Citrix
6 10 (41.67%) WinRunner
6 10 (41.67%) HP UFT
6 10 (41.67%) Veritas
6 10 (41.67%) McAfee
6 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
6 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
6 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
6 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) Clustering
6 10 (41.67%) Change Management
6 10 (41.67%) Software Testing
6 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 10 (41.67%) McAfee ePO

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 7 (29.17%) IIS
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (29.17%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (20.83%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) DHCP
1 11 (45.83%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) HP UFT
1 10 (41.67%) WinRunner
2 7 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Support
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
1 7 (29.17%) CSS
1 7 (29.17%) jQuery
1 7 (29.17%) XML
1 7 (29.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) PDA
2 10 (41.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (41.67%) AIX
3 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Change Management
1 10 (41.67%) Software Testing
1 10 (41.67%) Test Automation
1 10 (41.67%) Test Scripting
2 8 (33.33%) Smoke Testing
3 7 (29.17%) High Availability
3 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 7 (29.17%) Records Management
3 7 (29.17%) Workflow
4 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) ITIL V3
5 5 (20.83%) Six Sigma
5 5 (20.83%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (29.17%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 18 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 8 (33.33%) MCSE
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (25.00%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) JSP 440
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
1 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
2 10 (41.67%) Virtual Desktop
2 10 (41.67%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) HP ALM
1 10 (41.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix
2 10 (41.67%) HP
2 10 (41.67%) Ivanti
2 10 (41.67%) McAfee
2 10 (41.67%) Veritas
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Nintex