Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 January 2019 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 16 32
Rank change year-on-year -15 +16 +5
Contract jobs citing Office 365 10 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.99% 5.88% 2.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 28.57% 24.24% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 4
Slough median daily rate £225 £310 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.42% +63.16% -49.33%
10th Percentile £128 £200 £170
90th Percentile £292 £475 £401
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.14% -8.93% +26.67%

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 Slough with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 35 66 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.48% 24.26% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 51 33
Slough median daily rate £434 £450 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +41.51% -18.46%
10th Percentile £253 £305 £180
90th Percentile £581 £538 £518
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 - £19.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.30 £18.03
% change year-on-year +15.59% -4.03% +24.34%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Slough

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Slough

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Slough over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Slough

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Slough

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (20.00%) Apple
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) Social Network
5 1 (10.00%) Polycom
5 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (10.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Intranet
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Publishing

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) G Suite
1 1 (10.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Communications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Database Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Internal Communications Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Social Network
1 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (10.00%) Content Management
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (10.00%) Migration
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile First
1 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Polycom