Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 14 December 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 36 35
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -12
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.70% 1.19% 0.64%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.73% 15.79% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Solihull median daily rate £100 £288 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.22% +91.67% -66.67%
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £347 £375
% change year-on-year -6.34% -7.47% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £17.13 £13.20
% change year-on-year -18.25% +29.73% -34.00%

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 Solihull with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 22 19 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 11.89% 7.54% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 14
Solihull median daily rate £235 £356 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.04% +18.75% -33.33%
10th Percentile £100 £264 £160
90th Percentile £430 £481 £468
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.25 £16.25 £13.20
% change year-on-year -12.31% +23.11% -34.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Solihull

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Solihull

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Server Building
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) iPad
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) iPhone
5 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Support
1 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) Server Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Support
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell