Period
to 25 February 2018

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 25 February 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)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 32 42
Rank change year-on-year +5 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Office 365 5 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.59% 2.19% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.78% 24.00% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Solihull median daily rate £100 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -71.43% -33.33% -
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £400
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +20.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.10 £15.38 £13.50
% change year-on-year -14.80% +13.89% +8.00%

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 18 25 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 9.33% 9.12% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 8
Solihull median daily rate £438 £319 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -29.17% -
10th Percentile £100 £219 £274
90th Percentile £511 £394 £593
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate £13.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.30 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -16.88% +18.52% -48.08%

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 25 February 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) iPad
5 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
5 1 (20.00%) Server Building
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) iPhone
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging

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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Support
2 2 (40.00%) Server Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
1 1 (20.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Dell