Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 16 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 16 31
Rank change year-on-year -20 +15 +46
Contract jobs citing Office 365 23 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.67% 8.25% 4.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.27% 46.59% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 9
Somerset median daily rate £300 £168 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +79.10% -36.79% -33.75%
10th Percentile £170 £82 £190
90th Percentile £436 £369 £348
South West median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Somerset median hourly rate - £23.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.69% -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.26
% change year-on-year - +14.68% -17.51%

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 Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 91 88 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 18.46% 17.71% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 51 24
Somerset median daily rate £415 £325 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.69% -9.97% -7.44%
10th Percentile £313 £101 £213
90th Percentile £572 £475 £497
South West median daily rate £430 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +7.44% -5.33% +17.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 6
Somerset median hourly rate - £23.25 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -29.55% -
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -2.70% -43.94% +78.38%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Somerset

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Somerset

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Somerset over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Somerset

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Somerset

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 16 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
Bath +7 19 £275 +2.33%
Taunton -16 3 £85 -17.07% 1
Street - 1 £433 -
Office 365
South West

For the 6 months to 16 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 8 (34.78%) CRM
3 8 (34.78%) ITIL
3 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
5 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
6 4 (17.39%) Strategic Thinking
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) SCCM
7 3 (13.04%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
8 2 (8.70%) G Suite
8 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
8 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (8.70%) Server Building
8 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) G Suite
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Electronics
2 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Applications Support
2 5 (21.74%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Applications Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Project Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Project Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.35%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) CRM
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Strategic Thinking
3 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.70%) Server Building
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.35%) Product Management
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) Docker
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Kaspersky
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle