Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 57 73
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16 -6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 19 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.08% 1.84% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.18% 15.24% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 11
South Yorkshire median daily rate £306 £195 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.05% -44.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £182 £195 £258
90th Percentile £431 £372 £381
Yorkshire median daily rate £373 £225 £350
% change year-on-year +65.56% -35.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £22.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.18% -82.40% +941.67%
10th Percentile £9.80 £20.00 £32.90
90th Percentile £14.50 £24.00 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% +17.86% +16.67%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 156 105 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.05% 12.08% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 65 104
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £263
90th Percentile £600 £645 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £439 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +2.03% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% -74.86% +629.17%
10th Percentile £10.00 £20.00 £22.35
90th Percentile £24.63 £24.00 £127.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -28.98% +32.26% +29.17%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in South Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in South Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in South Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in South Yorkshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire 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
Sheffield +3 9 £344 +76.28% 10
Doncaster -5 5 £250 -28.57% 1
Rotherham - 3 £390 - 3
Office 365
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 14 (73.68%) Windows
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
4 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) LAN
7 2 (10.53%) CCNA
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Citrix
7 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (10.53%) Firewall
7 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
7 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (10.53%) Skype

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.26%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.26%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.26%) CRM Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 10
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
4 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Data Management
3 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.26%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) SDLC
3 1 (5.26%) Server Building
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.26%) System Testing
3 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
3 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCA
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) DBS Check
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) NCDA
2 1 (5.26%) NCIE
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PMO
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.26%) vSphere
3 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Aruba
4 1 (5.26%) Forcepoint
4 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
4 1 (5.26%) Meraki
4 1 (5.26%) NetApp
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) Veeam