Period
to 18 June 2019

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 18 June 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 57 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 +11
Contract jobs citing Office 365 56 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.11% 2.11% 2.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.65% 12.58% 20.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 10 9
South Yorkshire median daily rate £200 £448 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.31% +27.86% -15.66%
10th Percentile £128 £254 £215
90th Percentile £538 £494 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £350 £391
% change year-on-year -7.14% -10.54% -7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £86.00 £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +493.10% +31.82% -45.00%
10th Percentile £25.15 £14.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £152.05 £14.75 £19.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.25 £16.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -25.76% +26.92% -16.13%

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 285 159 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 26.00% 16.74% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 94 55
South Yorkshire median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.00%
10th Percentile £190 £325 £263
90th Percentile £623 £525 £583
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +150.00% -45.00%
10th Percentile £15.80 £16.55 £10.50
90th Percentile £141.00 £39.50 £19.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.58% +8.57% +12.90%

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 18 June 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 June 2019. 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 +9 36 £200 -55.56% 4
Doncaster +1 7 £125 -72.83% 3
Rotherham - 6 £250 -
Barnsley - 2 £500 - 1
Office 365
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (35.71%) Windows
3 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (25.00%) Handset
4 14 (25.00%) Samsung
5 11 (19.64%) Skype
5 11 (19.64%) Migration
6 9 (16.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
6 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
7 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 8 (14.29%) PCI DSS
7 8 (14.29%) Blackberry
7 8 (14.29%) Information Security
8 7 (12.50%) CRM
9 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
9 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (10.71%) Workflow
9 6 (10.71%) Back Office
9 6 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
9 6 (10.71%) Power BI
9 6 (10.71%) Task Automation
9 6 (10.71%) Power Platform
9 6 (10.71%) PowerApps
9 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Flow
10 5 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance

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 9 (16.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (30.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Flow
2 6 (10.71%) Power Platform
2 6 (10.71%) PowerApps
3 5 (8.93%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (7.14%) IaaS
4 4 (7.14%) PaaS
4 4 (7.14%) SaaS
5 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) Skype
2 3 (5.36%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) Intranet
3 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) Power BI
2 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.71%) Back Office
2 5 (8.93%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Financial Institution
3 4 (7.14%) Local Government
4 1 (1.79%) Czech Language
4 1 (1.79%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Romanian Language
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Architect
3 8 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Desktop Support
5 6 (10.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Office 365 Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (7.14%) IT Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) IT Support
7 4 (7.14%) Security Architect
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Service Desk Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Web Services
2 1 (1.79%) CSS
2 1 (1.79%) HTML
2 1 (1.79%) Series 60
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Handset
2 8 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (5.36%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) NHS
6 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows 10
3 8 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.36%) Linux
4 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Migration
2 8 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 8 (14.29%) Information Security
3 7 (12.50%) CRM
4 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.71%) Task Automation
4 6 (10.71%) Workflow
5 5 (8.93%) Change Management
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL
6 4 (7.14%) Architecture Roadmap
6 4 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (7.14%) Security Architecture
6 4 (7.14%) Web Application Development
7 3 (5.36%) Break/Fix
7 3 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (3.57%) Change Control
8 2 (3.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (3.57%) Network Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.36%) SQL
2 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.93%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.79%) MCSA
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.14%) GDPR
2 4 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (7.14%) SCCM
2 4 (7.14%) SCSM
3 1 (1.79%) SCOM
3 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Samsung
3 4 (7.14%) Google
3 4 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (3.57%) arcserve
4 2 (3.57%) Veeam
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Citrix
5 1 (1.79%) CommVault
5 1 (1.79%) F5