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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 40 49 -
Rank change year-on-year +9 -  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 15 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.21% 0.57% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.61% 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £360 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -1.02% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.37% +3.22%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 49 25 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 10.49% 4.72% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 19 1
Median daily rate £425 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +90.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Office 365 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +12 10 £350 - 2
Doncaster +1 6 - - 1
Barnsley - 3 - -
Office 365
Yorkshire

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (34.78%) Skype
5 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
5 7 (30.43%) Polycom
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
5 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
5 7 (30.43%) PBX
6 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
7 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
9 2 (8.70%) Citrix
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.70%) IIS
9 2 (8.70%) MS Office
9 2 (8.70%) Clustering
9 2 (8.70%) SAN
9 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
9 2 (8.70%) VMware
9 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
9 2 (8.70%) SCCM
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012

Office 365
Top Related 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 7 (30.43%) Skype for Business
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) IIS
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) IaaS
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (34.78%) Skype
2 7 (30.43%) PBX
3 3 (13.04%) HTTPS
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) DHCP
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Power BI
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (30.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (21.74%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Business Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Lync Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
1 1 (4.35%) CSS
1 1 (4.35%) Marionette.js
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
1 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (4.35%) WAP
1 1 (4.35%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Change Control
1 1 (4.35%) Change Management
1 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (4.35%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (4.35%) Migration
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (4.35%) Security Patching
1 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) QA
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) Polycom
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds