Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 60 55
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 +12
Contract jobs citing Office 365 34 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.05% 2.00% 1.83%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.92% 12.00% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 12
South Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £325 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.54% +66.67% -44.29%
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £358 £218
% change year-on-year -9.09% +64.37% -47.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £155.00 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1140.00% -43.18% -82.40%
10th Percentile £152.50 £9.80 £20.00
90th Percentile £157.50 £14.50 £24.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year - -16.42% +19.64%

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 201 150 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 23.93% 16.70% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 108 67
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £281 £289 £300
90th Percentile £575 £600 £645
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £155.00 £14.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1007.14% -36.36% -74.86%
10th Percentile £152.50 £10.10 £20.00
90th Percentile £157.50 £47.00 £24.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.75 £14.56 £22.00
% change year-on-year +1.30% -33.82% +41.94%

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 20 November 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
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 20 November 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 +4 19 £200 -41.82% 6
Barnsley - 8 £475 - 4
Office 365
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows 10
3 15 (44.12%) Migration
4 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
5 12 (35.29%) Azure
6 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
7 8 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (23.53%) Data Migration
7 8 (23.53%) Skype
8 7 (20.59%) Public Sector
9 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
9 6 (17.65%) Samsung
9 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (17.65%) Handset
10 5 (14.71%) Change Control
10 5 (14.71%) Logistics
11 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
11 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
11 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.76%) Firewall
11 4 (11.76%) H.323
11 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
11 4 (11.76%) ISDN
11 4 (11.76%) LAN
11 4 (11.76%) VoIP
11 4 (11.76%) WAN
11 4 (11.76%) Cisco

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 6 (17.65%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Azure
2 3 (8.82%) IaaS
2 3 (8.82%) PaaS
2 3 (8.82%) SaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.94%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (23.53%) Skype
1 8 (23.53%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (11.76%) Firewall
2 4 (11.76%) H.323
2 4 (11.76%) ISDN
2 4 (11.76%) LAN
2 4 (11.76%) VoIP
2 4 (11.76%) WAN
3 3 (8.82%) Internet
3 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.94%) Power BI
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (20.59%) Public Sector
2 3 (8.82%) Local Government
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
4 1 (2.94%) Czech Language
4 1 (2.94%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Desktop Support
2 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Deployment Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Desktop Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Deployment Project Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Network Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Office 365 Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Handset
2 3 (8.82%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Windows 10
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
4 4 (11.76%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) Data Migration
3 5 (14.71%) Change Control
3 5 (14.71%) Logistics
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
5 3 (8.82%) Change Management
5 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Information Security
5 3 (8.82%) ITIL
5 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
5 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.88%) Creative Thinking
6 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.88%) ITSM
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Task Automation
7 1 (2.94%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Samsung
3 4 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle