The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 27 June 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.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 81 58
Rank change year-on-year +55 -23  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 21 39 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.48% 2.72% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 65.63% 48.15% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 0
Median daily rate £300 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £323
% change year-on-year -6.66% +16.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.80 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.33% +5.71%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 32 81 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 8.36% 5.65% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 59 15
Median daily rate £375 £490 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.46% +63.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Tyne and Wear

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +57 19 £290 -12.12% 4
Sunderland +4 1 £350 -
Gateshead +2 1 £350 -
Office 365
North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 23 (63.89%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 18 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 18 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 18 (50.00%) Skype
4 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) Migration
7 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
7 14 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
10 10 (27.78%) MCSE
10 10 (27.78%) DHCP
10 10 (27.78%) DNS
10 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
11 9 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (16.67%) SCCM
13 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
14 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
14 5 (13.89%) MCSA

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 18 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 18 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 18 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 18 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 17 (47.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
4 9 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (50.00%) Skype
2 10 (27.78%) DHCP
2 10 (27.78%) DNS
3 3 (8.33%) Intranet
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
4 1 (2.78%) SMS
4 1 (2.78%) SMTP
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
1 1 (2.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Messaging Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Messaging Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Messaging Support
3 5 (13.89%) Support Consultant
4 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) IT Support
6 1 (2.78%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Support Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 16 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 13 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 5 (13.89%) Android
7 5 (13.89%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Migration
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (13.89%) Visualisation
3 4 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (11.11%) Content Management
3 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 4 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) Document Management
4 1 (2.78%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (2.78%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.78%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.78%) Programme Management
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (63.89%) Security Cleared
2 19 (52.78%) SC Cleared
3 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (27.78%) MCSE
5 5 (13.89%) MCSA
6 3 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.78%) PMP
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.56%) PMO
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Trend Micro
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) AppSense
5 1 (2.78%) Cadence
5 1 (2.78%) Citrix
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