Period
to 21 November 2018

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 6 months to 21 November 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 48 85
Rank change year-on-year -12 +37 +14
Contract jobs citing Office 365 28 44 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.03% 4.78% 3.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.44% 37.93% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 59
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £465 £355 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.99% +7.58% -5.71%
10th Percentile £181 £126 £275
90th Percentile £516 £626 £441
North East median daily rate £440 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +35.38% -1.52% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 - £28.00
10th Percentile £12.75 - £23.88
90th Percentile £14.25 - £28.50
North East median hourly rate £15.50 - £28.00

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 225 116 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 24.32% 12.61% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 97 177
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £404 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.39% +7.73% -14.29%
10th Percentile £303 £206 £291
90th Percentile £588 £638 £535
North East median daily rate £450 £402 £375
% change year-on-year +11.94% +7.20% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.50 - £28.00
10th Percentile £16.10 - £24.93
90th Percentile £45.30 - £55.25
North East median hourly rate £16.50 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -63.33% +60.71% -12.50%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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 6 months to 21 November 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 24 £465 +28.45% 5
Sunderland +2 3 - -
Gateshead -7 1 £135 -61.43% 1
Office 365
North East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 18 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 15 (53.57%) Skype
4 13 (46.43%) OneDrive
4 13 (46.43%) SCCM
5 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Microservices
7 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
8 3 (10.71%) TrustSec
8 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
8 3 (10.71%) Wireframes
8 3 (10.71%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (10.71%) 802.1X
8 3 (10.71%) Node.js
8 3 (10.71%) F5
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
8 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (10.71%) Sass
8 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
8 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
8 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch

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 (64.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (57.14%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
5 1 (3.57%) CMS
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) OneDrive
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) G Suite
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) Skype
2 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (10.71%) EIGRP
2 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (10.71%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) OSPF
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
2 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (21.43%) Deployment Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Support Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Django Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Python/Django Developer
6 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.14%) React Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Business Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) 802.1X
1 3 (10.71%) CSS
1 3 (10.71%) Django
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
1 3 (10.71%) jQuery
1 3 (10.71%) Node.js
1 3 (10.71%) Sass
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) React
2 1 (3.57%) Velocity
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.71%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.57%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (3.57%) iPad
2 1 (3.57%) iPhone
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Migration
2 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.29%) Microservices
3 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
3 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
3 3 (10.71%) Web Design
3 3 (10.71%) Wireframes
4 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.57%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (3.57%) API Development
5 1 (3.57%) Decision-Making
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (3.57%) Server Building
5 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Service Design
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) SFIA
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow
5 1 (3.57%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
1 3 (10.71%) Python
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) CCNP
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (7.14%) DBS Check
4 1 (3.57%) APMG
4 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) SCCM
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (10.71%) FortiGate
2 3 (10.71%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Cisco
2 3 (10.71%) F5
2 3 (10.71%) Fortinet
2 3 (10.71%) Palo Alto
2 3 (10.71%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.57%) Dell
3 1 (3.57%) Nintex