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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 66 63 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 -13  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 14 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.41% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.87% 25.00% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Median daily rate £290 £280 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -41.05%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year -7.93% -1.56%  

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 83 16 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.26% 2.30% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 8 10
Median daily rate £410 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -12.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £200 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.60 -
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 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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 11 £290 +14.85% 7
Sunderland +3 1 £125 - 1
Office 365
North East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 30 (61.22%) SharePoint
2 24 (48.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
4 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
5 17 (34.69%) Skype for Business
6 16 (32.65%) Skype
6 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
6 16 (32.65%) Intranet
6 16 (32.65%) MS Office
7 15 (30.61%) Windows
7 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
8 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
10 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (22.45%) Workflow
12 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (20.41%) DNS
12 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (16.33%) Migration
14 8 (16.33%) Office Communications Server
14 8 (16.33%) DHCP
14 8 (16.33%) MCSE
14 8 (16.33%) Android
14 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
15 7 (14.29%) Visualisation
15 7 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
15 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS

Office 365
Top Related 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 30 (61.22%) SharePoint
2 24 (48.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 17 (34.69%) Skype for Business
4 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
6 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (24.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (16.33%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.08%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.65%) Intranet
1 16 (32.65%) Skype
2 10 (20.41%) DNS
3 8 (16.33%) DHCP
4 2 (4.08%) Firewall
5 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.04%) SMTP
5 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (10.20%) Publishing
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Administrator
1 14 (28.57%) SharePoint Administrator
2 12 (24.49%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) SharePoint Developer
3 10 (20.41%) Messaging Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Consultant
5 8 (16.33%) Messaging Support
6 7 (14.29%) Messaging Consultant
7 6 (12.24%) Support Consultant
8 4 (8.16%) Customer Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Customer Support Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Database Engineer
9 3 (6.12%) Office 365 Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Collaboration Engineer
10 2 (4.08%) Messaging Support Engineer
11 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
11 1 (2.04%) 3rd Line Server Support
11 1 (2.04%) Cloud Architect
11 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.04%) COM
1 1 (2.04%) CSS
1 1 (2.04%) CSS3
1 1 (2.04%) HTML
1 1 (2.04%) HTML5
1 1 (2.04%) jQuery
1 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Windows
1 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.33%) Android
4 7 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Workflow
2 8 (16.33%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 5 (10.20%) Information Management
5 3 (6.12%) Content Management
5 3 (6.12%) ITIL
6 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.08%) Dependency Management
6 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.04%) Document Management
7 1 (2.04%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (16.33%) MCSE
5 4 (8.16%) DBS Check
6 3 (6.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.08%) Degree
8 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
8 1 (2.04%) MCSA
8 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
2 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 16 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.04%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Trend Micro
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco
3 1 (2.04%) VMware
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