Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 15 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)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 13 39
Rank change year-on-year +8 +26 +16
Contract jobs citing Office 365 49 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 21.30% 8.06% 2.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 54.44% 51.16% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 10
Warrington median daily rate £325 £313 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -45.65% +91.67%
10th Percentile £148 £263 £100
90th Percentile £544 £718 £778
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £300 £425
% change year-on-year +8.33% -29.41% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 90 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 39.13% 15.75% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 39 36
Warrington median daily rate £350 £500 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +22.70% -14.21%
10th Percentile £207 £265 £238
90th Percentile £588 £675 £719
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -4.71% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 £66.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -77.44% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £66.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -73.68% +411.54% -60.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Warrington

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Warrington

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Warrington over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Warrington

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Warrington

For the 6 months to 15 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
3 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
4 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
7 14 (28.57%) Migration
8 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
9 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
10 10 (20.41%) DHCP
10 10 (20.41%) DNS
11 9 (18.37%) VPN
11 9 (18.37%) WAN
11 9 (18.37%) LAN
11 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
11 9 (18.37%) VMware
11 9 (18.37%) Firewall
11 9 (18.37%) Skype for Business
11 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
11 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.37%) Skype
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Intune
12 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
13 7 (14.29%) ITIL
14 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
15 5 (10.20%) Process Management
15 5 (10.20%) IaaS

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 11 (22.45%) MS Exchange
2 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (18.37%) Skype for Business
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.08%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.20%) IaaS
2 5 (10.20%) PaaS
3 3 (6.12%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.08%) SaaS
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DHCP
1 10 (20.41%) DNS
2 9 (18.37%) Firewall
2 9 (18.37%) LAN
2 9 (18.37%) Skype
2 9 (18.37%) VPN
2 9 (18.37%) WAN
3 8 (16.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.12%) DMZ
4 3 (6.12%) SMTP
5 2 (4.08%) Network Security
5 2 (4.08%) SAN
6 1 (2.04%) MPLS
6 1 (2.04%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
4 6 (12.24%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Service Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Azure Architect
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Migration Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Server Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) IT Technician
7 2 (4.08%) Migration Technician
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (4.08%) PKI
1 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
1 2 (4.08%) Replication
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.04%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 15 (30.61%) Windows Server
3 12 (24.49%) Windows 10
4 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) Linux
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.04%) Android
8 1 (2.04%) CentOS
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (28.57%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (10.20%) Process Management
5 4 (8.16%) Decision-Making
5 4 (8.16%) ITSM
5 4 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.12%) Change Management
6 3 (6.12%) Email Filtering
6 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (6.12%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) Trend Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) DevOps
8 1 (2.04%) Email Migration
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.04%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) SC Cleared
1 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) MCP
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) MCITP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.08%) DFS Replication
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.04%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.04%) MobiControl
3 1 (2.04%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 4 (8.16%) WatchGuard
4 3 (6.12%) Veeam
5 2 (4.08%) Lotus
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) IronPort
6 1 (2.04%) Mitel
6 1 (2.04%) SOTI
6 1 (2.04%) Zscaler