Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 19 44
Rank change year-on-year +12 +25 +13
Contract jobs citing Office 365 30 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 14.93% 4.96% 2.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 46.88% 29.27% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 9 12
Warrington median daily rate £275 £325 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% -28.96% +52.50%
10th Percentile £120 £268 £101
90th Percentile £388 £723 £773
Cheshire median daily rate £318 £300 £420
% change year-on-year +5.83% -28.57% +29.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.73% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -65.00% - -

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 Warrington with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 64 41 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 31.84% 16.94% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 50
Warrington median daily rate £325 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.25% +18.89% -15.29%
10th Percentile £128 £280 £261
90th Percentile £598 £702 £676
Cheshire median daily rate £403 £406 £438
% change year-on-year -0.92% -7.14% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.92% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £65.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -70.38% +400.00% +4.00%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
7 7 (23.33%) Migration
7 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
8 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (20.00%) Skype
8 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (20.00%) LAN
8 6 (20.00%) WAN
8 6 (20.00%) DHCP
8 6 (20.00%) DNS
8 6 (20.00%) Firewall
9 5 (16.67%) VMware
9 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 5 (16.67%) VPN
10 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
10 4 (13.33%) WatchGuard
11 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (10.00%) SLA
11 3 (10.00%) ITIL
11 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012

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 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (3.33%) PaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DHCP
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
1 6 (20.00%) Firewall
1 6 (20.00%) LAN
1 6 (20.00%) Skype
1 6 (20.00%) WAN
2 5 (16.67%) VPN
3 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (10.00%) Network Security
5 2 (6.67%) DMZ
5 2 (6.67%) SMTP
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
6 1 (3.33%) WLAN
General
1 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Administrator
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Migration Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (3.33%) PKI
1 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (3.33%) Replication
1 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) CentOS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Decision-Making
4 2 (6.67%) Email Filtering
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) DevOps
5 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.33%) MobiControl
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) WatchGuard
4 3 (10.00%) Veeam
5 1 (3.33%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Mitel
5 1 (3.33%) SOTI
5 1 (3.33%) Zscaler