The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 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)
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 65 39
Rank change year-on-year +15 -26  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 8 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.60% 1.91% 3.62%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.33% 38.89% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 10
Median daily rate £450 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +24.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £334 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.25
% change year-on-year +2.73% +2.45%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 49 36 24
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 9.78% 4.92% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 13
Median daily rate £450 £425 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +93.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £15.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year +75.75% -38.31%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in West Sussex

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in West Sussex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in West Sussex

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in West Sussex

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 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
Crawley 0 2 £264 -34.06% 2
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (38.46%) Migration
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) G Suite
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA
6 2 (15.38%) PaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
6 2 (15.38%) IaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
6 2 (15.38%) Line Management
6 2 (15.38%) User Experience
6 2 (15.38%) Boomi
6 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
6 2 (15.38%) iPaaS
6 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Ethnography
6 2 (15.38%) Concur
6 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) G Suite
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) Boomi
3 2 (15.38%) IaaS
3 2 (15.38%) iPaaS
3 2 (15.38%) PaaS
3 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) User Experience Researcher
3 2 (15.38%) User Researcher
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 3 (23.08%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (15.38%) Actionable Customer Insight
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Customer Insight
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Ethnography
3 2 (15.38%) Human Factors
3 2 (15.38%) IT Governance
3 2 (15.38%) IT Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Matrix Management
3 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Usability Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
1 2 (15.38%) MCITP
1 2 (15.38%) MCP
1 2 (15.38%) MCSA
1 2 (15.38%) MCSE
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Ariba
2 2 (15.38%) Concur
2 2 (15.38%) Dell
2 2 (15.38%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Kaseya
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec