The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 27 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 88 100
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 16 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.11% 1.56% 0.81%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.28% 16.58% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 24 11
Median daily rate £325 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.90% +57.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £323
% change year-on-year -6.66% +16.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £14.80 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.33% +5.71%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 83 193 104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 5.78% 9.41% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 144 77
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £612 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £390
% change year-on-year - +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £16.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +75.75% -36.53%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in West Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in West Yorkshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Leeds +10 11 £325 -41.44% 6
Wakefield - 2 - -
Bradford +1 1 - - 3
Office 365
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (40.00%) Windows
4 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
8 8 (17.78%) SCCM
9 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
9 7 (15.56%) Firewall
9 7 (15.56%) Project Management
9 7 (15.56%) ITIL
9 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
9 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
10 6 (13.33%) DBS Check
10 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (13.33%) LAN
10 6 (13.33%) Information Security
10 6 (13.33%) Finance
11 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
12 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
12 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
12 4 (8.89%) Citrix
12 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
12 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 4 (8.89%) PCI QSA
12 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
12 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) Skype for Business
3 3 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) Yammer
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.22%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Firewall
2 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 4 (8.89%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (8.89%) Skype
4 3 (6.67%) Network Security
4 3 (6.67%) SSL
4 3 (6.67%) WAN
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Ant
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Hudson
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) Subversion
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.11%) Consultant
2 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 5 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Database Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Information Security Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Information Security Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Information Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS Specialist
3 4 (8.89%) Security Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Security Specialist
4 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (40.00%) Windows
2 9 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.56%) Windows 10
3 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) VMS
7 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (15.56%) ITIL
2 7 (15.56%) Project Management
3 6 (13.33%) Information Security
4 5 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
6 3 (6.67%) DevOps
6 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Business Change Management
7 2 (4.44%) CRM
7 2 (4.44%) Line Management
7 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.44%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (4.44%) People Management
7 2 (4.44%) Scenario Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Scorecard
7 2 (4.44%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Python
2 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) DBS Check
2 4 (8.89%) PCI QSA
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) MCSE
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.44%) PMO
2 2 (4.44%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (2.22%) Ansible
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Citrix
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (2.22%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
4 1 (2.22%) Lotus
4 1 (2.22%) Sage
4 1 (2.22%) Splunk
4 1 (2.22%) Veeam
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