Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 116 119
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 +21
Contract jobs citing Office 365 67 57 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.23% 1.57% 1.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.27% 17.54% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 51 38
West Yorkshire median daily rate £221 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £113 £281 £210
90th Percentile £553 £1,000 £624
Yorkshire median daily rate £218 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -47.27% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -38.95% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% +16.67% -20.00%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 388 325 241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.94% 8.95% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 235 150
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £298
90th Percentile £607 £608 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -34.74% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.25 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +37.10% +29.17% -20.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 51 £218 -40.82% 9
Bradford +13 8 £388 -56.94% 3
Wakefield - 3 £300 - 1
Halifax - 2 £288 -
Pontefract - 2 £210 -
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Office 365
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
3 28 (41.79%) ITIL
4 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
4 21 (31.34%) Windows 10
5 17 (25.37%) SCCM
5 17 (25.37%) Windows 7
6 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (19.40%) Migration
8 10 (14.93%) VMware
9 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (13.43%) Apple
9 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
10 8 (11.94%) Android
10 8 (11.94%) Windows XP
11 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
12 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
12 5 (7.46%) Cisco
12 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
12 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
13 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
13 4 (5.97%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
13 4 (5.97%) Coaching
13 4 (5.97%) Project Management
13 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
13 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (5.97%) LAN

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 7 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.97%) LAN
1 4 (5.97%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (4.48%) DNS
2 3 (4.48%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) SAN
3 2 (2.99%) Skype
3 2 (2.99%) VPN
3 2 (2.99%) WAN
4 1 (1.49%) 4G
4 1 (1.49%) ADSL
4 1 (1.49%) DHCP
4 1 (1.49%) DKIM
4 1 (1.49%) DMARC
4 1 (1.49%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.49%) HSRP
4 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.49%) PBX
4 1 (1.49%) SSL
4 1 (1.49%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (2.99%) Finance
1 2 (2.99%) German Language
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (31.34%) Analyst
2 11 (16.42%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Service Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Office 365 Trainer
5 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Trainer
6 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support
6 4 (5.97%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Migration Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.97%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
2 3 (4.48%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Clustering
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) CMDB
4 1 (1.49%) Life Science
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Windows 10
3 17 (25.37%) Windows 7
4 9 (13.43%) Windows Server
5 8 (11.94%) Android
5 8 (11.94%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.99%) Linux
7 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) ITIL
2 13 (19.40%) Migration
3 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
4 4 (5.97%) Coaching
4 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.97%) Project Management
4 4 (5.97%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.48%) Email Migration
6 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.99%) Break/Fix
6 2 (2.99%) Information Security
6 2 (2.99%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.99%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (2.99%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.49%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.49%) Data Management
7 1 (1.49%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.48%) DBS Check
3 3 (4.48%) MCSA
3 3 (4.48%) MCSE
4 2 (2.99%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.49%) CCDP
5 1 (1.49%) CCIE
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.49%) CISM
5 1 (1.49%) CISSP
5 1 (1.49%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) GDPR
2 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (50.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.93%) VMware
3 9 (13.43%) Apple
4 5 (7.46%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) Citrix
6 3 (4.48%) Lotus
6 3 (4.48%) Symantec
7 2 (2.99%) Avaya
8 1 (1.49%) Dell
8 1 (1.49%) HP
8 1 (1.49%) IronPort
8 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow