Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 28 February 2020 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)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 25 19
Rank change year-on-year +13 -6 -2
Contract jobs citing Office 365 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 5.63% 2.15% 1.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 36.36% 26.67% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Worcestershire median daily rate £500 £298 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.07% +48.75% +50.94%
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £370 £350
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £13.46 £13.10
% change year-on-year +18.85% +2.77% -14.80%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Worcestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 11 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 15.49% 8.06% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 3
Worcestershire median daily rate £456 £450 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.39% +125.00% -38.46%
10th Percentile £293 £317 £176
90th Percentile £619 £600 £250
West Midlands median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Worcestershire median hourly rate - £16.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £13.46 £13.50
% change year-on-year +159.98% -0.28% -15.63%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Worcestershire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Worcestershire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Worcestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Worcestershire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Worcestershire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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
Worcester +8 3 £500 +25.00% 4
Evesham - 1 - -
Office 365
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco