The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 28 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)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 89 124
Rank change year-on-year -7 +35  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 27 52 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.32% 1.86% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.75% 18.51% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 49 12
Median daily rate £225 £555 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.45% +48.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £262 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £1,000 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £325
% change year-on-year -7.89% +16.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 144 281 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 7.06% 10.03% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 393 238
Median daily rate £450 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £340 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £1,000 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £395
% change year-on-year - +13.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.96% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +70.58% -33.33%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Yorkshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Yorkshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire +7 16 £325 -51.85% 10
North Yorkshire +2 6 £168 -81.38% 1
South Yorkshire -1 2 - - 5
East Yorkshire -3 1 - - 1
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 46 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 34 (41.46%) Windows
3 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
4 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (17.07%) Project Management
7 12 (14.63%) ITIL
7 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
7 12 (14.63%) Skype
7 12 (14.63%) Windows 10
7 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
8 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
8 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
8 11 (13.41%) Skype for Business
8 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (12.20%) Firewall
9 10 (12.20%) SCCM
9 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (10.98%) LAN
11 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
11 8 (9.76%) Information Security
11 8 (9.76%) PCI DSS
12 7 (8.54%) Migration
12 7 (8.54%) Polycom
12 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (8.54%) VMware
12 7 (8.54%) Manufacturing
12 7 (8.54%) PBX
13 6 (7.32%) WAN

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.41%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.66%) IIS
4 2 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.22%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.22%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 26 (31.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.66%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
3 2 (2.44%) Yammer
4 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.22%) PaaS
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Skype
2 10 (12.20%) Firewall
3 9 (10.98%) LAN
4 7 (8.54%) PBX
5 6 (7.32%) WAN
6 5 (6.10%) VPN
7 4 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.44%) Network Security
8 2 (2.44%) SAN
8 2 (2.44%) SSL
9 1 (1.22%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (1.22%) DHCP
9 1 (1.22%) DNS
9 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.22%) SMS
9 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.22%) Power BI
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.22%) Ant
2 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.22%) Hudson
2 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Maven
2 1 (1.22%) Subversion
2 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (8.54%) Manufacturing
2 5 (6.10%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (21.95%) Support Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Project Manager
3 9 (10.98%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (10.98%) Consultant
4 8 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (9.76%) Analyst
4 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (9.76%) Office 365 Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (7.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (6.10%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Architect
8 4 (4.88%) Database Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) .NET
1 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (2.44%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.44%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.46%) Windows
2 12 (14.63%) Windows 10
2 12 (14.63%) Windows Server
3 11 (13.41%) Windows 7
4 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.44%) VMS
8 1 (1.22%) Linux
8 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.51%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (17.07%) Project Management
3 12 (14.63%) ITIL
4 8 (9.76%) Information Security
5 7 (8.54%) Migration
6 6 (7.32%) Supplier Management
7 5 (6.10%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
7 5 (6.10%) Programme Management
8 4 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.88%) Data Analysis
9 3 (3.66%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.66%) DevOps
10 2 (2.44%) ISMS
10 2 (2.44%) Line Management
10 2 (2.44%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.44%) People Management
10 2 (2.44%) Software Licensing
10 2 (2.44%) Test Scripting
10 2 (2.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.66%) SQL
3 1 (1.22%) Python
3 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.32%) DBS Check
3 4 (4.88%) MCSE
3 4 (4.88%) PCI QSA
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) CISA
5 2 (2.44%) CISM
5 2 (2.44%) MCP
6 1 (1.22%) CCNA
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.22%) HNC
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) GDPR
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.44%) PMO
4 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.22%) Docker
3 1 (1.22%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
2 5 (6.10%) SCOM
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.22%) Ansible
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco CME
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Polycom
2 7 (8.54%) VMware
3 6 (7.32%) Citrix
4 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.44%) Cisco
5 2 (2.44%) McAfee
5 2 (2.44%) Palo Alto
5 2 (2.44%) Sophos
6 1 (1.22%) Apple
6 1 (1.22%) Dell
6 1 (1.22%) Forcepoint
6 1 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.22%) Lotus
6 1 (1.22%) Sage
6 1 (1.22%) Splunk
6 1 (1.22%) Veeam
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