Period
to 22 February 2018

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 6 months to 22 February 2018 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
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 108 124
Rank change year-on-year +41 +16 +26
Contract jobs citing Office 365 142 82 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.07% 1.76% 1.47%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.03% 18.59% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 58 50
Yorkshire median daily rate £268 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.13% - +18.52%
10th Percentile £113 £263 £224
90th Percentile £529 £538 £565
England median daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year -4.11% -2.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.90% -18.31% -
10th Percentile £10.90 £10.15 £10.80
90th Percentile £21.23 £21.15 £106.88
England median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.69% +6.67% -3.23%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 709 441 376
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.31% 9.45% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 304 253
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.19% +12.00%
10th Percentile £227 £263 £307
90th Percentile £596 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.25 £15.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.74% -12.68% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.30 £10.80
90th Percentile £42.50 £33.50 £106.88
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.96
% change year-on-year +5.26% -4.80% -11.30%

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 6 months to 22 February 2018.

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 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
West Yorkshire +5 74 £270 -36.47% 32
North Yorkshire +24 41 £175 -58.82% 15
South Yorkshire +18 24 £350 - 17
East Yorkshire - 7 - - 2
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 72 (50.70%) Windows
2 58 (40.85%) Active Directory
3 56 (39.44%) Microsoft
4 42 (29.58%) ITIL
5 37 (26.06%) SCCM
5 37 (26.06%) Windows 10
6 35 (24.65%) Migration
7 32 (22.54%) Windows 7
8 21 (14.79%) SharePoint
8 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (13.38%) Microsoft Office
10 16 (11.27%) MS Exchange
11 13 (9.15%) VMware
11 13 (9.15%) Windows Server
12 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (7.75%) Apple
13 11 (7.75%) Driving Licence
14 10 (7.04%) Skype
15 9 (6.34%) Windows XP
15 9 (6.34%) SQL
15 9 (6.34%) Android
16 8 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
16 8 (5.63%) SaaS
16 8 (5.63%) PaaS
16 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2
16 8 (5.63%) Cisco
17 7 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
17 7 (4.93%) Citrix

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 21 (14.79%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.27%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (3.52%) Skype for Business
5 3 (2.11%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (13.38%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.63%) PaaS
2 8 (5.63%) SaaS
3 5 (3.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.82%) IaaS
4 4 (2.82%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.41%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.41%) Yammer
6 1 (0.70%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.04%) Skype
2 6 (4.23%) Intranet
3 5 (3.52%) LAN
3 5 (3.52%) WAN
4 4 (2.82%) DNS
4 4 (2.82%) Firewall
4 4 (2.82%) VPN
5 3 (2.11%) VLAN
5 3 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.41%) DHCP
6 2 (1.41%) Internet
7 1 (0.70%) 3G
7 1 (0.70%) 4G
7 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.70%) MPLS
7 1 (0.70%) Network Security
7 1 (0.70%) SAN
7 1 (0.70%) SSL
7 1 (0.70%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Power View
3 4 (2.82%) Power BI
3 4 (2.82%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.70%) DTS
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) JIRA
1 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (4.23%) Finance
2 2 (1.41%) German Language
2 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.41%) Retail
2 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.70%) Banking
3 1 (0.70%) Legal
3 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (28.17%) Analyst
2 24 (16.90%) 2nd Line Support
3 18 (12.68%) Support Analyst
4 16 (11.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Consultant
5 15 (10.56%) Service Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 12 (8.45%) Active Directory Analyst
6 12 (8.45%) Architect
7 11 (7.75%) Office 365 Trainer
7 11 (7.75%) Trainer
8 10 (7.04%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 10 (7.04%) Desktop Support
8 10 (7.04%) Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Windows Support Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (5.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Active Directory Support
10 8 (5.63%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.11%) Web Services
2 2 (1.41%) .NET
2 2 (1.41%) WAP
3 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.70%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.70%) CSS
3 1 (0.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Driving Licence
2 4 (2.82%) Clustering
2 4 (2.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.41%) CCTV
3 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.70%) BYOD
4 1 (0.70%) CMDB
4 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.70%) NHS
4 1 (0.70%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 72 (50.70%) Windows
2 37 (26.06%) Windows 10
3 32 (22.54%) Windows 7
4 13 (9.15%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.34%) Android
5 9 (6.34%) Windows XP
6 6 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.52%) Linux
7 5 (3.52%) Windows 8
8 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.41%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.41%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.70%) VMS
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (29.58%) ITIL
2 35 (24.65%) Migration
3 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2
6 6 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (4.23%) Email Migration
6 6 (4.23%) Project Management
6 6 (4.23%) Service Delivery
7 5 (3.52%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (2.82%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (2.82%) Data Modelling
8 4 (2.82%) Data Protection
8 4 (2.82%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.11%) Information Security
9 3 (2.11%) IT Strategy
9 3 (2.11%) SDLC
9 3 (2.11%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (1.41%) Break/Fix
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.34%) SQL
2 4 (2.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (0.70%) C#
3 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.23%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.23%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.52%) MCSE
4 4 (2.82%) CISM
4 4 (2.82%) CISSP
5 3 (2.11%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 3 (2.11%) CCNA
5 3 (2.11%) CCSP
5 3 (2.11%) GIAC
5 3 (2.11%) MCSA
6 2 (1.41%) MCITP
6 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.70%) CCDP
7 1 (0.70%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.70%) Degree
7 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) GDPR
1 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (1.41%) PMO
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 58 (40.85%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.41%) vSphere
4 1 (0.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 37 (26.06%) SCCM
2 6 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.41%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (1.41%) SCOM
4 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.15%) VMware
3 11 (7.75%) Apple
4 8 (5.63%) Cisco
5 7 (4.93%) Citrix
6 6 (4.23%) Symantec
7 3 (2.11%) Lotus
8 2 (1.41%) Avaya
8 2 (1.41%) Extreme Networks
8 2 (1.41%) HP
8 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.41%) Sophos
8 2 (1.41%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.70%) Dell
9 1 (0.70%) IronPort
9 1 (0.70%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.70%) MobileIron
9 1 (0.70%) Proofpoint
9 1 (0.70%) SAP