Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 104 125
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 +34
Contract jobs citing Office 365 97 83 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.02% 1.96% 1.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.90% 22.55% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 46 51
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -8.06% +18.32%
10th Percentile £138 £213 £208
90th Percentile £507 £538 £575
England median daily rate £363 £388 £380
% change year-on-year -6.45% +1.97% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.64% -1.61% -
10th Percentile £13.05 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £24.90 £28.50 £89.50
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +18.64% -1.67% -14.29%

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 752 368 437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.63% 8.69% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 241 322
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £312 £263 £308
90th Percentile £575 £575 £606
England median daily rate £484 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +5.22% +2.22% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% -1.61% -
10th Percentile £14.25 £10.50 £10.60
90th Percentile £35.25 £28.50 £89.50
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.96 £20.25
% change year-on-year +5.49% -6.37% -10.00%

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 21 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 May 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 -18 53 £350 -17.65% 29
North Yorkshire +7 21 £224 -22.84% 12
South Yorkshire 0 21 £448 +27.86% 4
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 46 (47.42%) Windows
2 44 (45.36%) Microsoft
3 29 (29.90%) Active Directory
4 22 (22.68%) SharePoint
5 20 (20.62%) Migration
5 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (18.56%) Windows 7
7 17 (17.53%) SCCM
8 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Office
8 16 (16.49%) Windows 10
9 14 (14.43%) Windows Server
10 13 (13.40%) ITIL
11 11 (11.34%) VMware
11 11 (11.34%) SQL
12 9 (9.28%) Citrix
12 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (8.25%) Service Management
13 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.25%) MS Exchange
13 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (8.25%) Skype for Business
13 8 (8.25%) Skype
14 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
14 7 (7.22%) Windows 8
14 7 (7.22%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (7.22%) CRM
14 7 (7.22%) VPN
14 7 (7.22%) Web Services
14 7 (7.22%) SLA
14 7 (7.22%) Finance

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 22 (22.68%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.25%) Skype for Business
3 6 (6.19%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.03%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.03%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.19%) IaaS
2 6 (6.19%) SaaS
3 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (5.15%) OneDrive
4 4 (4.12%) PaaS
5 3 (3.09%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (2.06%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.03%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Skype
2 7 (7.22%) VPN
3 5 (5.15%) WAN
4 4 (4.12%) Network Security
4 4 (4.12%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (3.09%) Internet
5 3 (3.09%) LAN
5 3 (3.09%) SAN
6 2 (2.06%) Firewall
6 2 (2.06%) Intranet
6 2 (2.06%) VoIP
7 1 (1.03%) DHCP
7 1 (1.03%) DNS
7 1 (1.03%) IPsec
7 1 (1.03%) MPLS
7 1 (1.03%) SMS
7 1 (1.03%) SSL
7 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Power View
2 4 (4.12%) Power BI
2 4 (4.12%) PowerPivot
3 2 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.06%) DTS
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.03%) JIRA
1 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (7.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.06%) Legal
3 2 (2.06%) Marketing
3 2 (2.06%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (1.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (17.53%) Architect
2 15 (15.46%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (13.40%) Analyst
4 12 (12.37%) Desktop Support
4 12 (12.37%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.28%) Developer
6 7 (7.22%) Support Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (6.19%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (6.19%) Consultant
7 6 (6.19%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.15%) 1st Line Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Active Directory Support
8 5 (5.15%) Deskside Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Information Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.22%) Web Services
2 2 (2.06%) .NET
3 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.03%) 802.1X
3 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.03%) CSS
3 1 (1.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.09%) iPad
2 3 (3.09%) iPhone
2 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.09%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.06%) CCTV
3 2 (2.06%) Clustering
3 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.06%) Replication
3 2 (2.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.03%) NHS
4 1 (1.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (47.42%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Windows 7
3 16 (16.49%) Windows 10
4 14 (14.43%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.22%) Windows 8
6 6 (6.19%) Android
6 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (5.15%) Linux
8 4 (4.12%) Mac OS
8 4 (4.12%) Mac OS X
9 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.03%) HPUX
11 1 (1.03%) Unix
11 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.62%) Migration
2 13 (13.40%) ITIL
3 9 (9.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (8.25%) Service Management
5 7 (7.22%) CRM
6 6 (6.19%) Change Management
6 6 (6.19%) IT Strategy
6 6 (6.19%) Project Management
7 5 (5.15%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.12%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (4.12%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.12%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (3.09%) Data Migration
9 3 (3.09%) SDLC
9 3 (3.09%) SFIA
9 3 (3.09%) Strategic Management
9 3 (3.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.34%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.03%) C#
4 1 (1.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 3 (3.09%) A+ Certification
3 3 (3.09%) CCSP
3 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.09%) CISM
3 3 (3.09%) CISSP
3 3 (3.09%) GIAC
3 3 (3.09%) MCSE
4 2 (2.06%) MCSA
4 2 (2.06%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
2 4 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.09%) GDPR
3 3 (3.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 2 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (1.03%) ISO 9001
5 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.03%) PMO
System Software
1 29 (29.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.06%) vSphere
3 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.03%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.03%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (17.53%) SCCM
2 4 (4.12%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (3.09%) SCOM
4 2 (2.06%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.03%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.03%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (45.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.34%) VMware
3 9 (9.28%) Citrix
4 5 (5.15%) Apple
4 5 (5.15%) Cisco
4 5 (5.15%) Sitecore
5 3 (3.09%) HP
5 3 (3.09%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.06%) SAP
6 2 (2.06%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.03%) Dell
7 1 (1.03%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (1.03%) Lotus
7 1 (1.03%) Meraki
7 1 (1.03%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.03%) NetApp
7 1 (1.03%) QNAP
7 1 (1.03%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (1.03%) Synology