The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office 365
Rank 106 105 113
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Contract jobs citing Office 365 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.38% 0.055% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.67% 1.61% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£313 - £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £8.68 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -69.41%
Office 365
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 62 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.59% 3.40% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 46 11
Average daily rate £375 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £8.68 - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke - 3 £400 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £150 -
Southampton - - - -
Havant - - - - 1
Office 365
South East

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365.

1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (72.22%) Windows
3 8 (44.44%) Internet
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
4 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
5 5 (27.78%) Avaya
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 4 (22.22%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) XenApp
7 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 2 (11.11%) Firewall
8 2 (11.11%) Lync
8 2 (11.11%) F5
8 2 (11.11%) SAN
8 2 (11.11%) NetApp
8 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 2 (11.11%) Cisco
8 2 (11.11%) MS Office
8 2 (11.11%) VB
8 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (11.11%) PowerShell

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Office 365 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Office 365. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.11%) Lync
4 1 (5.56%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Junior
1 6 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 6 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 3 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Online Security
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) VB
1 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCITP
1 1 (5.56%) MCSE
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Avaya
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (11.11%) F5
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) Huawei
5 1 (5.56%) EMC