Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 14 9
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 +7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 40 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 5.93% 8.83% 10.28%
As % of the Applications category 44.94% 45.33% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 19
Basingstoke median daily rate £300 £275 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +57.14% +45.83%
10th Percentile £125 £155 £103
90th Percentile £446 £388 £360
Hampshire median daily rate £240 £309 £325
% change year-on-year -22.27% -5.00% +36.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 13
Basingstoke median hourly rate £11.50 £19.44 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.84% +2.29% +58.33%
10th Percentile £10.09 £10.13 £12.59
90th Percentile £14.63 £21.63 £33.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.44 £16.00
% change year-on-year -33.11% +21.47% +33.33%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 89 75 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 13.20% 19.48% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 44
Basingstoke median daily rate £270 £275 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +2.80% +84.48%
10th Percentile £141 £146 £131
90th Percentile £448 £438 £519
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £320 £325
% change year-on-year -9.38% -1.54% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 15
Basingstoke median hourly rate £11.50 £19.44 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.83% +2.29% +58.33%
10th Percentile £10.15 £10.69 £13.38
90th Percentile £18.65 £21.50 £32.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.51 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -32.46% +25.00% +28.82%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Basingstoke

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Basingstoke

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Basingstoke

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 16 (40.00%) Cisco
4 13 (32.50%) Migration
5 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
6 9 (22.50%) Project Management
6 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (22.50%) ITIL
6 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
7 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (17.50%) SDH
8 7 (17.50%) VoIP
8 7 (17.50%) WAN
8 7 (17.50%) Ethernet
8 7 (17.50%) Juniper
8 7 (17.50%) DWDM
8 7 (17.50%) Network Planning
8 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
9 5 (12.50%) VMware
9 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
9 5 (12.50%) SCCM
9 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
10 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (10.00%) Linux
10 4 (10.00%) EMC
10 4 (10.00%) Wireless
10 4 (10.00%) Finance

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.50%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) DWDM
1 7 (17.50%) Ethernet
1 7 (17.50%) SDH
1 7 (17.50%) VoIP
1 7 (17.50%) WAN
1 7 (17.50%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.00%) Wireless
3 3 (7.50%) VPN
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.50%) DHCP
5 1 (2.50%) DNS
5 1 (2.50%) Intranet
5 1 (2.50%) LAN
5 1 (2.50%) Skype
General
1 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Architect
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Support
3 5 (12.50%) Network Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (10.00%) Migration Architect
4 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Informatica Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) PC Rollout Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Telecoms Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Unix
4 3 (7.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) Migration
2 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 9 (22.50%) Project Management
3 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.50%) Network Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.50%) ETL
6 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps
7 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Service Management
7 2 (5.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.50%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.50%) Line Management
8 1 (2.50%) Resource Management
8 1 (2.50%) SAP Implementation
8 1 (2.50%) SDLC
8 1 (2.50%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.50%) Software License Management
8 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) DV Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.50%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.50%) Degree
5 1 (2.50%) ISEB
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) P3O
1 1 (2.50%) PMO
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Cisco
3 7 (17.50%) Juniper
4 5 (12.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) EMC
6 3 (7.50%) Informatica
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Adobe
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy
7 1 (2.50%) SAP
7 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds