Period
to 20 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 November 2019 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 52 49
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3 -19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 178 176 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.19% 4.69% 3.88%
As % of the Applications category 50.86% 59.86% 41.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 89 65
Hampshire median daily rate £299 £400 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.31% +66.67% -21.63%
10th Percentile £149 £147 £113
90th Percentile £475 £505 £437
South East median daily rate £300 £275 £275
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -5.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 25
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.13 £13.70 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.14% +5.38% -33.11%
10th Percentile £9.76 £9.93 £10.16
90th Percentile £25.12 £18.75 £20.07
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £13.02
% change year-on-year +17.86% +7.57% -13.23%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 350 294 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 10.20% 7.83% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 168 193
Hampshire median daily rate £342 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.80% +29.31% -8.88%
10th Percentile £153 £154 £133
90th Percentile £488 £500 £450
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £349
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.45% +9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 37 36
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £13.51
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.65% -32.46%
10th Percentile £11.53 £10.00 £10.40
90th Percentile £36.05 £28.33 £23.63
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% -3.23% -8.82%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Hampshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Hampshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Hampshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Hampshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Hampshire

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2019. 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
Basingstoke -3 32 £281 -33.82% 10
Portsmouth +26 29 £335 -15.62% 3
Southampton +8 23 £363 +137.70% 14
Fareham +14 13 £180 +44.00% 8
Hook +10 12 £305 -0.41%
Havant +8 12 £188 -54.55% 2
Winchester -11 12 £410 -4.65% 2
Farnborough -17 10 £411 +26.54% 4
Aldershot -6 4 £100 -58.33% 3
Gosport - 4 £330 -
Andover +5 3 £210 - 2
Yateley - 1 - -
Romsey - 1 - -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 118 (66.29%) Microsoft
2 92 (51.69%) Windows
3 59 (33.15%) Active Directory
4 56 (31.46%) Microsoft Excel
5 44 (24.72%) Windows 10
6 36 (20.22%) Security Cleared
6 36 (20.22%) Windows 7
7 31 (17.42%) Windows Server
8 29 (16.29%) Office 365
8 29 (16.29%) Project Management
9 24 (13.48%) Microsoft Project
10 23 (12.92%) Cisco
10 23 (12.92%) SC Cleared
11 22 (12.36%) HP
12 21 (11.80%) Citrix
12 21 (11.80%) SharePoint
12 21 (11.80%) PRINCE2
13 20 (11.24%) ITIL
13 20 (11.24%) Finance
13 20 (11.24%) PMO
14 19 (10.67%) Telecoms
14 19 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 19 (10.67%) SCCM
15 18 (10.11%) MS Visio
15 18 (10.11%) Configuration Management
16 17 (9.55%) Migration
16 17 (9.55%) VMware
17 16 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
18 15 (8.43%) Azure
19 14 (7.87%) Public Sector

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (11.80%) SharePoint
2 13 (7.30%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.93%) Skype for Business
4 6 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (3.37%) IBM Notes
5 5 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.56%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
8 1 (0.56%) Live Communications Server
8 1 (0.56%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.56%) nginx
8 1 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 56 (31.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (13.48%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (10.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (10.11%) MS Visio
5 7 (3.93%) Acrobat
5 7 (3.93%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.37%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.56%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.29%) Office 365
2 15 (8.43%) Azure
3 9 (5.06%) SaaS
4 8 (4.49%) IaaS
4 8 (4.49%) PaaS
5 6 (3.37%) Power Platform
6 4 (2.25%) PowerApps
7 3 (1.69%) Azure Stack
8 2 (1.12%) Boomi
8 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Flow
8 2 (1.12%) ShareGate
9 1 (0.56%) AWS
9 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.30%) Firewall
1 13 (7.30%) LAN
1 13 (7.30%) SAN
2 11 (6.18%) NetScaler
2 11 (6.18%) Wireless
3 10 (5.62%) WAN
4 9 (5.06%) Skype
5 8 (4.49%) Ethernet
5 8 (4.49%) Internet
5 8 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (3.93%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (3.93%) VPN
7 6 (3.37%) Structured Cabling
7 6 (3.37%) WebEx
8 5 (2.81%) DWDM
8 5 (2.81%) SSL
9 4 (2.25%) TCP/IP
10 3 (1.69%) IP Telephony
10 3 (1.69%) Software-Defined Networking
10 3 (1.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.25%) MySQL
3 3 (1.69%) MariaDB
3 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.69%) Power BI
4 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.56%) GIS
5 1 (0.56%) MS Access
5 1 (0.56%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.56%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.56%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 8 (4.49%) JIRA
2 3 (1.69%) Bugzilla
2 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (11.24%) Finance
2 19 (10.67%) Telecoms
3 14 (7.87%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.25%) French Language
4 4 (2.25%) German Language
4 4 (2.25%) Military
5 3 (1.69%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.12%) Local Government
6 2 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (19.10%) Analyst
2 25 (14.04%) Coordinator
3 16 (8.99%) Support Engineer
4 14 (7.87%) Desktop Support
5 13 (7.30%) Service Analyst
6 10 (5.62%) Designer
6 10 (5.62%) Project Coordinator
6 10 (5.62%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (5.06%) Architect
7 9 (5.06%) Support Analyst
8 8 (4.49%) Deployment Engineer
8 8 (4.49%) Infrastructure Designer
8 8 (4.49%) IT Support
8 8 (4.49%) Solutions Designer
8 8 (4.49%) Windows Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) 1st Line Support
9 7 (3.93%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) IT Engineer
9 7 (3.93%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.30%) Middleware
2 6 (3.37%) CSS
3 5 (2.81%) HTML
4 4 (2.25%) jQuery
5 3 (1.69%) Bulma
5 3 (1.69%) HTML5
5 3 (1.69%) React
5 3 (1.69%) Semantic UI
5 3 (1.69%) Vue.js
6 1 (0.56%) .NET
6 1 (0.56%) Ajax
6 1 (0.56%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.56%) ModSecurity
6 1 (0.56%) REST
6 1 (0.56%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.56%) SAPUI5
6 1 (0.56%) SOAP
6 1 (0.56%) WCF
6 1 (0.56%) Web Services
6 1 (0.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.74%) NHS
2 7 (3.93%) Data Centre
2 7 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.37%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.37%) Driving Licence
3 6 (3.37%) Management Information System
3 6 (3.37%) Smartphone
4 5 (2.81%) PDA
5 3 (1.69%) Fibre Optics
5 3 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.69%) PMI
5 3 (1.69%) Private Cloud
5 3 (1.69%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.12%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.12%) Life Science
6 2 (1.12%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.56%) Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 92 (51.69%) Windows
2 44 (24.72%) Windows 10
3 36 (20.22%) Windows 7
4 31 (17.42%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.06%) Linux
5 9 (5.06%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.49%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.81%) Windows 2000
8 5 (2.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.81%) Windows Vista
9 4 (2.25%) Android
10 3 (1.69%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.56%) pSOS
12 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.29%) Project Management
2 21 (11.80%) PRINCE2
3 20 (11.24%) ITIL
4 18 (10.11%) Configuration Management
5 17 (9.55%) Migration
6 16 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (7.30%) Change Management
7 13 (7.30%) Release Management
8 11 (6.18%) Incident Management
9 10 (5.62%) Project Delivery
10 8 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.49%) ITSM
10 8 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (3.93%) Change Control
12 6 (3.37%) Programme Management
12 6 (3.37%) Risk Management
12 6 (3.37%) Scrum
12 6 (3.37%) Service Management
13 5 (2.81%) Asset Management
13 5 (2.81%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.74%) SQL
2 9 (5.06%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.25%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.69%) PHP
4 3 (1.69%) Python
5 2 (1.12%) C#
5 2 (1.12%) Java
5 2 (1.12%) VB
6 1 (0.56%) C
6 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.92%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.49%) Degree
4 7 (3.93%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.37%) MCP
6 5 (2.81%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (2.81%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.25%) CCNA
8 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (1.69%) PMI Certification
8 3 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.12%) CCNP
9 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.56%) CCDP
10 1 (0.56%) HND
10 1 (0.56%) ISEB
10 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.24%) PMO
2 8 (4.49%) P3O
2 8 (4.49%) SLA
3 5 (2.81%) QA
4 4 (2.25%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.56%) JSP 440
System Software
1 59 (33.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.30%) XenDesktop
3 12 (6.74%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.06%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 9 (5.06%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (2.81%) vSphere
7 4 (2.25%) XenApp
8 3 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (1.69%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (10.67%) SCCM
2 10 (5.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (3.37%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (2.81%) ServiceCenter
4 5 (2.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.25%) WSUS
6 2 (1.12%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.12%) SCOM
7 1 (0.56%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.56%) Ansible
7 1 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.56%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.56%) Kibana
7 1 (0.56%) logstash
7 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (0.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 118 (66.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.92%) Cisco
3 22 (12.36%) HP
4 21 (11.80%) Citrix
5 17 (9.55%) VMware
6 14 (7.87%) IBM
6 14 (7.87%) Oracle
7 9 (5.06%) Apple
8 7 (3.93%) Adobe
8 7 (3.93%) Dell
8 7 (3.93%) Remedy
9 6 (3.37%) Google
9 6 (3.37%) Lotus
10 5 (2.81%) Bomgar
10 5 (2.81%) Meraki
10 5 (2.81%) Peregrine
11 3 (1.69%) Mitel
11 3 (1.69%) Proofpoint
11 3 (1.69%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.69%) Symantec