Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 48 31
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 201 130 224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.46% 3.75% 5.86%
As % of the Applications category 59.29% 38.58% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 66 132
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £253 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.51% -18.88% -6.74%
10th Percentile £135 £119 £130
90th Percentile £524 £441 £443
South East median daily rate £300 £275 £280
% change year-on-year +9.09% -1.79% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 35
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.95 £13.00 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.31% -33.11% +38.82%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.05 £11.78
90th Percentile £18.75 £25.12 £43.25
South East median hourly rate £13.83 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -1.25% - -

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 339 337 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 9.22% 9.72% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 210 242
Hampshire median daily rate £365 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.67% -7.69% -4.76%
10th Percentile £150 £135 £140
90th Percentile £503 £464 £493
South East median daily rate £375 £338 £320
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.47% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 51
Hampshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.75% -28.75% +33.33%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.14 £11.00
90th Percentile £19.90 £25.12 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £14.81 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.48% - +3.33%

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 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
Basingstoke +18 51 £400 +23.08% 2
Winchester +16 33 £420 +86.67% 1
Southampton -17 21 £190 +31.03% 7
Farnborough -6 18 £325 +91.18% 6
Portsmouth -21 14 £513 +28.13% 5
Havant -3 10 £394 - 2
Hook +16 9 £300 -
Fareham -2 5 £113 +7.14% 2
Ringwood +1 4 £155 +7.83%
Petersfield +3 2 £125 +31.58%
Aldershot - 2 £333 -
Andover -11 1 - - 3
Fleet - 1 £400 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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.

1 159 (79.10%) Microsoft
2 84 (41.79%) Windows
3 56 (27.86%) Active Directory
4 48 (23.88%) Office 365
5 44 (21.89%) SharePoint
6 42 (20.90%) Windows 10
6 42 (20.90%) Security Cleared
7 33 (16.42%) SC Cleared
8 32 (15.92%) Microsoft Excel
8 32 (15.92%) Migration
9 30 (14.93%) Microsoft Project
10 27 (13.43%) Finance
11 26 (12.94%) VMware
11 26 (12.94%) MS Visio
11 26 (12.94%) HP
11 26 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
11 26 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
12 25 (12.44%) Windows 7
12 25 (12.44%) PRINCE2
13 24 (11.94%) LAN
13 24 (11.94%) Project Management
14 23 (11.44%) Windows Server
15 21 (10.45%) PMO
15 21 (10.45%) jQuery
16 20 (9.95%) PowerShell
16 20 (9.95%) ITIL
16 20 (9.95%) SQL Server
17 19 (9.45%) Cisco
17 19 (9.45%) SCCM
18 18 (8.96%) Project Planning

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 44 (21.89%) SharePoint
2 16 (7.96%) IIS
3 13 (6.47%) MS Exchange
4 7 (3.48%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (3.48%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (3.48%) Skype for Business
5 4 (1.99%) Apache
5 4 (1.99%) LiveCycle
6 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.50%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 32 (15.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (14.93%) Microsoft Project
3 26 (12.94%) MS Visio
4 16 (7.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (3.48%) InfoPath
6 4 (1.99%) NUKE
6 4 (1.99%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.50%) EViews
Cloud Services
1 48 (23.88%) Office 365
2 26 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (4.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (1.49%) IaaS
5 3 (1.49%) PaaS
5 3 (1.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.94%) LAN
2 18 (8.96%) WAN
3 14 (6.97%) Internet
3 14 (6.97%) Wireshark
4 13 (6.47%) DNS
5 12 (5.97%) Firewall
5 12 (5.97%) OSPF
5 12 (5.97%) SSH
5 12 (5.97%) Wireless
6 11 (5.47%) IPsec
6 11 (5.47%) Multicast
6 11 (5.47%) SNMP
6 11 (5.47%) Telnet
6 11 (5.47%) VRRP
7 9 (4.48%) SAN
7 9 (4.48%) WLAN
8 7 (3.48%) Skype
9 6 (2.99%) VPN
10 5 (2.49%) DHCP
11 4 (1.99%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (9.95%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (3.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.48%) Oracle Database
4 7 (3.48%) Power BI
4 7 (3.48%) Spotfire
5 6 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.99%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.00%) MS Access
8 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.00%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.49%) MSI
1 5 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.99%) Android Studio
2 4 (1.99%) JIRA
3 3 (1.49%) Fiddler
3 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.00%) Selenium
4 2 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.50%) Toad
General
1 27 (13.43%) Finance
2 16 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.99%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.99%) Military
4 2 (1.00%) Electronics
4 2 (1.00%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Billing
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (15.92%) Analyst
2 24 (11.94%) Project Manager
3 15 (7.46%) Developer
4 14 (6.97%) IT Support
4 14 (6.97%) SharePoint Developer
4 14 (6.97%) Support Analyst
5 10 (4.98%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (4.98%) Architect
6 9 (4.48%) Senior Manager
6 9 (4.48%) Technical Engineer
7 8 (3.98%) IT Technician
7 8 (3.98%) Senior Project Manager
7 8 (3.98%) Support Engineer
7 8 (3.98%) Technical Manager
7 8 (3.98%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (3.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (3.48%) IT Manager
8 7 (3.48%) Service Desk Support
8 7 (3.48%) SharePoint Analyst
8 7 (3.48%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (10.45%) jQuery
2 15 (7.46%) .NET
3 14 (6.97%) HTML
4 9 (4.48%) .NET Framework
5 7 (3.48%) CSS
6 3 (1.49%) LDAP
7 2 (1.00%) Web Services
7 2 (1.00%) Web Services Management
8 1 (0.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.50%) COM
8 1 (0.50%) Middleware
8 1 (0.50%) Sensu
8 1 (0.50%) Velocity
8 1 (0.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.46%) Data Centre
3 12 (5.97%) Hybrid Cloud
4 10 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.98%) PKI
5 7 (3.48%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.48%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.49%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.99%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.49%) Life Science
8 3 (1.49%) NHS
8 3 (1.49%) Smart Meter
9 2 (1.00%) Clustering
9 2 (1.00%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.50%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.50%) Robotics
10 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 84 (41.79%) Windows
2 42 (20.90%) Windows 10
3 25 (12.44%) Windows 7
4 23 (11.44%) Windows Server
5 16 (7.96%) Linux
6 12 (5.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (5.47%) Unix
8 7 (3.48%) Android
9 3 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.49%) Solaris
10 2 (1.00%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.50%) AIX
11 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.92%) Migration
2 25 (12.44%) PRINCE2
3 24 (11.94%) Project Management
4 20 (9.95%) ITIL
5 18 (8.96%) Project Planning
6 17 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (7.96%) Programme Governance
8 15 (7.46%) Collaborative Working
9 14 (6.97%) Decision-Making
9 14 (6.97%) Mentoring
10 13 (6.47%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (5.97%) Business Transformation
12 11 (5.47%) Change Management
13 10 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
14 9 (4.48%) Network Management
14 9 (4.48%) Presales
15 7 (3.48%) Scrum
15 7 (3.48%) Software License Management
15 7 (3.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.95%) PowerShell
2 13 (6.47%) C#
3 10 (4.98%) SQL
4 4 (1.99%) C
4 4 (1.99%) MATLAB
4 4 (1.99%) VBScript
5 2 (1.00%) Java
5 2 (1.00%) VB
6 1 (0.50%) PHP
6 1 (0.50%) R
6 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (20.90%) Security Cleared
2 33 (16.42%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (5.97%) DV Cleared
5 11 (5.47%) HP MASE
6 6 (2.99%) Degree
7 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (1.99%) MCSE
8 4 (1.99%) PMP
9 3 (1.49%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.49%) ISTQB
10 2 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (1.00%) CCNP
10 2 (1.00%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.00%) HNC
10 2 (1.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (1.00%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.50%) CCDP
11 1 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.45%) PMO
2 10 (4.98%) QA
3 6 (2.99%) SLA
4 4 (1.99%) P3O
5 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.50%) FIPS 140-2
5 1 (0.50%) GDPR
5 1 (0.50%) JSP 440
System Software
1 56 (27.86%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
2 13 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.47%) FreeRADIUS
4 4 (1.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.99%) vSphere
5 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
5 3 (1.49%) XenServer
6 2 (1.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.50%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.50%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (9.45%) SCCM
2 14 (6.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (3.98%) SCOM
4 5 (2.49%) vCenter Server
5 4 (1.99%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.49%) WSUS
7 2 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.50%) collectd
8 1 (0.50%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.50%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.50%) Netcool
8 1 (0.50%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 159 (79.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (12.94%) HP
2 26 (12.94%) VMware
3 19 (9.45%) Cisco
4 18 (8.96%) Citrix
5 11 (5.47%) Brocade
5 11 (5.47%) Fortinet
5 11 (5.47%) ServiceNow
6 9 (4.48%) Aruba
6 9 (4.48%) Oracle
7 8 (3.98%) Adobe
8 7 (3.48%) EMC
8 7 (3.48%) Juniper
9 4 (1.99%) Autodesk
9 4 (1.99%) Huawei
9 4 (1.99%) McAfee
9 4 (1.99%) Remedy
9 4 (1.99%) Tableau
10 3 (1.49%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.49%) Trend Micro