Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 July 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 365 (O365)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 51 64
Rank change year-on-year +18 +13 +55
Contract jobs citing Office 365 217 156 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.93% 4.08% 3.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.33% 21.79% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 94 69
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -11.76%
10th Percentile £150 £135 £198
90th Percentile £525 £484 £488
South East median daily rate £375 £355 £388
% change year-on-year +5.63% -8.39% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -18.92% -66.06%
10th Percentile £14.86 £10.11 £16.85
90th Percentile £33.50 £21.08 £19.75
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £18.43 £15.00
% change year-on-year +46.50% +22.87% -6.25%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 892 716 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 24.37% 18.70% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 463 287
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £460 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £288 £281
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £445
% change year-on-year - +1.18% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 6
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.25 £15.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.33% -46.90% -37.22%
10th Percentile £14.86 £11.55 £13.88
90th Percentile £53.75 £28.45 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.89 £15.00
% change year-on-year +85.28% +25.93% -23.51%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Hampshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Hampshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Hampshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Hampshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in Hampshire

Office 365
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 Office 365 within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Southampton +22 50 £356 +8.78% 17
Winchester +3 41 £423 +9.03% 6
Basingstoke +23 28 £175 -40.17% 6
Portsmouth -6 14 £375 +150.00% 5
Havant +19 12 £550 - 2
Fareham +10 12 £153 -59.33% 4
Farnborough -1 11 £220 -12.00% 12
Eastleigh 0 5 £325 -10.47% 1
Andover +10 3 £208 -30.83% 3
Hook -8 1 - -
Alton - 1 - -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 147 (67.74%) Windows
2 115 (53.00%) Windows 10
3 114 (52.53%) Microsoft
3 114 (52.53%) Active Directory
4 95 (43.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 69 (31.80%) SharePoint
5 69 (31.80%) VMware
6 65 (29.95%) SCCM
7 60 (27.65%) Windows Server
8 59 (27.19%) Citrix
9 50 (23.04%) Microsoft Intune
10 48 (22.12%) Hyper-V
11 47 (21.66%) Skype
11 47 (21.66%) Azure Active Directory
12 46 (21.20%) Skype for Business
13 38 (17.51%) XenDesktop
13 38 (17.51%) PowerShell
14 37 (17.05%) Firewall
15 36 (16.59%) ITIL
15 36 (16.59%) Migration
15 36 (16.59%) NetScaler
16 35 (16.13%) DNS
17 31 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
18 30 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 29 (13.36%) Windows Server 2008
19 29 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
20 28 (12.90%) IaaS
21 26 (11.98%) VMware ESXi
22 25 (11.52%) PaaS
23 24 (11.06%) MS Exchange

Office 365
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 69 (31.80%) SharePoint
2 46 (21.20%) Skype for Business
3 24 (11.06%) MS Exchange
4 10 (4.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (0.46%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.84%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 95 (43.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (21.66%) Azure Active Directory
3 28 (12.90%) IaaS
4 25 (11.52%) PaaS
5 19 (8.76%) Amazon AWS
6 15 (6.91%) SaaS
7 14 (6.45%) OneDrive
8 13 (5.99%) Azure Stack
8 13 (5.99%) Power Platform
9 12 (5.53%) PowerApps
10 9 (4.15%) Yammer
11 7 (3.23%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 6 (2.76%) Boomi
13 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Flow
14 2 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
14 2 (0.92%) ShareGate
15 1 (0.46%) Serverless
15 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 47 (21.66%) Skype
2 37 (17.05%) Firewall
3 36 (16.59%) NetScaler
4 35 (16.13%) DNS
5 23 (10.60%) DHCP
6 14 (6.45%) VLAN
7 13 (5.99%) Internet
7 13 (5.99%) VoIP
8 12 (5.53%) LAN
8 12 (5.53%) SAN
8 12 (5.53%) WAN
9 4 (1.84%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (1.84%) iSCSI
9 4 (1.84%) Network Security
9 4 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.84%) SMTP
10 3 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (1.38%) Intranet
10 3 (1.38%) MPLS
10 3 (1.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.23%) Data Lake
2 6 (2.76%) Power BI
3 4 (1.84%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.92%) GIS
4 2 (0.92%) Spotfire
5 1 (0.46%) MS Access
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 15 (6.91%) Finance
2 5 (2.30%) Billing
2 5 (2.30%) Manufacturing
2 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.84%) Electronics
3 4 (1.84%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.38%) Marketing
5 2 (0.92%) Publishing
6 1 (0.46%) Local Government
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (12.90%) Consultant
1 28 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (11.98%) Support Engineer
3 23 (10.60%) Architect
4 18 (8.29%) Designer
4 18 (8.29%) Windows Engineer
5 17 (7.83%) Office 365 Engineer
5 17 (7.83%) Solutions Designer
6 16 (7.37%) Analyst
7 11 (5.07%) Desktop Support
8 10 (4.61%) Azure Engineer
8 10 (4.61%) Infrastructure Designer
8 10 (4.61%) Technical Support
9 9 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (4.15%) Azure Architect
9 9 (4.15%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (3.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 8 (3.69%) Developer
10 8 (3.69%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (3.69%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.15%) Web Services
2 8 (3.69%) CSS
3 6 (2.76%) jQuery
4 5 (2.30%) HTML
5 4 (1.84%) LDAP
6 2 (0.92%) CAML
6 2 (0.92%) OAuth
6 2 (0.92%) OpenID
6 2 (0.92%) SailPoint
6 2 (0.92%) SAML
7 1 (0.46%) React
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.91%) Fat Client
1 15 (6.91%) Thin Client
2 13 (5.99%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.69%) Clustering
4 8 (3.69%) PKI
5 7 (3.23%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.76%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.76%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.30%) User Experience
8 4 (1.84%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.38%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.92%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.92%) Life Science
10 2 (0.92%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.46%) Replication
11 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 147 (67.74%) Windows
2 115 (53.00%) Windows 10
3 60 (27.65%) Windows Server
4 29 (13.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (8.29%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.07%) Android
7 9 (4.15%) Linux
8 6 (2.76%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.92%) Unix
11 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.46%) CentOS
12 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.59%) ITIL
1 36 (16.59%) Migration
2 30 (13.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 16 (7.37%) Application Packaging
4 12 (5.53%) Change Management
5 10 (4.61%) ITSM
6 9 (4.15%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (3.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (3.69%) CRM
7 8 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (3.69%) Service Delivery
7 8 (3.69%) TOGAF
8 7 (3.23%) Architecture Governance
8 7 (3.23%) Enterprise Architecture
8 7 (3.23%) High Availability
8 7 (3.23%) Network Architecture
8 7 (3.23%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (3.23%) Service Management
8 7 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (2.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.51%) PowerShell
2 9 (4.15%) SQL
3 6 (2.76%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.92%) C#
5 1 (0.46%) Korn
5 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (5.07%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (3.23%) MCP
3 6 (2.76%) CCA
3 6 (2.76%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.84%) MCSE
6 3 (1.38%) CCNA
6 3 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.92%) PMP
8 1 (0.46%) CCNP
8 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.46%) Degree
8 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.46%) MCSA
8 1 (0.46%) NVQ Level 3
8 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.84%) PMO
2 2 (0.92%) QA
2 2 (0.92%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) PMBOK
System Software
1 114 (52.53%) Active Directory
2 48 (22.12%) Hyper-V
3 38 (17.51%) XenDesktop
4 29 (13.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (11.98%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (10.14%) XenApp
7 20 (9.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 15 (6.91%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (3.69%) vSphere
10 5 (2.30%) DFS Replication
11 3 (1.38%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.38%) Xen
12 1 (0.46%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.46%) Samba
12 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 1 (0.46%) vCloud
12 1 (0.46%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 65 (29.95%) SCCM
2 50 (23.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (3.23%) SCOM
4 3 (1.38%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.38%) XenMobile
5 2 (0.92%) CASB
5 2 (0.92%) MIIS
5 2 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.46%) WMI
6 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (52.53%) Microsoft
2 69 (31.80%) VMware
3 59 (27.19%) Citrix
4 22 (10.14%) Cisco
5 20 (9.22%) Dell
6 14 (6.45%) Proofpoint
7 11 (5.07%) HP
8 10 (4.61%) Meraki
9 9 (4.15%) Zscaler
10 7 (3.23%) Apple
10 7 (3.23%) SAP
11 6 (2.76%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.30%) McAfee
12 5 (2.30%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.84%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.84%) ForgeRock
13 4 (1.84%) Sitecore
13 4 (1.84%) Symantec
14 3 (1.38%) Avaya
14 3 (1.38%) EMC