Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 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 365 (O365)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 54 98
Rank change year-on-year +3 +44 +27
Contract jobs citing Office 365 166 126 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.41% 3.51% 1.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.68% 29.58% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 75 57
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £336 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -20.94% +14.09%
10th Percentile £135 £125 £233
90th Percentile £488 £484 £1,000
South East median daily rate £362 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -3.52% -6.25% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £56.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.92% -67.49% +555.59%
10th Percentile £10.10 £16.85 £26.88
90th Percentile £19.07 £19.75 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.12% -17.50% +21.21%

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 701 426 364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 18.62% 11.86% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 279 259
Hampshire median daily rate £460 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £313 £269 £311
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 9
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.00 £36.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.90% -23.16% +258.49%
10th Percentile £10.16 £14.40 £36.20
90th Percentile £28.88 £43.75 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +15.15% -18.52% -5.81%

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 18 August 2018.

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
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 18 August 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
Winchester +25 61 £420 +12.00% 3
Southampton -27 14 £338 +8.87% 4
Farnborough -12 13 £250 +19.05% 1
Basingstoke +13 9 £210 +61.54% 3
Portsmouth -7 8 £325 -27.78% 2
Hook +5 4 £410 +28.13% 1
Eastleigh 0 3 £363 +65.00% 2
Petersfield - 3 £250 -
Havant -4 2 £413 +26.92% 1
Fareham 0 1 £375 +36.36% 5
Wallington 0 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -
Fleet - 1 - - 1
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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.

1 110 (66.27%) Windows
2 86 (51.81%) Microsoft
3 74 (44.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 71 (42.77%) Windows Server
5 70 (42.17%) Active Directory
6 66 (39.76%) Windows 10
7 61 (36.75%) SharePoint
8 55 (33.13%) Microsoft Office
9 53 (31.93%) PowerShell
10 52 (31.33%) Migration
11 37 (22.29%) SCCM
11 37 (22.29%) Microsoft Intune
12 36 (21.69%) Azure Active Directory
13 33 (19.88%) Skype
13 33 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 33 (19.88%) Hyper-V
13 33 (19.88%) VMware
14 32 (19.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 31 (18.67%) XenDesktop
16 29 (17.47%) Citrix
16 29 (17.47%) Skype for Business
16 29 (17.47%) jQuery
17 26 (15.66%) NetScaler
18 23 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (13.86%) Firewall
19 22 (13.25%) Microsoft App-V
19 22 (13.25%) Dell
20 21 (12.65%) ITIL
21 19 (11.45%) PRINCE2
22 17 (10.24%) XenServer

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 61 (36.75%) SharePoint
2 29 (17.47%) Skype for Business
3 14 (8.43%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.81%) IIS
7 3 (1.81%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 55 (33.13%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (6.63%) InfoPath
3 10 (6.02%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (44.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (21.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 17 (10.24%) Yammer
4 13 (7.83%) IaaS
4 13 (7.83%) SaaS
5 12 (7.23%) PaaS
6 10 (6.02%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (5.42%) Boomi
8 3 (1.81%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.81%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 33 (19.88%) Skype
2 26 (15.66%) NetScaler
3 23 (13.86%) Firewall
4 14 (8.43%) DNS
5 12 (7.23%) DHCP
5 12 (7.23%) SAN
6 11 (6.63%) Fibre Channel
6 11 (6.63%) iSCSI
6 11 (6.63%) VLAN
7 2 (1.20%) SMTP
8 1 (0.60%) ADSL
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
8 1 (0.60%) Internet
8 1 (0.60%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.60%) LAN
8 1 (0.60%) NAS
8 1 (0.60%) VoIP
8 1 (0.60%) VPN
8 1 (0.60%) WAN
8 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.63%) Power BI
2 6 (3.61%) Spotfire
3 5 (3.01%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.20%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (5.42%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.81%) Marketing
2 3 (1.81%) Publishing
2 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.20%) Finance
3 2 (1.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (18.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (16.87%) Project Manager
3 18 (10.84%) Consultant
4 12 (7.23%) Developer
4 12 (7.23%) SharePoint Developer
5 11 (6.63%) Analyst
5 11 (6.63%) Designer
5 11 (6.63%) Solutions Designer
5 11 (6.63%) Support Analyst
6 10 (6.02%) Architect
6 10 (6.02%) IT Manager
6 10 (6.02%) IT Project Manager
6 10 (6.02%) SharePoint Support
7 9 (5.42%) Technical Manager
7 9 (5.42%) Technical Project Manager
8 8 (4.82%) Desktop Support
8 8 (4.82%) IT Engineer
8 8 (4.82%) Office 365 Manager
8 8 (4.82%) Trainer
8 8 (4.82%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (17.47%) jQuery
2 15 (9.04%) HTML
3 14 (8.43%) CSS
4 5 (3.01%) REST
5 3 (1.81%) XML
5 3 (1.81%) XSLT
6 2 (1.20%) .NET
7 1 (0.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.04%) PKI
2 11 (6.63%) Clustering
2 11 (6.63%) Fat Client
2 11 (6.63%) Thin Client
3 10 (6.02%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (5.42%) Life Science
5 6 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.61%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.41%) BYOD
6 4 (2.41%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.81%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 110 (66.27%) Windows
2 71 (42.77%) Windows Server
3 66 (39.76%) Windows 10
4 33 (19.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.63%) Windows 7
6 6 (3.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.81%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (1.81%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.20%) AIX
10 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (31.33%) Migration
2 32 (19.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 21 (12.65%) ITIL
4 19 (11.45%) PRINCE2
5 14 (8.43%) Workflow
6 13 (7.83%) High Availability
7 11 (6.63%) Application Packaging
7 11 (6.63%) Business Transformation
7 11 (6.63%) Change Management
7 11 (6.63%) CRM
7 11 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 11 (6.63%) Operations Management
7 11 (6.63%) Software License Management
8 10 (6.02%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (6.02%) Mentoring
8 10 (6.02%) Project Planning
8 10 (6.02%) TOGAF
9 9 (5.42%) Programme Governance
10 8 (4.82%) Content Management
10 8 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (31.93%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.82%) C#
3 3 (1.81%) C
3 3 (1.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (9.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 15 (9.04%) SC Cleared
1 15 (9.04%) Security Cleared
2 11 (6.63%) CCA
2 11 (6.63%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.41%) MCSE
5 3 (1.81%) Degree
5 3 (1.81%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.81%) PMP
6 2 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.60%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.41%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (42.17%) Active Directory
2 33 (19.88%) Hyper-V
3 31 (18.67%) XenDesktop
4 23 (13.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (13.25%) Microsoft App-V
6 17 (10.24%) VMware ESXi
6 17 (10.24%) XenServer
7 11 (6.63%) DFS Replication
7 11 (6.63%) XenApp
8 7 (4.22%) vSphere
9 2 (1.20%) Xen
10 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 37 (22.29%) Microsoft Intune
1 37 (22.29%) SCCM
2 12 (7.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (2.41%) vRealize
4 3 (1.81%) SCOM
5 2 (1.20%) AirWatch
5 2 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.20%) WSUS
5 2 (1.20%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 86 (51.81%) Microsoft
2 33 (19.88%) VMware
3 29 (17.47%) Citrix
4 22 (13.25%) Dell
5 10 (6.02%) SAP
5 10 (6.02%) Sitecore
6 9 (5.42%) ForgeRock
7 4 (2.41%) HP
8 3 (1.81%) Cisco
8 3 (1.81%) EMC
8 3 (1.81%) McAfee
9 2 (1.20%) Avaya
9 2 (1.20%) MobileIron
9 2 (1.20%) Nintex
9 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.20%) Remedy
10 1 (0.60%) Juniper
10 1 (0.60%) Polycom
10 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.60%) Sophos