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 3 months to 29 March 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 365 (O365)
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 90 111
Rank change year-on-year +39 +21  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 64 35 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.42% 1.58% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 29.22% 18.13% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 5
Median daily rate £425 £325 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.76% +36.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £175 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £363 £350
% change year-on-year - +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £8.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £15.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year -11.29% -7.46%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 219 193 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 11.69% 8.71% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 146 44
Median daily rate £450 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £340 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £11.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +274.77%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.05% -13.35%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Office 365 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton +9 15 £400 +23.07% 6
Havant +7 12 £450 - 1
Fareham - 11 £420 - 4
Farnborough +2 1 - -
Portsmouth -7 1 £450 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.56%) SharePoint
3 27 (29.03%) Active Directory
4 26 (27.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (25.81%) Migration
6 23 (24.73%) Windows
7 20 (21.51%) Skype for Business
8 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
9 16 (17.20%) MS Exchange
9 16 (17.20%) MS Office
10 14 (15.05%) VMware
10 14 (15.05%) Skype
11 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
11 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (11.83%) Business Analysis
12 11 (11.83%) PowerShell
12 11 (11.83%) Project Management
13 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (10.75%) Citrix
13 10 (10.75%) Intranet
13 10 (10.75%) Retail
14 9 (9.68%) ITIL
14 9 (9.68%) Change Management
14 9 (9.68%) Windows 10
15 8 (8.60%) Firewall
15 8 (8.60%) EDRMS
15 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
15 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
16 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013

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 34 (36.56%) SharePoint
2 20 (21.51%) Skype for Business
3 16 (17.20%) MS Exchange
4 12 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (7.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.23%) IBM Domino
7 3 (3.23%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.08%) Anypoint
9 1 (1.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) SAP cProjects
1 1 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (27.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.30%) IaaS
4 3 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.23%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.15%) PaaS
6 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.05%) Skype
2 10 (10.75%) Intranet
3 8 (8.60%) Firewall
4 5 (5.38%) DHCP
4 5 (5.38%) DNS
5 4 (4.30%) Extranet
5 4 (4.30%) WAN
6 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.15%) HTTP
7 2 (2.15%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.15%) SSL
7 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
7 2 (2.15%) VPN
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.08%) MGCP
8 1 (1.08%) Q.931
8 1 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.08%) RTP
8 1 (1.08%) SCCP
8 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) EDRMS
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.23%) Big Data
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (10.75%) Retail
2 5 (5.38%) French Language
3 4 (4.30%) Publishing
4 2 (2.15%) Finance
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.08%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Analyst
2 17 (18.28%) Business Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Architect
4 11 (11.83%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.60%) Consultant
6 8 (8.60%) Office 365 Architect
6 8 (8.60%) SharePoint Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Office 365 Consultant
7 6 (6.45%) Office 365 Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Office 365 Specialist
7 6 (6.45%) SharePoint Business Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Azure Architect
10 3 (3.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) IT Support
10 3 (3.23%) Messaging Support
10 3 (3.23%) Office 365 Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.30%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) REST
2 3 (3.23%) SAML
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.08%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.08%) OAuth
4 1 (1.08%) OpenID
4 1 (1.08%) React
4 1 (1.08%) RFC 2833
4 1 (1.08%) SOAP
4 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Clustering
2 4 (4.30%) Replication
3 3 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (3.23%) PKI
3 3 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.15%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) CMDB
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.73%) Windows
2 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
3 9 (9.68%) Windows 10
4 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.15%) Android
7 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) Migration
2 11 (11.83%) Business Analysis
2 11 (11.83%) Project Management
3 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (9.68%) Change Management
4 9 (9.68%) ITIL
5 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.53%) Content Management
5 7 (7.53%) Records Management
5 7 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (6.45%) Identity Management
6 6 (6.45%) Information Architecture
7 4 (4.30%) DevOps
7 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.30%) Supplier Management
8 3 (3.23%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (3.23%) Network Architecture
8 3 (3.23%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.23%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.83%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.45%) SQL
3 2 (2.15%) C
3 2 (2.15%) C#
4 1 (1.08%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.08%) TypeScript
4 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.30%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.15%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) MCITP
6 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.08%) PMO
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (2.15%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.15%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.15%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.15%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.15%) XenServer
6 1 (1.08%) Docker
6 1 (1.08%) Terminal Server
6 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.53%) SCOM
2 5 (5.38%) SCCM
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (2.15%) Unicenter
6 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.08%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.08%) Puppet
6 1 (1.08%) WMI
Vendors
1 40 (43.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) VMware
3 10 (10.75%) Citrix
4 4 (4.30%) Cisco
4 4 (4.30%) Google
5 3 (3.23%) Lotus
5 3 (3.23%) Remedy
6 2 (2.15%) CA
6 2 (2.15%) Dell
6 2 (2.15%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) Peregrine
6 2 (2.15%) Polycom
6 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.15%) Sophos
6 2 (2.15%) Spiceworks
7 1 (1.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.08%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.08%) Oracle
7 1 (1.08%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.08%) Sonus
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