Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 77 132
Rank change year-on-year +43 +55 +18
Contract jobs citing Office 365 177 92 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.04% 2.55% 1.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.10% 20.40% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 40 32
Hampshire median daily rate £255 £420 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.29% +15.86% -8.23%
10th Percentile £128 £274 £256
90th Percentile £450 £588 £521
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £9.47 £54.50 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.62% +527.88% -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 519 451 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.78% 12.51% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 297 104
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +15.15% +8.20%
10th Percentile £150 £318 £313
90th Percentile £550 £625 £554
South East median daily rate £448 £450 £423
% change year-on-year -0.56% +6.51% +4.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 11
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £54.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.15% +21.11% +309.09%
10th Percentile £8.81 £15.41 £8.68
90th Percentile £41.50 £59.31 £60.00
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.06 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.21% +3.39% +29.41%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Southampton +33 44 £300 -36.84% 13
Winchester +23 24 £220 -12.00% 4
Basingstoke - 15 £213 - 1
Portsmouth +4 8 £425 -26.09%
Fareham +7 7 £208 -50.60% 6
Petersfield - 7 £135 - 1
Andover +10 6 £300 +9.09%
Havant -14 6 £348 -22.78%
Hook +6 5 £550 +100.00%
Farnborough -1 4 £172 -57.00% 2
Bordon - 2 £145 -
Eastleigh - 2 £313 - 1
Aldershot - 1 £200 - 2
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 92 (51.98%) Windows
2 84 (47.46%) Active Directory
3 76 (42.94%) Microsoft
4 56 (31.64%) SharePoint
5 47 (26.55%) MS Exchange
6 41 (23.16%) Migration
7 38 (21.47%) Microsoft Azure
8 36 (20.34%) Windows 10
9 35 (19.77%) Windows Server
10 34 (19.21%) PowerShell
11 32 (18.08%) Skype
12 29 (16.38%) Skype for Business
13 27 (15.25%) Hyper-V
13 27 (15.25%) VMware
14 24 (13.56%) ITIL
14 24 (13.56%) Security Cleared
15 23 (12.99%) SC Cleared
16 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Office
17 21 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
20 17 (9.60%) OneDrive
21 16 (9.04%) Management Information System
21 16 (9.04%) Azure Active Directory
22 14 (7.91%) Windows 7
22 14 (7.91%) SCCM
22 14 (7.91%) Citrix
23 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
23 13 (7.34%) Windows XP
23 13 (7.34%) MCSE

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 56 (31.64%) SharePoint
2 47 (26.55%) MS Exchange
3 29 (16.38%) Skype for Business
4 21 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.26%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.56%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.56%) Kentico
9 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (21.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (9.60%) OneDrive
3 16 (9.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.26%) Yammer
5 3 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.56%) G Suite
7 1 (0.56%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 32 (18.08%) Skype
2 8 (4.52%) IP Telephony
2 8 (4.52%) VoIP
3 7 (3.95%) Firewall
4 5 (2.82%) Internet
4 5 (2.82%) LAN
4 5 (2.82%) SAN
5 4 (2.26%) DHCP
5 4 (2.26%) DNS
5 4 (2.26%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.26%) Unified Communications
5 4 (2.26%) WAN
6 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.69%) VPN
7 2 (1.13%) 4G
7 2 (1.13%) Intranet
7 2 (1.13%) NAS
7 2 (1.13%) SMS
7 2 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (0.56%) JIRA
General
1 12 (6.78%) Finance
2 9 (5.08%) Retail
3 7 (3.95%) Advertising
4 2 (1.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.56%) Local Government
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (14.12%) Analyst
2 24 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 21 (11.86%) Administrator
4 17 (9.60%) SharePoint Administrator
4 17 (9.60%) Support Engineer
5 16 (9.04%) Consultant
6 15 (8.47%) Office 365 Engineer
7 12 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (6.78%) Service Analyst
7 12 (6.78%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (5.65%) 1st Line Support
8 10 (5.65%) Developer
8 10 (5.65%) Support Analyst
9 9 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 9 (5.08%) Messaging Consultant
9 9 (5.08%) Project Manager
10 8 (4.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (4.52%) IT Support
10 8 (4.52%) Technical Support
11 7 (3.95%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.82%) WAP
2 2 (1.13%) jQuery
3 1 (0.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.04%) Management Information System
2 6 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.82%) Data Centre
3 5 (2.82%) e-Learning
4 4 (2.26%) Virtual Team
5 3 (1.69%) Clustering
6 2 (1.13%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.13%) BYOD
6 2 (1.13%) PDA
6 2 (1.13%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.56%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.56%) Freedom of Information Act
7 1 (0.56%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.56%) Social Media
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
7 1 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 92 (51.98%) Windows
2 36 (20.34%) Windows 10
3 35 (19.77%) Windows Server
4 14 (7.91%) Windows 7
5 13 (7.34%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (3.39%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.69%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.13%) Android
10 2 (1.13%) Linux
11 1 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.16%) Migration
2 24 (13.56%) ITIL
3 13 (7.34%) Incident Management
3 13 (7.34%) Service Management
4 11 (6.21%) Change Management
5 6 (3.39%) ERP
5 6 (3.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (2.26%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (2.26%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (2.26%) Content Management
6 4 (2.26%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (2.26%) Data Migration
6 4 (2.26%) Operations Management
6 4 (2.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (2.26%) Server Virtualisation
6 4 (2.26%) Software License Management
6 4 (2.26%) Software Licensing
6 4 (2.26%) Virtual Environments
7 3 (1.69%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (1.69%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 34 (19.21%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.95%) SQL
3 2 (1.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.56%) C
4 1 (0.56%) Java
4 1 (0.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (13.56%) Security Cleared
2 23 (12.99%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.34%) MCSE
3 13 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.82%) MCSA
5 4 (2.26%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.13%) CCNA
7 2 (1.13%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 84 (47.46%) Active Directory
2 27 (15.25%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.08%) vSphere
5 4 (2.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (1.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.56%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.56%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 14 (7.91%) SCCM
2 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.13%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 76 (42.94%) Microsoft
2 27 (15.25%) VMware
3 14 (7.91%) Citrix
4 10 (5.65%) Cisco
5 8 (4.52%) Avaya
5 8 (4.52%) HP
6 7 (3.95%) NetApp
7 6 (3.39%) Polycom
8 5 (2.82%) BMC
8 5 (2.82%) Oracle
8 5 (2.82%) Remedy
9 4 (2.26%) Dell
10 3 (1.69%) McAfee
10 3 (1.69%) Veeam
11 2 (1.13%) CheckPoint
11 2 (1.13%) EMC
11 2 (1.13%) Google
11 2 (1.13%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.13%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.13%) Symantec