Period
to 22 March 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 22 March 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 44 77
Rank change year-on-year -1 +33 +49
Contract jobs citing Office 365 193 149 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 5.02% 4.08% 2.63%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.13% 28.01% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 84 50
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £328 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.95% -22.49% +20.71%
10th Percentile £143 £132 £262
90th Percentile £580 £525 £547
South East median daily rate £395 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +12.86% -12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -75.23% +527.88%
10th Percentile £11.23 £8.81 £20.75
90th Percentile £19.00 £21.89 £57.74
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.69%

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 872 532 471
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 22.70% 14.56% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 300 319
Hampshire median daily rate £474 £450 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.28% -3.74% +16.88%
10th Percentile £335 £212 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £625
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 5
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.14% -67.06% -
10th Percentile £11.80 £8.95 £21.83
90th Percentile £63.75 £38.32 £57.49
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.63 £15.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +10.83% -23.06%

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 22 March 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 22 March 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 22 March 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
Winchester +19 44 £430 +164.62%
Southampton -3 38 £383 +9.29% 2
Havant +10 12 £475 +36.69%
Farnborough -3 12 £200 -6.98%
Fareham -7 9 £145 -46.05% 1
Gosport - 9 £625 -
Basingstoke -3 8 £450 +69.81% 2
Portsmouth -22 7 £340 -20.00%
Aldershot -9 3 £400 +100.00%
Petersfield 0 1 £175 +29.63%
Wallington - 1 - -
Alton - 1 - -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 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.

1 122 (63.21%) Windows
2 102 (52.85%) Microsoft
3 97 (50.26%) Active Directory
4 92 (47.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 90 (46.63%) Windows 10
6 61 (31.61%) SharePoint
7 58 (30.05%) Windows Server
8 57 (29.53%) SCCM
9 53 (27.46%) Microsoft Intune
10 52 (26.94%) PowerShell
11 49 (25.39%) Azure Active Directory
12 45 (23.32%) VMware
13 40 (20.73%) Citrix
14 38 (19.69%) Migration
14 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
15 37 (19.17%) Hyper-V
15 37 (19.17%) ITIL
16 35 (18.13%) XenDesktop
16 35 (18.13%) Skype
16 35 (18.13%) Skype for Business
17 34 (17.62%) Microsoft App-V
18 31 (16.06%) Microsoft Office
18 31 (16.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 29 (15.03%) NetScaler
20 28 (14.51%) Dell
20 28 (14.51%) DNS
21 23 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
21 23 (11.92%) Application Packaging
22 22 (11.40%) SAN
23 21 (10.88%) Firewall

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 (31.61%) SharePoint
2 35 (18.13%) Skype for Business
3 13 (6.74%) MS Exchange
4 10 (5.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (16.06%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.04%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.52%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 92 (47.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (25.39%) Azure Active Directory
3 16 (8.29%) IaaS
4 14 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (7.25%) PaaS
5 11 (5.70%) Boomi
5 11 (5.70%) SaaS
5 11 (5.70%) Yammer
6 9 (4.66%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 35 (18.13%) Skype
2 29 (15.03%) NetScaler
3 28 (14.51%) DNS
4 22 (11.40%) SAN
5 21 (10.88%) Firewall
6 17 (8.81%) DHCP
7 16 (8.29%) VLAN
8 14 (7.25%) Fibre Channel
8 14 (7.25%) iSCSI
9 13 (6.74%) Internet
10 5 (2.59%) LAN
10 5 (2.59%) WAN
11 4 (2.07%) Intranet
11 4 (2.07%) SMTP
12 3 (1.55%) Network Security
13 2 (1.04%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.04%) VoIP
13 2 (1.04%) VPN
14 1 (0.52%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.63%) Data Lake
2 5 (2.59%) Power BI
3 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.55%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.52%) Big Data
4 1 (0.52%) GIS
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.52%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.04%) AdminStudio
2 2 (1.04%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.04%) MSI
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.18%) Finance
3 5 (2.59%) Billing
3 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.55%) Electronics
4 3 (1.55%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Publishing
5 1 (0.52%) French Language
5 1 (0.52%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (15.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (11.40%) Consultant
3 19 (9.84%) Analyst
3 19 (9.84%) Windows Engineer
4 15 (7.77%) Developer
4 15 (7.77%) SharePoint Developer
5 13 (6.74%) Architect
6 12 (6.22%) Support Analyst
7 11 (5.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) Designer
8 10 (5.18%) Solutions Designer
9 9 (4.66%) ArcSight Consultant
9 9 (4.66%) IT Analyst
9 9 (4.66%) IT Support
9 9 (4.66%) Office 365 Engineer
9 9 (4.66%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.66%) Support Engineer
10 8 (4.15%) Azure Architect
10 8 (4.15%) CyberArk Consultant
10 8 (4.15%) SIEM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.74%) jQuery
2 12 (6.22%) HTML
3 6 (3.11%) SAML
4 4 (2.07%) LDAP
5 3 (1.55%) CSS
5 3 (1.55%) WAP
5 3 (1.55%) Web Services
6 2 (1.04%) SailPoint
6 2 (1.04%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.52%) .NET
7 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.52%) JSON
7 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.84%) Fat Client
1 19 (9.84%) Thin Client
2 18 (9.33%) PKI
3 16 (8.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 15 (7.77%) Clustering
5 13 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.63%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.07%) User Experience
8 3 (1.55%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.55%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.55%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.04%) Life Science
9 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.52%) CMDB
10 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.52%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 122 (63.21%) Windows
2 90 (46.63%) Windows 10
3 58 (30.05%) Windows Server
4 38 (19.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (8.81%) Windows 7
6 8 (4.15%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.63%) Android
8 2 (1.04%) Linux
9 1 (0.52%) Unix
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.69%) Migration
2 37 (19.17%) ITIL
3 31 (16.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 23 (11.92%) Application Packaging
5 16 (8.29%) Change Management
5 16 (8.29%) High Availability
6 13 (6.74%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (6.22%) Operations Management
8 11 (5.70%) Business Transformation
8 11 (5.70%) Information Security
8 11 (5.70%) Network Architecture
9 10 (5.18%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (5.18%) Use Case
10 9 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (4.66%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (4.66%) SIEM
11 8 (4.15%) Content Development
11 8 (4.15%) CRM
11 8 (4.15%) Service Management
11 8 (4.15%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 52 (26.94%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.15%) SQL
3 4 (2.07%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.55%) C#
5 2 (1.04%) VBScript
6 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (6.22%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.66%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.15%) CCA
3 8 (4.15%) Citrix Certification
4 6 (3.11%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.59%) MCSE
6 2 (1.04%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.04%) ISEB
6 2 (1.04%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.52%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.52%) Degree
7 1 (0.52%) MCSA
7 1 (0.52%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) SLA
2 4 (2.07%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 97 (50.26%) Active Directory
2 37 (19.17%) Hyper-V
3 35 (18.13%) XenDesktop
4 34 (17.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 23 (11.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (10.88%) VMware ESXi
6 21 (10.88%) XenServer
7 20 (10.36%) XenApp
8 6 (3.11%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.55%) vSphere
9 3 (1.55%) Xen
10 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (29.53%) SCCM
2 53 (27.46%) Microsoft Intune
3 16 (8.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (1.55%) AirWatch
4 3 (1.55%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.04%) SCOM
5 2 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.52%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.52%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 102 (52.85%) Microsoft
2 45 (23.32%) VMware
3 40 (20.73%) Citrix
4 28 (14.51%) Dell
5 11 (5.70%) Cisco
6 9 (4.66%) ArcSight
6 9 (4.66%) CyberArk
6 9 (4.66%) McAfee
7 8 (4.15%) Proofpoint
7 8 (4.15%) SAP
8 6 (3.11%) ForgeRock
8 6 (3.11%) Sitecore
9 5 (2.59%) Zscaler
10 3 (1.55%) HP
10 3 (1.55%) Ivanti
10 3 (1.55%) Symantec
11 2 (1.04%) CommVault
11 2 (1.04%) Okta
11 2 (1.04%) Oracle
12 1 (0.52%) Meraki