Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 34 84
Rank change year-on-year -25 +50 +60
Contract jobs citing Office 365 160 176 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 4.15% 4.97% 2.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.68% 34.51% 22.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 108 44
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £246 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +72.59% -38.44% -
10th Percentile £165 £127 £245
90th Percentile £606 £441 £575
South East median daily rate £380 £337 £350
% change year-on-year +12.84% -3.79% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
Hampshire median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -78.90% +527.88%
10th Percentile £10.28 £8.81 £15.41
90th Percentile £17.50 £19.00 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year +4.92% -10.29% +13.33%

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 813 510 425
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 21.10% 14.39% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 287 274
Hampshire median daily rate £475 £385 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.38% -18.09% +11.24%
10th Percentile £357 £150 £313
90th Percentile £600 £538 £613
South East median daily rate £473 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 8
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.38 £13.00 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +164.42% -76.15% +156.47%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.81 £15.41
90th Percentile £71.58 £41.50 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +6 47 £430 +93.26% 4
Southampton -32 24 £375 +27.66% 7
Farnborough -10 11 £200 +4.71% 8
Gosport - 11 £625 -
Portsmouth -25 9 £150 -64.71% 3
Basingstoke 0 7 £450 +118.18% 3
Havant -8 6 £444 +27.70% 3
Hook 0 2 £410 -25.45% 1
Aldershot -2 2 £306 +53.13%
Fareham -12 2 £230 -14.81% 4
Petersfield -2 1 £175 +29.63%
Fleet - 1 - - 1
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 94 (58.75%) Windows
2 73 (45.63%) Microsoft
3 67 (41.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (39.38%) Windows 10
5 54 (33.75%) SharePoint
6 53 (33.13%) Windows Server
7 48 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 45 (28.13%) Migration
9 43 (26.88%) Microsoft Office
10 40 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
12 29 (18.13%) Skype
13 26 (16.25%) Azure Active Directory
13 26 (16.25%) Skype for Business
14 25 (15.63%) NetScaler
14 25 (15.63%) jQuery
15 24 (15.00%) SCCM
16 23 (14.38%) Firewall
17 22 (13.75%) Dell
17 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
18 21 (13.13%) XenDesktop
19 20 (12.50%) VMware
20 18 (11.25%) Citrix
20 18 (11.25%) HTML
20 18 (11.25%) Hyper-V
20 18 (11.25%) Security Cleared
21 17 (10.63%) ITIL
21 17 (10.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 16 (10.00%) SaaS
23 15 (9.38%) SC Cleared

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 54 (33.75%) SharePoint
2 26 (16.25%) Skype for Business
3 8 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (4.38%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 43 (26.88%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (8.13%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (4.38%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.63%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 67 (41.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (16.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 16 (10.00%) SaaS
4 14 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (8.75%) IaaS
4 14 (8.75%) PaaS
5 12 (7.50%) Boomi
6 11 (6.88%) Yammer
7 7 (4.38%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (18.13%) Skype
2 25 (15.63%) NetScaler
3 23 (14.38%) Firewall
4 9 (5.63%) DNS
5 7 (4.38%) DHCP
5 7 (4.38%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (4.38%) iSCSI
5 7 (4.38%) SAN
5 7 (4.38%) VLAN
6 4 (2.50%) Internet
7 3 (1.88%) Intranet
7 3 (1.88%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.25%) SMTP
8 2 (1.25%) VoIP
9 1 (0.63%) ADSL
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco IPT
9 1 (0.63%) LAN
9 1 (0.63%) Network Security
9 1 (0.63%) VPN
9 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.88%) Power BI
2 6 (3.75%) Spotfire
3 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.25%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.63%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.63%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.63%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.63%) MSI
General
1 11 (6.88%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.13%) Publishing
3 3 (1.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.25%) Finance
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
5 1 (0.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (15.00%) Consultant
2 19 (11.88%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.63%) Developer
3 17 (10.63%) SharePoint Developer
4 16 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (9.38%) Designer
5 15 (9.38%) Solutions Designer
6 13 (8.13%) Analyst
7 11 (6.88%) ArcSight Consultant
8 9 (5.63%) CyberArk Consultant
8 9 (5.63%) SIEM Consultant
8 9 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 8 (5.00%) Senior Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Architect
10 7 (4.38%) IT Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) IT Support
10 7 (4.38%) SharePoint Analyst
10 7 (4.38%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.63%) jQuery
2 18 (11.25%) HTML
3 9 (5.63%) CSS
4 6 (3.75%) SAML
5 2 (1.25%) .NET
5 2 (1.25%) Web Services
6 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.63%) JSON
6 1 (0.63%) WCF
6 1 (0.63%) XML
6 1 (0.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (5.63%) PKI
3 8 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 8 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 7 (4.38%) Clustering
5 6 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.13%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.50%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.88%) Life Science
9 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.25%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.63%) CMDB
10 1 (0.63%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.63%) User Experience
10 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 94 (58.75%) Windows
2 63 (39.38%) Windows 10
3 53 (33.13%) Windows Server
4 22 (13.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (6.88%) Windows 7
6 7 (4.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.13%) Migration
2 17 (10.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (10.63%) ITIL
3 14 (8.75%) PRINCE2
4 13 (8.13%) CRM
4 13 (8.13%) TOGAF
5 12 (7.50%) Business Transformation
5 12 (7.50%) Content Management
5 12 (7.50%) Project Planning
5 12 (7.50%) Use Case
6 11 (6.88%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (6.88%) ERP
6 11 (6.88%) Mentoring
6 11 (6.88%) Programme Governance
6 11 (6.88%) SIEM
6 11 (6.88%) Technical Leadership
7 10 (6.25%) Information Security
8 9 (5.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (5.63%) High Availability
8 9 (5.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.63%) C#
3 5 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.13%) SQL
4 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.63%) VB
4 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (11.25%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (5.00%) CCA
5 8 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (5.00%) MCSE
6 2 (1.25%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.63%) Degree
7 1 (0.63%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) PMO
2 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 48 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (13.13%) XenDesktop
3 18 (11.25%) Hyper-V
4 13 (8.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 13 (8.13%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (8.13%) XenServer
5 12 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (5.00%) XenApp
7 7 (4.38%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.88%) vSphere
9 2 (1.25%) Xen
10 1 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 24 (15.00%) SCCM
3 7 (4.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (1.25%) SCOM
4 2 (1.25%) vRealize
4 2 (1.25%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.63%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (45.63%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.75%) Dell
3 20 (12.50%) VMware
4 18 (11.25%) Citrix
5 12 (7.50%) ForgeRock
5 12 (7.50%) SAP
5 12 (7.50%) Sitecore
6 11 (6.88%) ArcSight
6 11 (6.88%) CyberArk
7 5 (3.13%) Cisco
8 4 (2.50%) Remedy
9 2 (1.25%) EMC
9 2 (1.25%) HP
10 1 (0.63%) Apple
10 1 (0.63%) Ivanti
10 1 (0.63%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.63%) Nintex
10 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.63%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.63%) Siebel