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 June 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 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 88 91
Rank change year-on-year +20 +3  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 42 26 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.33% 1.32% 1.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.22% 22.41% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 26
Median daily rate £350 £900 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.11% +153.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £306 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £1,000 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £325
% change year-on-year -7.89% +16.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £8.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +95.85%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

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 189 116 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 10.50% 5.87% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 186 117
Median daily rate £432 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.70% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £322 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £1,000 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £393
% change year-on-year - +14.64%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 6
Median hourly rate £36.50 £47.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.15% +322.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £22.05 £9.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £48.75 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +70.58% -29.16%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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 June 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
Portsmouth -6 5 £465 -48.33% 1
Farnborough - 4 £298 - 2
Southampton +8 3 £375 +42.85% 1
Fareham -1 3 £425 - 2
Hook - 3 £320 -
Winchester - 2 - -
Basingstoke -18 1 £130 -58.40% 2
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 49 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 33 (31.13%) SharePoint
3 28 (26.42%) Windows
4 24 (22.64%) Active Directory
5 21 (19.81%) Migration
5 21 (19.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (16.98%) MS Exchange
6 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Office
7 17 (16.04%) Skype for Business
8 15 (14.15%) Business Analysis
8 15 (14.15%) VMware
8 15 (14.15%) Windows Server
9 14 (13.21%) Skype
9 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (11.32%) SQL
11 12 (11.32%) PowerShell
11 12 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (10.38%) Intranet
12 11 (10.38%) Project Management
13 10 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (9.43%) SCOM
13 10 (9.43%) Records Management
14 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
15 8 (7.55%) ITIL
15 8 (7.55%) Change Management
15 8 (7.55%) EDRMS
15 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (7.55%) 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 33 (31.13%) SharePoint
2 18 (16.98%) MS Exchange
3 17 (16.04%) Skype for Business
4 12 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (7.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (4.72%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (3.77%) IIS
8 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.83%) IBM Domino
8 3 (2.83%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.94%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (16.98%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.94%) SAP cProjects
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (19.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.89%) IaaS
4 2 (1.89%) Yammer
5 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.94%) PaaS
5 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.21%) Skype
2 11 (10.38%) Intranet
3 7 (6.60%) Firewall
4 6 (5.66%) WAN
5 4 (3.77%) Extranet
5 4 (3.77%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.83%) Wireless
7 2 (1.89%) HTTP
7 2 (1.89%) SSL
7 2 (1.89%) VPN
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.94%) DHCP
8 1 (0.94%) DNS
8 1 (0.94%) NAS
8 1 (0.94%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.94%) PSTN
8 1 (0.94%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) EDRMS
3 6 (5.66%) Big Data
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (7.55%) Retail
2 4 (3.77%) Advertising
2 4 (3.77%) Publishing
3 2 (1.89%) Electronics
3 2 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.94%) Marketing
4 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Analyst
2 22 (20.75%) Business Analyst
3 12 (11.32%) Project Manager
4 10 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (9.43%) Consultant
5 9 (8.49%) Office 365 Manager
6 8 (7.55%) SharePoint Analyst
7 6 (5.66%) Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Messaging Support
7 6 (5.66%) Monitoring Specialist
7 6 (5.66%) Office 365 Consultant
7 6 (5.66%) SharePoint Business Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Office 365 Specialist
9 4 (3.77%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.77%) Office 365 Engineer
9 4 (3.77%) SharePoint Specialist
10 3 (2.83%) Business Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) Developer
10 3 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.83%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.60%) .NET
2 6 (5.66%) XML
3 5 (4.72%) jQuery
4 4 (3.77%) CSS
4 4 (3.77%) XSLT
5 3 (2.83%) REST
5 3 (2.83%) SAML
5 3 (2.83%) Web Services
6 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (0.94%) SOAP
7 1 (0.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (5.66%) Virtual Team
2 4 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.83%) PKI
3 3 (2.83%) Replication
3 3 (2.83%) User Experience
4 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.89%) Clustering
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.94%) CMDB
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.94%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.94%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Windows
2 15 (14.15%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (6.60%) Windows 10
5 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.89%) Android
7 2 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) Migration
2 15 (14.15%) Business Analysis
3 13 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (10.38%) Project Management
5 10 (9.43%) Records Management
6 8 (7.55%) Change Management
6 8 (7.55%) DevOps
6 8 (7.55%) ITIL
7 7 (6.60%) Content Management
7 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (5.66%) Business Change Management
8 6 (5.66%) Identity Management
8 6 (5.66%) Information Architecture
8 6 (5.66%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.66%) Process Improvement
9 5 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.72%) High Availability
9 5 (4.72%) Supplier Management
10 4 (3.77%) Service Management
10 4 (3.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.32%) PowerShell
1 12 (11.32%) SQL
2 6 (5.66%) C#
3 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.94%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.55%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.60%) MCSE
5 3 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.83%) Degree
5 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.89%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.94%) MCITP
7 1 (0.94%) MCSA
7 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.94%) PMO
1 1 (0.94%) QA
1 1 (0.94%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (22.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.83%) vSphere
4 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.89%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.89%) XenServer
5 1 (0.94%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.94%) Docker
5 1 (0.94%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.94%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) SCOM
2 3 (2.83%) SCCM
3 2 (1.89%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.94%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.94%) PowerCLI
4 1 (0.94%) Puppet
4 1 (0.94%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (46.23%) Microsoft
2 15 (14.15%) VMware
3 6 (5.66%) Citrix
4 4 (3.77%) Google
4 4 (3.77%) Nintex
5 3 (2.83%) Cisco
5 3 (2.83%) HP
5 3 (2.83%) Lotus
5 3 (2.83%) Polycom
5 3 (2.83%) Remedy
6 2 (1.89%) CA
6 2 (1.89%) Capita
6 2 (1.89%) Peregrine
6 2 (1.89%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.89%) Sophos
6 2 (1.89%) Spiceworks
7 1 (0.94%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.94%) CommVault
7 1 (0.94%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.94%) Palo Alto