Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 July 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 42 51
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 +39
Contract jobs citing Office 365 44 52 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.80% 4.13% 2.66%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.34% 36.11% 25.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 20
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £415 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +59.62% -39.53%
10th Percentile £173 £105 £116
90th Percentile £479 £510 £638
East of England median daily rate £360 £425 £320
% change year-on-year -15.29% +32.81% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 - £15.50
10th Percentile £13.89 - £15.05
90th Percentile £56.25 - £15.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.23 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% +17.61% +24.00%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 197 144 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 12.56% 11.43% 10.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 85 65
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.36% -5.76%
10th Percentile £269 £145 £205
90th Percentile £566 £586 £583
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 4
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £30.75 - £15.50
10th Percentile £14.16 - £15.08
90th Percentile £56.25 - £15.93
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £37.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -52.70% +138.71% -56.94%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Office 365 in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in Hertfordshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Hatfield +15 16 £400 -17.95% 3
Watford -16 8 £400 -11.11% 8
Hemel Hempstead -8 7 £325 +85.71% 2
St Albans 0 3 £215 +95.45% 2
Stevenage -15 1 £175 - 1
Kings Langley - 1 £475 -
Potters Bar - 1 £400 - 2
Berkhamsted - 1 £225 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £325 - 3
Office 365
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows 10
3 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
3 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
4 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
5 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
6 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
6 9 (20.45%) Change Management
7 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (18.18%) SCCM
7 8 (18.18%) Presales
8 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
9 6 (13.64%) Migration
9 6 (13.64%) Project Management
9 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
9 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
10 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
10 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.36%) ITIL
11 4 (9.09%) Scrum
11 4 (9.09%) VMware
11 4 (9.09%) Clustering
11 4 (9.09%) Retail
11 4 (9.09%) DNS
11 4 (9.09%) ISEB
11 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (6.82%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) DHCP
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (6.82%) Skype
2 3 (6.82%) Wireless
3 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) LAN
4 1 (2.27%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 10 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) IT Support
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) IT Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
5 4 (9.09%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Office 365 Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Developer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Office 365 Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
1 3 (6.82%) CAML
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
1 3 (6.82%) jQuery
1 3 (6.82%) REST
2 2 (4.55%) ADSI
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (54.55%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows 10
3 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.27%) Android
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Change Management
1 9 (20.45%) PRINCE2
2 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) Presales
2 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 6 (13.64%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
5 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Transition
5 4 (9.09%) Scrum
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Workflow
7 2 (4.55%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.55%) ERP
8 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) C#
2 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) SC Cleared
1 15 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (9.09%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) MAPM
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) Nintex
4 2 (4.55%) Aerohive Networks
4 2 (4.55%) Aruba
4 2 (4.55%) Citrix
4 2 (4.55%) Lumension
4 2 (4.55%) McAfee
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (2.27%) Computacenter
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Sony