Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 19 November 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 > Kent
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 37 57
Rank change year-on-year -19 +20 +3
Contract jobs citing Office 365 6 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.17% 2.80% 1.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.32% 38.89% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 26 5
Kent median daily rate £200 £900 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.78% +200.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £193 £313 £132
90th Percentile £207 £1,000 £485
South East median daily rate £345 £365 £350
% change year-on-year -5.48% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Kent median hourly rate - £19.00 -
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +42.79%

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 53 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.31% 7.20% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 16
Kent median daily rate £475 £431 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.14% +26.84% -22.29%
10th Percentile £300 £229 £219
90th Percentile £675 £656 £484
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Kent median hourly rate - £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -36.67% -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Kent

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Kent

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Dartford -1 1 - -
Tonbridge -2 1 £200 -78.95%
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 4 (66.67%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Eikon
4 3 (50.00%) FactSet
4 3 (50.00%) SCCM
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) WAN
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) Handset
6 1 (16.67%) Polycom
6 1 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (16.67%) Meraki
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) Sophos
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) LAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
1 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Change Control
1 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) FactSet
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Sophos
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam