Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 20 September 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 Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 57 60
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Office 365 23 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.75% 0.58% 1.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.00% 7.55% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 3 7
Northamptonshire median daily rate £600 £145 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +313.79% -72.38% +31.25%
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £550
% change year-on-year +8.33% -45.45% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £11.36
% change year-on-year -58.33% +164.14% -41.00%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 115 53 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 13.74% 7.70% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 23 43
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +28.21%
10th Percentile £332 £273 £358
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £438
% change year-on-year - -8.57% +19.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 £10.59 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.09% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £14.50
% change year-on-year -18.26% +5.47% -24.68%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Northamptonshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Northamptonshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Northamptonshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 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
Northampton -2 16 £600 +313.79% 9
Kettering - 3 £338 -
Office 365
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Migration
4 7 (30.43%) VMware
5 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) CISSP
7 4 (17.39%) SAML
7 4 (17.39%) GCP
7 4 (17.39%) CISM
7 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
7 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
7 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
7 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
7 4 (17.39%) Threat Management
7 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (17.39%) GitLab
7 4 (17.39%) Internal Audit
7 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (17.39%) GitHub

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (17.39%) GitHub
3 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (17.39%) PaaS
4 3 (13.04%) OneDrive
5 2 (8.70%) SaaS
6 1 (4.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) Skype
2 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 2 (8.70%) LAN
3 2 (8.70%) WAN
3 2 (8.70%) Wireless
4 1 (4.35%) DHCP
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) VLAN
4 1 (4.35%) VoIP
4 1 (4.35%) VPN
4 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) GitLab
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (17.39%) Aerospace
1 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) French Language
2 1 (4.35%) Legal
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Information Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Security Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Security Solutions Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) OAuth
1 4 (17.39%) OAuth2
1 4 (17.39%) SAML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS3
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
1 4 (17.39%) PKI
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
3 5 (21.74%) Windows 10
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) SDLC
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Cryptography
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (17.39%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (17.39%) Identity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Information Security
3 4 (17.39%) Internal Audit
3 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Privileged Identity Management
3 4 (17.39%) Risk Management
3 4 (17.39%) SABSA
3 4 (17.39%) Security Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) SIEM
3 4 (17.39%) Threat Management
3 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
3 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C#
1 1 (4.35%) C++
1 1 (4.35%) Perl
1 1 (4.35%) PHP
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) CEH
1 4 (17.39%) CISM
1 4 (17.39%) CISSP
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) GCP
1 4 (17.39%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (47.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
1 7 (30.43%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) Brocade
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec