Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 53 59
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 -4
Contract jobs citing Office 365 23 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.99% 0.95% 1.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 17.56% 7.89% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 6
Northamptonshire median daily rate £388 £375 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +59.57% -37.33%
10th Percentile £192 £129 £165
90th Percentile £600 £425 £413
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.30 £20.00 £10.38
% change year-on-year +6.50% +92.77% -15.31%

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 131 76 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 17.01% 12.04% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 31 53
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £312 £179 £280
90th Percentile £571 £575 £570
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% +10.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £10.59 £96.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -89.07% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.30 £11.42 £16.00
% change year-on-year +86.56% -28.64% +30.61%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 -1 14 £430 +196.55% 13
Kettering - 2 - - 1
Office 365
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (30.43%) Migration
3 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
4 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) User Experience
6 4 (17.39%) MCSA
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) PKI
7 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
7 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
7 3 (13.04%) Skype
7 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
7 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
7 3 (13.04%) SIEM
7 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring

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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Skype
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 1 (4.35%) DKIM
3 1 (4.35%) DMARC
3 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) SMTP
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) GitLab
General
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) French Language
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Developer
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Office 365 Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Security Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) OAuth
2 1 (4.35%) OAuth2
2 1 (4.35%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) PKI
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Change Management
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (13.04%) SIEM
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) ITSM
4 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.35%) SABSA
4 1 (4.35%) SDLC
4 1 (4.35%) Security Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Threat Management
4 1 (4.35%) Ticket Management
4 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.70%) VB
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (17.39%) MCSA
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) CCA
5 1 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (4.35%) CCNP
5 1 (4.35%) CEH
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.35%) CISM
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) VCP6
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) XenApp
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) vSphere
4 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
4 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Citrix
2 5 (21.74%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) arcserve
3 2 (8.70%) Becrypt
3 2 (8.70%) CA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco
3 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.70%) Sophos
4 1 (4.35%) NetApp