Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 61 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 26 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.05% 0.58% 1.18%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.85% 6.25% 13.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 3 7
Northamptonshire median daily rate £600 £145 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +313.79% -71.00% +25.00%
East Midlands median daily rate £329 £300 £525
% change year-on-year +9.58% -42.86% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £11.22
% change year-on-year -29.17% +167.50% -

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 64 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 15.38% 9.25% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 25 52
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% +21.21%
10th Percentile £312 £270 £310
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +10.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £10.59 £96.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -89.07% -
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 £15.29 £17.75
% change year-on-year -18.26% -13.85% -

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +5 17 £600 +313.79% 3
Kettering - 2 £338 -
Office 365
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
5 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 8 (30.77%) VMware
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 5 (19.23%) Citrix
7 5 (19.23%) Cisco
8 4 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (15.38%) GDPR
8 4 (15.38%) Privileged Identity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Internal Audit
8 4 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (15.38%) SAML
8 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
8 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 4 (15.38%) Aerospace
8 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
8 4 (15.38%) CISM
8 4 (15.38%) CISSP
8 4 (15.38%) DevOps
8 4 (15.38%) Threat Management
8 4 (15.38%) OAuth2
8 4 (15.38%) SABSA
8 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (15.38%) GitLab

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 3 (11.54%) Skype for Business
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) GitHub
2 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (15.38%) PaaS
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) Skype
2 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 2 (7.69%) LAN
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
3 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (3.85%) VLAN
4 1 (3.85%) VoIP
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) EDRMS
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) GitLab
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (15.38%) Aerospace
1 4 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) French Language
2 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (15.38%) Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Information Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Information Security Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Security Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
2 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Office 365 Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Office 365 Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) OAuth
1 4 (15.38%) OAuth2
1 4 (15.38%) SAML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) CSS3
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 4 (15.38%) PKI
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Migration
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) SDLC
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Cryptography
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (15.38%) Identity Management
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security
4 4 (15.38%) Internal Audit
4 4 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Privileged Identity Management
4 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 4 (15.38%) SABSA
4 4 (15.38%) Security Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) SIEM
4 4 (15.38%) Threat Management
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Perl
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CEH
1 4 (15.38%) CISM
1 4 (15.38%) CISSP
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) VCP6
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (7.69%) XenApp
4 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Citrix
4 2 (7.69%) Brocade
4 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp