Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 20 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 34 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 +16
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 14 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.96% 4.22% 7.32%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 47.73% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 31
Southampton median daily rate £314 £158 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +99.21% -51.54% +66.67%
10th Percentile £121 £90 £213
90th Percentile £443 £356 £417
Hampshire median daily rate £240 £306 £325
% change year-on-year -21.63% -5.77% +36.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Southampton median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.38% -6.25% -39.46%
10th Percentile £18.80 £11.06 £10.88
90th Percentile £31.30 £14.75 £16.50
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.44 £16.00
% change year-on-year -33.11% +21.47% +33.33%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 44 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 5.92% 8.84% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 55
Southampton median daily rate £325 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -15.38% +14.04%
10th Percentile £130 £134 £190
90th Percentile £450 £419 £404
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £318 £325
% change year-on-year -8.88% -2.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 14
Southampton median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% - -37.30%
10th Percentile £18.80 £11.51 £10.91
90th Percentile £31.30 £25.50 £18.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.51 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -32.46% +25.00% +29.06%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Southampton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Southampton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Southampton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Southampton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Southampton over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) iPhone
5 4 (28.57%) iPad
5 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 4 (28.57%) Symantec
5 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Office 365
7 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
7 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (14.29%) SAP
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) Dell
8 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (7.14%) Citrix

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LAN
2 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) ADSL
4 1 (7.14%) BGP
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) MPLS
4 1 (7.14%) Multicast
4 1 (7.14%) OSPF
4 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
1 4 (28.57%) Desktop Technician
2 3 (21.43%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) PC Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Printer Technician
3 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
1 4 (28.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
4 4 (28.57%) Apple iOS
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Data Mapping
2 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V2
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CCDP
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) CCSA
2 1 (7.14%) CCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) HNC
2 1 (7.14%) HND
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Symantec
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
4 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Palo Alto
4 1 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (7.14%) VMware