Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 23 April 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 71 65
Rank change year-on-year +30 -6 +34
Contract jobs citing Office 365 125 91 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.57% 3.09% 3.05%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.60% 14.82% 28.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 57 45
Surrey median daily rate £341 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.75% -14.29% +12.90%
10th Percentile £143 £114 £135
90th Percentile £595 £625 £523
South East median daily rate £390 £350 £406
% change year-on-year +11.43% -13.85% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
Surrey median hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +8.47% -7.81%
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.05 £15.00
% change year-on-year -8.60% +20.35% -

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 Surrey with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 753 614 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.51% 20.88% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 422 154
Surrey median daily rate £492 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.58% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £213
90th Percentile £625 £600 £596
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Surrey median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.28% +45.76% -19.17%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.75 £14.25
90th Percentile £22.00 £48.25 £15.50
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.26% +22.03% -26.83%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Surrey

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Surrey

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Surrey

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Surrey

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Woking -3 19 £250 +2.04% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames +14 16 £583 +101.05% 1
Reigate +19 13 £350 +141.38%
Godalming - 11 £171 -
Guildford -5 6 £145 -63.75%
Leatherhead +3 5 £165 -8.84% 1
Redhill +14 4 £275 +22.22% 1
Staines +1 4 £450 -25.00%
Tadworth -10 1 £275 +13.40%
Addlestone - 1 £250 -
Epsom - 1 £263 -
Esher - 1 £375 -
Oxted - 1 £275 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 70 (56.00%) Windows
2 60 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 51 (40.80%) Active Directory
4 44 (35.20%) Microsoft Office
5 40 (32.00%) SCCM
6 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 32 (25.60%) Citrix
8 31 (24.80%) ITIL
8 31 (24.80%) WAN
8 31 (24.80%) Windows 10
9 30 (24.00%) LAN
9 30 (24.00%) Migration
10 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Certification
11 25 (20.00%) MCSE
12 23 (18.40%) MS Exchange
13 22 (17.60%) SharePoint
13 22 (17.60%) Windows 7
14 21 (16.80%) TCP/IP
15 19 (15.20%) Windows Server
16 18 (14.40%) Finance
16 18 (14.40%) PowerShell
16 18 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
17 16 (12.80%) VMware
17 16 (12.80%) Skype
18 15 (12.00%) Azure Active Directory
18 15 (12.00%) Data Centre
18 15 (12.00%) DNS
19 14 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
20 13 (10.40%) Yammer
21 12 (9.60%) Power BI

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 23 (18.40%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.60%) SharePoint
3 12 (9.60%) Skype for Business
4 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.40%) GroupWise
7 2 (1.60%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.80%) IIS
8 1 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 44 (35.20%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (27.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (12.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 14 (11.20%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (10.40%) Yammer
5 9 (7.20%) OneDrive
6 8 (6.40%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.00%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (4.00%) Serverless
8 4 (3.20%) IaaS
9 3 (2.40%) Google Analytics
10 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.60%) PaaS
11 1 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.80%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.80%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.80%) WAN
2 30 (24.00%) LAN
3 21 (16.80%) TCP/IP
4 16 (12.80%) Skype
5 15 (12.00%) DNS
6 12 (9.60%) DHCP
7 11 (8.80%) Intranet
8 10 (8.00%) Internet
9 9 (7.20%) IP Telephony
10 8 (6.40%) Firewall
10 8 (6.40%) WebEx
11 7 (5.60%) SAN
12 6 (4.80%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (4.80%) VoIP
13 3 (2.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (1.60%) iSCSI
14 2 (1.60%) NetScaler
14 2 (1.60%) VLAN
14 2 (1.60%) Wi-Fi
15 1 (0.80%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.60%) Power BI
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.00%) Amazon Athena
3 5 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.80%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.80%) gulp
3 1 (0.80%) Yeoman
General
1 18 (14.40%) Finance
2 1 (0.80%) Advertising
2 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (13.60%) Analyst
2 16 (12.80%) Support Engineer
3 15 (12.00%) Service Desk Engineer
4 12 (9.60%) Consultant
5 11 (8.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 10 (8.00%) Architect
6 10 (8.00%) Desktop Support
7 8 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.40%) IT Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Service Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (4.80%) Programme Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Service Desk Support
9 6 (4.80%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.40%) .NET
2 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.60%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.80%) COM
3 1 (0.80%) CSS
3 1 (0.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.60%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.60%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (4.80%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.40%) PMI
4 3 (2.40%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.60%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.60%) Handset
5 2 (1.60%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.80%) iPad
6 1 (0.80%) iPhone
6 1 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (56.00%) Windows
2 31 (24.80%) Windows 10
3 22 (17.60%) Windows 7
4 19 (15.20%) Windows Server
5 9 (7.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.60%) Mac OS X
7 6 (4.80%) Android
8 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.60%) Linux
9 2 (1.60%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.80%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.80%) Unix
10 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (24.80%) ITIL
2 30 (24.00%) Migration
3 18 (14.40%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.60%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (8.80%) DevOps
6 9 (7.20%) Cybersecurity
6 9 (7.20%) Project Management
7 8 (6.40%) Information Security
7 8 (6.40%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (6.40%) Service Management
8 7 (5.60%) Behavioural Change
8 7 (5.60%) Computer Science
8 7 (5.60%) CRM
8 7 (5.60%) Patch Management
9 6 (4.80%) Identity Management
9 6 (4.80%) Social Engineering
10 5 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.00%) Scrum
10 5 (4.00%) Vulnerability Management
10 5 (4.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.40%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.80%) SQL
3 5 (4.00%) Perl
3 5 (4.00%) Python
4 3 (2.40%) C#
4 3 (2.40%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.80%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.80%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (20.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (20.00%) MCSE
3 12 (9.60%) Degree
4 10 (8.00%) CCNA
4 10 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (8.00%) MCDST
4 10 (8.00%) MCP
4 10 (8.00%) MCSA
5 8 (6.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (5.60%) MOS
7 4 (3.20%) CCNP
7 4 (3.20%) CISM
7 4 (3.20%) CISSP
7 4 (3.20%) CREST Certified
8 3 (2.40%) MCITP
8 3 (2.40%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.40%) VCP6
8 3 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.60%) SLA
2 5 (4.00%) QA
3 4 (3.20%) PMO
4 1 (0.80%) PMBOK
System Software
1 51 (40.80%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.20%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (6.40%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.40%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.60%) vSphere
6 2 (1.60%) XenApp
7 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.80%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (32.00%) SCCM
2 6 (4.80%) Ansible
3 5 (4.00%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.00%) Nessus
3 5 (4.00%) Puppet
3 5 (4.00%) SCOM
3 5 (4.00%) Terraform
4 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (3.20%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.40%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (2.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (2.40%) PaperCut
5 3 (2.40%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.40%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.40%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.60%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.60%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.80%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.80%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (25.60%) Citrix
3 16 (12.80%) VMware
4 12 (9.60%) Apple
4 12 (9.60%) Cisco
5 10 (8.00%) Polycom
6 9 (7.20%) Avaya
7 7 (5.60%) Wyse
8 5 (4.00%) CommVault
8 5 (4.00%) Oracle
8 5 (4.00%) Qualys
8 5 (4.00%) Symantec
9 4 (3.20%) Dell
9 4 (3.20%) Dell Compellent
9 4 (3.20%) McAfee
9 4 (3.20%) SolarWinds
10 3 (2.40%) Juniper
10 3 (2.40%) Meraki
10 3 (2.40%) Mitel
10 3 (2.40%) WatchGuard