Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 64 68
Rank change year-on-year +10 +4 +29
Contract jobs citing Office 365 137 82 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.17% 3.25% 3.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.95% 21.64% 25.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 62 65
Surrey median daily rate £343 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +11.11% -15.63%
10th Percentile £114 £121 £250
90th Percentile £578 £525 £519
South East median daily rate £355 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -5.33% -6.25% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £14.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.64% -13.24% -2.86%
10th Percentile £12.63 £14.53 £15.20
90th Percentile £28.25 £15.38 £33.50
South East median hourly rate £18.75 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.25% +3.23%

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 723 379 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.98% 15.02% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 274 228
Surrey median daily rate £475 £436 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +2.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £258 £255
90th Percentile £600 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Surrey median hourly rate £20.25 £14.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.29% -10.61% -8.33%
10th Percentile £13.48 £14.53 £14.95
90th Percentile £39.50 £15.38 £31.88
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +20.63% -19.68% -17.43%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 21 £465 - 1
Staines -15 13 £605 +21.00% 1
Reigate -19 12 £425 -20.93% 1
Epsom +3 9 £525 +16.67% 1
Guildford -22 8 £119 -35.81% 8
Woking +7 6 £170 +13.33% 3
Cobham +5 4 £275 -
Cranleigh - 4 £120 -
Egham - 4 £600 - 3
Redhill - 3 £538 -
Leatherhead -1 2 - - 1
Camberley -5 2 - -
Dorking - 2 - - 1
Weybridge -16 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 £300 -
Godalming - 1 £135 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 75 (54.74%) Windows
2 73 (53.28%) Active Directory
3 70 (51.09%) Microsoft
4 42 (30.66%) SCCM
4 42 (30.66%) Windows 10
5 37 (27.01%) Microsoft Office
6 36 (26.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 34 (24.82%) Finance
8 32 (23.36%) VMware
9 31 (22.63%) ITIL
10 23 (16.79%) DNS
11 21 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (15.33%) Windows Server
12 18 (13.14%) Windows 7
12 18 (13.14%) LAN
12 18 (13.14%) Citrix
13 17 (12.41%) WAN
13 17 (12.41%) SharePoint
13 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (11.68%) MS Exchange
14 16 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
15 15 (10.95%) Virtual Desktop
15 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (10.95%) Change Management
15 15 (10.95%) Migration
15 15 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (10.22%) vSphere
16 14 (10.22%) Cisco
17 13 (9.49%) Retail
17 13 (9.49%) PowerShell

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 17 (12.41%) SharePoint
2 16 (11.68%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.92%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (27.01%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (26.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (12.41%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (8.03%) Yammer
4 9 (6.57%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (5.84%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.65%) IaaS
7 4 (2.92%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (2.92%) PaaS
8 2 (1.46%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.73%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 23 (16.79%) DNS
2 18 (13.14%) LAN
3 17 (12.41%) WAN
4 10 (7.30%) DHCP
5 9 (6.57%) TCP/IP
6 8 (5.84%) Skype
7 5 (3.65%) Firewall
7 5 (3.65%) Intranet
7 5 (3.65%) WebEx
8 4 (2.92%) Wireless
9 3 (2.19%) Internet
9 3 (2.19%) Network Security
9 3 (2.19%) SAN
9 3 (2.19%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.46%) IMAP
10 2 (1.46%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.46%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (1.46%) VPN
11 1 (0.73%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.73%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.19%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) JIRA
General
1 34 (24.82%) Finance
2 13 (9.49%) Retail
3 4 (2.92%) Banking
3 4 (2.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.46%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.46%) Law
5 1 (0.73%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (22.63%) Analyst
2 18 (13.14%) Support Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) Architect
4 14 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support
5 12 (8.76%) Consultant
6 11 (8.03%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (8.03%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 11 (8.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Desktop Support
7 10 (7.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (7.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.30%) Project Manager
7 10 (7.30%) Senior Analyst
7 10 (7.30%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (6.57%) Administrator
8 9 (6.57%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.11%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 6 (4.38%) Service Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.38%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.19%) Middleware
1 3 (2.19%) Web Services
2 2 (1.46%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
3 7 (5.11%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (5.11%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.65%) PKI
6 4 (2.92%) e-Learning
7 3 (2.19%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.46%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.46%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.73%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.73%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.73%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.73%) PMI
9 1 (0.73%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.73%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.73%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 75 (54.74%) Windows
2 42 (30.66%) Windows 10
3 21 (15.33%) Windows Server
4 18 (13.14%) Windows 7
5 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (8.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.57%) Apple iOS
7 6 (4.38%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.92%) Android
8 4 (2.92%) Linux
9 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.73%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.63%) ITIL
2 16 (11.68%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (10.95%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (10.95%) Change Management
3 15 (10.95%) Migration
4 11 (8.03%) Project Management
5 10 (7.30%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.11%) Campaign Management
6 7 (5.11%) Coaching
6 7 (5.11%) Document Management
6 7 (5.11%) Patch Management
6 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.38%) Identity Management
7 6 (4.38%) Service Management
7 6 (4.38%) Waterfall
8 5 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.65%) Investment Management
8 5 (3.65%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.65%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (3.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.49%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.38%) C
2 6 (4.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.73%) R
3 1 (0.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.76%) MCSE
3 10 (7.30%) Degree
4 8 (5.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (5.11%) APMG
5 7 (5.11%) MCDST
5 7 (5.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.19%) Master's Degree
6 3 (2.19%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.46%) CISA
7 2 (1.46%) CISM
7 2 (1.46%) CISSP
7 2 (1.46%) MCP
8 1 (0.73%) APMP
8 1 (0.73%) MCSA
8 1 (0.73%) MOS
8 1 (0.73%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.73%) PMP
8 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.30%) SLA
2 4 (2.92%) GDPR
2 4 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.92%) NIST 800
3 2 (1.46%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 73 (53.28%) Active Directory
2 21 (15.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (10.95%) Virtual Desktop
4 14 (10.22%) vSphere
5 9 (6.57%) Hyper-V
6 5 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.92%) KVM
8 3 (2.19%) XenApp
9 2 (1.46%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (30.66%) SCCM
2 8 (5.84%) WSUS
3 6 (4.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (3.65%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (3.65%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.92%) Malwarebytes
6 2 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.46%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.73%) WMI
Vendors
1 70 (51.09%) Microsoft
2 32 (23.36%) VMware
3 18 (13.14%) Citrix
4 14 (10.22%) Cisco
5 9 (6.57%) HP
5 9 (6.57%) Wyse
6 6 (4.38%) Intel
7 5 (3.65%) Bloomberg
7 5 (3.65%) McAfee
7 5 (3.65%) Reuters
7 5 (3.65%) Veritas
8 4 (2.92%) BT
8 4 (2.92%) NetApp
8 4 (2.92%) SAP
9 2 (1.46%) Polycom
9 2 (1.46%) Sony
10 1 (0.73%) Apple
10 1 (0.73%) MobileIron
10 1 (0.73%) RightFax
10 1 (0.73%) SolarWinds