Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 47 102
Rank change year-on-year 0 +55 +10
Contract jobs citing Office 365 106 72 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.89% 3.59% 1.58%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.37% 26.28% 18.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 34
Surrey median daily rate £235 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.69% -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £131 £200 £150
90th Percentile £458 £488 £513
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £365
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 1
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.25 £12.75
90th Percentile £15.40 £17.53 £14.25
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +32.65%

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 496 274 219
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.18% 13.65% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 177 134
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00% -12.50%
10th Percentile £226 £235 £244
90th Percentile £588 £554 £513
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 4
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -23.06% +36.81%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.25 £14.47
90th Percentile £15.40 £25.95 £20.51
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £17.28 £18.25
% change year-on-year -10.30% -5.30% +35.17%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Woking - 26 £195 - 3
Guildford +13 15 £190 -9.52% 5
Staines -3 10 £600 +200.00% 1
Leatherhead -3 4 £181 +24.83% 1
Chertsey -6 4 - -
Weybridge - 4 £110 - 5
Camberley - 3 £120 - 1
Reigate - 3 £140 -
Epsom -10 2 - - 2
Whyteleafe - 2 £375 -
Farnham +8 1 £140 - 1
Horley - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 £225 - 1
Tadworth - 1 £243 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Office 365 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 73 (68.87%) Windows
2 68 (64.15%) Active Directory
3 58 (54.72%) Microsoft
4 40 (37.74%) SCCM
5 34 (32.08%) Microsoft Office
6 33 (31.13%) MS Exchange
6 33 (31.13%) LAN
6 33 (31.13%) WAN
7 31 (29.25%) Windows 7
8 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (26.42%) Windows Server
9 27 (25.47%) Citrix
9 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Azure
10 26 (24.53%) MCSE
11 23 (21.70%) MCP
11 23 (21.70%) DNS
12 22 (20.75%) DHCP
12 22 (20.75%) TCP/IP
12 22 (20.75%) ITIL
13 21 (19.81%) VMware
14 19 (17.92%) Migration
14 19 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2007
14 19 (17.92%) Windows 10
15 17 (16.04%) MCDST
16 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
17 13 (12.26%) Cisco
18 12 (11.32%) SharePoint
19 11 (10.38%) XenApp
19 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
19 11 (10.38%) CRM

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 33 (31.13%) MS Exchange
2 19 (17.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (11.32%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.60%) Skype for Business
5 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.94%) IIS
8 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 34 (32.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.89%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.94%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (8.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.89%) SaaS
5 2 (1.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) IaaS
6 1 (0.94%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.13%) LAN
1 33 (31.13%) WAN
2 23 (21.70%) DNS
3 22 (20.75%) DHCP
3 22 (20.75%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.43%) Skype
5 8 (7.55%) SAN
6 7 (6.60%) Firewall
7 4 (3.77%) Internet
7 4 (3.77%) IP Telephony
7 4 (3.77%) NAS
7 4 (3.77%) Network Security
8 3 (2.83%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.83%) Unified Communications
8 3 (2.83%) VPN
8 3 (2.83%) Wireless
8 3 (2.83%) WLAN
9 2 (1.89%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.89%) IPsec
9 2 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.83%) Power BI
3 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (5.66%) Retail
2 3 (2.83%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (15.09%) Support Engineer
2 13 (12.26%) Analyst
3 12 (11.32%) IT Support
3 12 (11.32%) Service Desk Engineer
4 11 (10.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (8.49%) IT Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Office 365 Manager
5 9 (8.49%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.49%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.55%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (7.55%) Consultant
6 8 (7.55%) Desktop Support
7 7 (6.60%) Administrator
8 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Active Directory Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Azure Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (5.66%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (2.83%) Clustering
1 3 (2.83%) iPad
1 3 (2.83%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.89%) Driving Licence
2 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (1.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
2 2 (1.89%) Smartphone
3 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.94%) HP Storage
3 1 (0.94%) iPhone
3 1 (0.94%) Taxonomies
3 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (68.87%) Windows
2 31 (29.25%) Windows 7
3 28 (26.42%) Windows Server
4 19 (17.92%) Windows 10
5 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (6.60%) Linux
8 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.72%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.89%) Android
10 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.89%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.94%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) ITIL
2 19 (17.92%) Migration
3 11 (10.38%) CRM
4 5 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (4.72%) ERP
5 4 (3.77%) Content Management
5 4 (3.77%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (3.77%) Server Patching
5 4 (3.77%) Service Design
5 4 (3.77%) Software Distribution
5 4 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (2.83%) Analytics
6 3 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (2.83%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (2.83%) Load Balancing
6 3 (2.83%) Logistics
6 3 (2.83%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (2.83%) Performance Management
6 3 (2.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.49%) SQL
3 3 (2.83%) R
Qualifications
1 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (24.53%) MCSE
3 23 (21.70%) MCP
4 17 (16.04%) MCDST
5 7 (6.60%) MCSA
6 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.89%) CCNA
7 2 (1.89%) CCNP
7 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.89%) MOS
8 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) SLA
2 3 (2.83%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) GDPR
System Software
1 68 (64.15%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.38%) XenApp
3 6 (5.66%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.72%) vSphere
5 4 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.89%) DFS Replication
7 2 (1.89%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 40 (37.74%) SCCM
2 6 (5.66%) SCOM
3 2 (1.89%) AirWatch
3 2 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.89%) Nagios
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 58 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.47%) Citrix
3 21 (19.81%) VMware
4 13 (12.26%) Cisco
5 8 (7.55%) HP
6 5 (4.72%) Apple
7 4 (3.77%) Avaya
8 3 (2.83%) Spiceworks
9 2 (1.89%) F5
9 2 (1.89%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.89%) Google
9 2 (1.89%) Oracle
9 2 (1.89%) Polycom
9 2 (1.89%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.89%) Samsung
9 2 (1.89%) Wyse
10 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.94%) Lotus
10 1 (0.94%) SAP
10 1 (0.94%) Sophos