Period
to 21 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 44 51
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7 +59
Contract jobs citing Office 365 157 116 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.87% 4.32% 4.04%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.05% 23.06% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 80 71
Surrey median daily rate £374 £275 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.00% -14.06% -12.03%
10th Percentile £132 £130 £200
90th Percentile £541 £500 £500
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 9
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -33.33% -
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.00 £14.45
90th Percentile £18.80 £10.00 £31.00
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +19.64% -20.00% +17.17%

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 746 503 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.12% 18.73% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 379 278
Surrey median daily rate £475 £430 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +2.26% +8.87%
10th Percentile £300 £227 £263
90th Percentile £604 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 11
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -33.33% -30.23%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.00 £14.50
90th Percentile £18.80 £10.00 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.68% +28.59%

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 October 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 October 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
Reigate +6 23 £438 -18.60% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames - 21 £450 - 4
Epsom +12 15 £445 -1.11%
Guildford -29 11 £109 -42.76% 7
Woking -4 10 £170 +21.43% 4
Staines -11 10 £525 +37.25% 1
Godalming - 3 £365 - 3
Addlestone - 3 £350 -
Dorking - 3 £700 -
Leatherhead +2 2 £145 -61.33% 2
Redhill - 2 £463 -
Egham - 2 - - 1
Cobham +4 1 £275 -
Camberley -5 1 - - 4
Weybridge -14 1 - - 1
Horley - 1 £130 -
Oxted - 1 £275 -
Tadworth - 1 £275 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 88 (56.05%) Active Directory
2 84 (53.50%) Windows
3 74 (47.13%) Microsoft
4 56 (35.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 49 (31.21%) SCCM
6 39 (24.84%) ITIL
6 39 (24.84%) Finance
6 39 (24.84%) Windows 10
7 38 (24.20%) VMware
8 34 (21.66%) Microsoft Office
9 32 (20.38%) Windows Server
10 29 (18.47%) PowerShell
11 26 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (15.92%) WAN
12 25 (15.92%) Data Centre
13 24 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 24 (15.29%) LAN
14 23 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (14.01%) Degree
15 22 (14.01%) DNS
15 22 (14.01%) Citrix
15 22 (14.01%) Cisco
15 22 (14.01%) Migration
16 21 (13.38%) Azure Active Directory
17 20 (12.74%) Identity Management
17 20 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
18 19 (12.10%) SharePoint
19 18 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
19 18 (11.46%) Shell Script
19 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills

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 19 (12.10%) SharePoint
2 15 (9.55%) MS Exchange
3 10 (6.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (6.37%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (21.66%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.82%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 56 (35.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (13.38%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (7.01%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (5.73%) Yammer
6 7 (4.46%) IaaS
7 6 (3.82%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (3.82%) PaaS
8 2 (1.27%) Google Analytics
8 2 (1.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.92%) WAN
2 24 (15.29%) LAN
3 22 (14.01%) DNS
4 16 (10.19%) Skype
5 14 (8.92%) Internet
6 11 (7.01%) DHCP
7 9 (5.73%) Firewall
7 9 (5.73%) TCP/IP
8 8 (5.10%) Intranet
9 7 (4.46%) WebEx
10 6 (3.82%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.82%) Network Security
11 5 (3.18%) SAN
11 5 (3.18%) VPN
12 4 (2.55%) IP Telephony
12 4 (2.55%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (2.55%) VoIP
13 3 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (1.91%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.55%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (2.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.27%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) JIRA
1 2 (1.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.64%) MSI
2 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (24.84%) Finance
2 13 (8.28%) Retail
3 4 (2.55%) Banking
3 4 (2.55%) Marketing
4 2 (1.27%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.27%) Law
5 1 (0.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (22.93%) Analyst
2 20 (12.74%) Administrator
3 16 (10.19%) Support Engineer
4 15 (9.55%) Architect
4 15 (9.55%) Office 365 Administrator
5 14 (8.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (8.28%) Consultant
7 12 (7.64%) Service Analyst
8 11 (7.01%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (7.01%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (7.01%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
8 11 (7.01%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (6.37%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (5.10%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.46%) Desktop Support
11 7 (4.46%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.46%) Service Desk Support
11 7 (4.46%) Technical Support
11 7 (4.46%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.91%) Middleware
1 3 (1.91%) Web Services
2 2 (1.27%) LDAP
2 2 (1.27%) X-Windows
3 1 (0.64%) CSS
3 1 (0.64%) CSS3
3 1 (0.64%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.73%) PKI
3 9 (5.73%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (3.82%) e-Learning
5 6 (3.82%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.55%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.55%) Device Driver
7 3 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.27%) Handset
8 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.64%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.64%) PMI
9 1 (0.64%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (53.50%) Windows
2 39 (24.84%) Windows 10
3 32 (20.38%) Windows Server
4 24 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (10.19%) Windows 7
6 12 (7.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.82%) Apple iOS
8 5 (3.18%) Mac OS X
8 5 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.91%) Linux
10 2 (1.27%) Android
10 2 (1.27%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.27%) Unix
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.84%) ITIL
2 22 (14.01%) Migration
3 20 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (12.74%) Identity Management
4 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 13 (8.28%) Change Management
6 12 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (6.37%) DevOps
7 10 (6.37%) Project Management
8 6 (3.82%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (3.82%) Patch Management
8 6 (3.82%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.82%) Service Delivery Management
8 6 (3.82%) Supplier Management
9 5 (3.18%) Email Filtering
9 5 (3.18%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (3.18%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.18%) Service Management
9 5 (3.18%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.47%) PowerShell
2 18 (11.46%) Shell Script
3 6 (3.82%) C
4 4 (2.55%) SQL
5 1 (0.64%) C#
5 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (14.01%) Degree
2 18 (11.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (10.83%) MCSE
4 10 (6.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.82%) MCSA
6 5 (3.18%) MCDST
7 4 (2.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (2.55%) MOS
8 3 (1.91%) APMG
8 3 (1.91%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.91%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.27%) CCNA
9 2 (1.27%) CISA
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.27%) CISM
9 2 (1.27%) CISSP
9 2 (1.27%) MCITP
9 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.27%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.19%) SLA
2 6 (3.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.82%) QA
3 5 (3.18%) GDPR
4 4 (2.55%) NIST 800
5 3 (1.91%) PCI DSS
6 2 (1.27%) PMO
7 1 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 88 (56.05%) Active Directory
2 26 (16.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.55%) Virtual Desktop
4 12 (7.64%) vSphere
5 9 (5.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.55%) XenApp
7 3 (1.91%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.64%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (31.21%) SCCM
2 18 (11.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 7 (4.46%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.55%) WSUS
5 3 (1.91%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (1.91%) Nessus
5 3 (1.91%) SCOM
5 3 (1.91%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.91%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.27%) PaperCut
6 2 (1.27%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.64%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.64%) WMI
7 1 (0.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 74 (47.13%) Microsoft
2 38 (24.20%) VMware
3 22 (14.01%) Cisco
3 22 (14.01%) Citrix
4 9 (5.73%) HP
4 9 (5.73%) Wyse
5 8 (5.10%) SAP
6 7 (4.46%) NetApp
6 7 (4.46%) Polycom
7 6 (3.82%) Apple
7 6 (3.82%) Intel
7 6 (3.82%) Juniper
7 6 (3.82%) McAfee
8 5 (3.18%) Avaya
8 5 (3.18%) Veritas
9 4 (2.55%) Bloomberg
9 4 (2.55%) BT
9 4 (2.55%) Remedy
9 4 (2.55%) Reuters
10 3 (1.91%) Sophos