Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 49 53
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 +55
Contract jobs citing Office 365 184 107 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.50% 3.83% 3.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.06% 21.19% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 65 59
Surrey median daily rate £343 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.00% -23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £120 £120 £197
90th Percentile £575 £465 £488
South East median daily rate £380 £341 £350
% change year-on-year +11.36% -2.50% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
Surrey median hourly rate £19.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £18.50 £11.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £19.50 £15.40 £17.53
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +13.33%

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 834 505 360
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.93% 18.07% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 605 365 253
Surrey median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £265
90th Percentile £613 £575 £530
South East median daily rate £469 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +9.01% -4.44% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Surrey median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £18.95 £11.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £22.65 £15.40 £25.95
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% +9.38%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +11 26 £438 +230.19% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 26 £396 - 1
Woking -1 19 £175 +25.00% 6
Guildford -21 15 £118 -38.16% 10
Epsom +15 13 £390 -
Staines -5 9 £513 +18.50%
Godalming - 7 £145 - 1
Redhill - 5 £275 -
Addlestone - 3 £350 -
Leatherhead +1 2 £145 -42.00% 1
Dorking - 2 £700 -
Tadworth - 2 £275 -
Esher -7 1 £375 +240.91%
Egham - 1 - - 3
Oxted - 1 £275 -
Horley - 1 £130 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 107 (58.15%) Windows
2 98 (53.26%) Active Directory
3 88 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 61 (33.15%) SCCM
5 55 (29.89%) Microsoft Azure
6 48 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
7 45 (24.46%) ITIL
8 44 (23.91%) WAN
9 43 (23.37%) LAN
10 42 (22.83%) Windows 10
11 41 (22.28%) Windows Server
11 41 (22.28%) Finance
12 33 (17.93%) VMware
12 33 (17.93%) Citrix
13 31 (16.85%) PowerShell
13 31 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
14 29 (15.76%) Data Centre
15 27 (14.67%) Cisco
15 27 (14.67%) MS Exchange
16 26 (14.13%) SharePoint
17 25 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
17 25 (13.59%) Migration
17 25 (13.59%) Identity Management
17 25 (13.59%) Windows 7
18 24 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
18 24 (13.04%) MCSE
18 24 (13.04%) Degree
19 23 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (12.50%) TCP/IP
20 22 (11.96%) Internet

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 27 (14.67%) MS Exchange
2 26 (14.13%) SharePoint
3 16 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (6.52%) Skype for Business
6 6 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 48 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 55 (29.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (13.04%) Azure Active Directory
3 20 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (7.07%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.89%) Yammer
6 5 (2.72%) OneDrive
7 4 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (2.17%) PaaS
8 3 (1.63%) IaaS
9 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 44 (23.91%) WAN
2 43 (23.37%) LAN
3 23 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 22 (11.96%) Internet
5 21 (11.41%) DNS
6 19 (10.33%) Skype
7 14 (7.61%) DHCP
8 13 (7.07%) IP Telephony
8 13 (7.07%) WebEx
9 12 (6.52%) Firewall
10 11 (5.98%) Intranet
11 6 (3.26%) NetScaler
11 6 (3.26%) SAN
11 6 (3.26%) VPN
12 5 (2.72%) Cisco ASA
13 4 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (2.17%) Network Security
13 4 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (2.17%) VLAN
13 4 (2.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.43%) Power BI
2 6 (3.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) JIRA
1 2 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.54%) MSI
2 1 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 41 (22.28%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Retail
3 4 (2.17%) Marketing
4 2 (1.09%) Dutch Language
5 1 (0.54%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (20.65%) Analyst
2 24 (13.04%) Support Engineer
3 21 (11.41%) Administrator
4 18 (9.78%) Office 365 Administrator
5 15 (8.15%) Architect
5 15 (8.15%) Consultant
6 14 (7.61%) Service Desk Engineer
7 13 (7.07%) Service Analyst
7 13 (7.07%) Service Desk Analyst
8 12 (6.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 12 (6.52%) Desktop Support
9 11 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (5.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 11 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.98%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (5.98%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 9 (4.89%) Service Desk Support
10 9 (4.89%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.35%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.09%) LDAP
1 2 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (0.54%) CSS
2 1 (0.54%) CSS3
2 1 (0.54%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.76%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 11 (5.98%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (3.80%) PKI
6 5 (2.72%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.17%) Device Driver
7 4 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.63%) PMI
9 2 (1.09%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.09%) Handset
9 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Licensing
10 1 (0.54%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.54%) User Experience
10 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 107 (58.15%) Windows
2 42 (22.83%) Windows 10
3 41 (22.28%) Windows Server
4 31 (16.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (13.59%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.98%) Mac OS X
7 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.17%) Android
9 4 (2.17%) Linux
10 3 (1.63%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.63%) Unix
11 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (24.46%) ITIL
2 25 (13.59%) Identity Management
2 25 (13.59%) Migration
3 23 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (7.07%) DevOps
4 13 (7.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (6.52%) Project Management
6 11 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (5.43%) Information Security
7 10 (5.43%) Service Delivery
7 10 (5.43%) Service Management
8 9 (4.89%) Configuration Management
8 9 (4.89%) Service Delivery Management
8 9 (4.89%) Supplier Management
9 8 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (3.80%) Behavioural Change
10 7 (3.80%) Change Management
11 6 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
11 6 (3.26%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.85%) PowerShell
2 19 (10.33%) Shell Script
3 5 (2.72%) SQL
4 2 (1.09%) C
5 1 (0.54%) C#
5 1 (0.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (13.04%) Degree
2 24 (13.04%) MCSE
3 13 (7.07%) MCSA
4 12 (6.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (5.98%) MOS
6 6 (3.26%) CCNA
6 6 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.26%) MCDST
6 6 (3.26%) MCP
7 5 (2.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
9 3 (1.63%) Master's Degree
9 3 (1.63%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.63%) PMP
10 2 (1.09%) MCITP
10 2 (1.09%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.09%) VCP6
11 1 (0.54%) PgMP
11 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.41%) SLA
2 9 (4.89%) QA
3 5 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.17%) GDPR
5 3 (1.63%) NIST 800
5 3 (1.63%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.63%) PMO
6 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 98 (53.26%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (7.61%) vSphere
4 12 (6.52%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (4.89%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.17%) XenApp
6 4 (2.17%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.09%) XenServer
8 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 61 (33.15%) SCCM
2 21 (11.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (2.72%) SCOM
3 5 (2.72%) WSUS
4 4 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 3 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.63%) Nessus
5 3 (1.63%) SCVMM
5 3 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.63%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.09%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.09%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.54%) Nagios
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.54%) SafeCom
7 1 (0.54%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.54%) WMI
7 1 (0.54%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 88 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 33 (17.93%) Citrix
2 33 (17.93%) VMware
3 27 (14.67%) Cisco
4 16 (8.70%) Apple
5 14 (7.61%) Avaya
6 13 (7.07%) Polycom
7 11 (5.98%) Wyse
8 9 (4.89%) HP
9 6 (3.26%) Juniper
10 5 (2.72%) NetApp
10 5 (2.72%) Oracle
11 4 (2.17%) CommVault
11 4 (2.17%) Remedy
11 4 (2.17%) SAP
11 4 (2.17%) ServiceNow
12 3 (1.63%) McAfee
12 3 (1.63%) Meraki
12 3 (1.63%) Sophos
12 3 (1.63%) Symantec