Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 65 98
Rank change year-on-year -7 +33 -5
Contract jobs citing Office 365 93 69 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.16% 3.05% 1.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.20% 28.51% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 31
Surrey median daily rate £300 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +12.90% -27.06%
10th Percentile £114 £135 £150
90th Percentile £625 £523 £575
South East median daily rate £350 £406 £400
% change year-on-year -13.85% +1.56% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 5
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -7.81% -8.57%
10th Percentile £14.75 £14.25 £13.65
90th Percentile £28.25 £15.50 £21.25
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.70% - +3.45%

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 612 242 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.81% 10.71% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 154 141
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £213 £213
90th Percentile £600 £596 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 8
Surrey median hourly rate £21.50 £14.75 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.76% -19.17% +4.27%
10th Percentile £14.75 £14.25 £14.33
90th Percentile £41.00 £15.50 £21.48
South East median hourly rate £18.11 £15.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +20.73% -26.83% +2.50%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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
Staines -15 14 £600 +4.35% 2
Woking +25 12 £245 -30.00% 6
Sunbury-on-Thames - 10 £290 - 1
Leatherhead +1 6 £181 +39.23% 3
Reigate -34 5 £145 -73.02% 1
Cranleigh - 4 £120 -
Cobham +5 3 - -
Chertsey -1 3 £300 -53.85%
Guildford -5 3 £400 +90.48% 3
Redhill - 3 £225 -
Camberley - 3 - -
Egham - 3 £600 - 5
Weybridge -11 1 - - 2
Tadworth - 1 £243 -
Horley - 1 - -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 61 (65.59%) Windows
2 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
3 44 (47.31%) Microsoft
4 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 31 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 26 (27.96%) SCCM
6 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
6 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 18 (19.35%) Citrix
7 18 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (19.35%) DNS
8 16 (17.20%) MCSE
9 15 (16.13%) MS Exchange
9 15 (16.13%) LAN
9 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
10 14 (15.05%) WAN
10 14 (15.05%) DHCP
11 12 (12.90%) SharePoint
11 12 (12.90%) ITIL
11 12 (12.90%) MCP
11 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
12 11 (11.83%) Finance
13 10 (10.75%) VMware
13 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
14 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (9.68%) MCDST
15 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V

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 15 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 24 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.30%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.30%) Yammer
4 2 (2.15%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.35%) DNS
2 15 (16.13%) LAN
2 15 (16.13%) TCP/IP
3 14 (15.05%) DHCP
3 14 (15.05%) WAN
4 6 (6.45%) SAN
5 5 (5.38%) Firewall
5 5 (5.38%) Wireless
6 4 (4.30%) Internet
6 4 (4.30%) Unified Communications
7 3 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.23%) Intranet
7 3 (3.23%) IP Telephony
7 3 (3.23%) NAS
7 3 (3.23%) Skype
7 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.15%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.15%) SMS
9 1 (1.08%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.38%) Power BI
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) JIRA
General
1 11 (11.83%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (15.05%) Analyst
2 13 (13.98%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (13.98%) Support Engineer
3 10 (10.75%) Desktop Support
3 10 (10.75%) Support Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 9 (9.68%) Architect
5 8 (8.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Consultant
5 8 (8.60%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.53%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (7.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (6.45%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) IT Support
7 6 (6.45%) Office 365 Manager
8 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (5.38%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.30%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.23%) Clustering
3 3 (3.23%) iPad
4 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.15%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 61 (65.59%) Windows
2 31 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 24 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 12 (12.90%) Windows Server
5 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (7.53%) Linux
7 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
9 3 (3.23%) Android
9 3 (3.23%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (12.90%) ITIL
2 9 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (7.53%) Migration
3 7 (7.53%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (6.45%) CRM
4 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (5.38%) Change Management
5 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (5.38%) Service Management
6 4 (4.30%) Analytics
6 4 (4.30%) Campaign Management
6 4 (4.30%) Coaching
6 4 (4.30%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (4.30%) Project Management
6 4 (4.30%) Server Patching
6 4 (4.30%) Service Design
6 4 (4.30%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.75%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.30%) SQL
3 3 (3.23%) R
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (17.20%) MCSE
3 12 (12.90%) MCP
4 9 (9.68%) MCDST
5 4 (4.30%) APMG
5 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.23%) MCSA
6 3 (3.23%) MOS
7 1 (1.08%) APMP
7 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.15%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) GDPR
System Software
1 46 (49.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (8.60%) Hyper-V
3 6 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (4.30%) KVM
4 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (4.30%) vSphere
5 3 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.15%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.15%) XenApp
7 1 (1.08%) Firmware
7 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (27.96%) SCCM
2 6 (6.45%) SCOM
3 4 (4.30%) Malwarebytes
3 4 (4.30%) WSUS
4 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (2.15%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (47.31%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.35%) Citrix
3 10 (10.75%) VMware
4 6 (6.45%) Wyse
5 5 (5.38%) HP
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco
7 3 (3.23%) Apple
7 3 (3.23%) Avaya
7 3 (3.23%) Polycom
7 3 (3.23%) Spiceworks
8 2 (2.15%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.08%) Altiris
9 1 (1.08%) Aruba
9 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
9 1 (1.08%) CommVault
9 1 (1.08%) Dell
9 1 (1.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.08%) Qualys
9 1 (1.08%) Reuters
9 1 (1.08%) SAP