Period
to 14 October 2019

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 14 October 2019 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
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 44 43
Rank change year-on-year +3 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing Office 365 105 157 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.94% 4.87% 4.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.56% 20.00% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 118 81
Surrey median daily rate £365 £374 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.41% +11.64% +4.69%
10th Percentile £156 £132 £131
90th Percentile £610 £554 £500
South East median daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -2.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Surrey median hourly rate £50.75 £16.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +217.19% +60.00% -33.33%
South East median hourly rate £65.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +271.43% +16.67% -14.29%

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 721 785 505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.90% 24.34% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 506 583 382
Surrey median daily rate £480 £465 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +8.14% +1.65%
10th Percentile £286 £305 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +212.50% +60.00% -33.33%
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +157.14% +6.06% -15.86%

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 14 October 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Surrey over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 October 2019. 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
Guildford +25 17 £225 +106.90% 13
Sunbury-on-Thames -12 17 £590 +29.67% 4
Leatherhead +11 12 £165 +13.79% 5
Woking -9 7 £406 +138.97% 5
Staines +17 5 £338 -35.71%
Redhill +25 4 £300 -35.14% 2
Epsom -1 4 - - 5
Egham -5 3 £450 -25.00% 3
Reigate +1 2 - - 3
Godalming -2 2 £365 +43.14% 5
Farnham - 2 - - 4
Weybridge +8 1 £165 -
Addlestone 0 1 £250 -28.57%
Chertsey - 1 £275 - 6
Esher - 1 £145 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 54 (51.43%) Windows
2 53 (50.48%) Microsoft
3 49 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
5 27 (25.71%) Windows 10
6 25 (23.81%) Migration
7 24 (22.86%) Windows 7
8 23 (21.90%) Azure
9 21 (20.00%) ITIL
10 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
10 18 (17.14%) Windows Server
11 15 (14.29%) Skype
12 14 (13.33%) Skype for Business
13 13 (12.38%) Finance
13 13 (12.38%) VMware
13 13 (12.38%) MS Exchange
13 13 (12.38%) SCCM
14 12 (11.43%) Windows 8
14 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 11 (10.48%) IaaS
16 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
16 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (9.52%) SLA
17 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
17 9 (8.57%) SQL
17 9 (8.57%) Citrix
17 9 (8.57%) Firewall
17 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Intune
18 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010

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 14 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 13 (12.38%) MS Exchange
3 8 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.81%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.90%) Azure
2 11 (10.48%) IaaS
3 8 (7.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (6.67%) AWS
5 5 (4.76%) PaaS
6 3 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.86%) Mimecast
6 3 (2.86%) Yammer
7 2 (1.90%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.90%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.90%) Slack
8 1 (0.95%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.95%) SaaS
8 1 (0.95%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.29%) Skype
2 9 (8.57%) Firewall
3 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.76%) VoIP
5 4 (3.81%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.81%) DNS
5 4 (3.81%) H.323
5 4 (3.81%) ISDN
5 4 (3.81%) WAN
6 3 (2.86%) DHCP
6 3 (2.86%) LAN
6 3 (2.86%) SAN
6 3 (2.86%) Wireless
7 2 (1.90%) HTTP
7 2 (1.90%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.90%) SMTP
7 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.95%) Internet
8 1 (0.95%) NAS
8 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (12.38%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Advertising
2 2 (1.90%) Marketing
3 1 (0.95%) Law
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (17.14%) Architect
2 17 (16.19%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 14 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 12 (11.43%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (9.52%) Consultant
7 9 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (8.57%) Administrator
8 8 (7.62%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 8 (7.62%) Desktop Support
9 7 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) Office 365 Consultant
9 7 (6.67%) Office 365 Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Digital Architect
10 6 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
10 6 (5.71%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.71%) Service Desk Support
11 5 (4.76%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.95%) .NET
1 1 (0.95%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.62%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.67%) Digital Signage
3 6 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.71%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.76%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.90%) PMI
6 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.95%) Clustering
7 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.95%) Fibre Optics
7 1 (0.95%) Handset
7 1 (0.95%) iPad
7 1 (0.95%) iPhone
7 1 (0.95%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 54 (51.43%) Windows
2 27 (25.71%) Windows 10
3 24 (22.86%) Windows 7
4 18 (17.14%) Windows Server
5 12 (11.43%) Windows 8
6 6 (5.71%) Android
6 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
7 4 (3.81%) Linux
8 2 (1.90%) Mac OS
8 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.95%) CentOS
9 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.81%) Migration
2 21 (20.00%) ITIL
3 10 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (7.62%) People Management
5 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.67%) Service Management
6 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.81%) Analytics
7 4 (3.81%) DevOps
8 3 (2.86%) Break/Fix
8 3 (2.86%) Change Management
8 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.86%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (2.86%) Data Science
8 3 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (2.86%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.86%) Presales
8 3 (2.86%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.57%) SQL
3 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.90%) Python
4 1 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.62%) MCSE
3 6 (5.71%) CCNA
3 6 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.76%) Degree
5 3 (2.86%) APMG
5 3 (2.86%) CCNP
5 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.90%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.90%) MCDST
6 2 (1.90%) MCITP
6 2 (1.90%) MCP
6 2 (1.90%) MCSA
6 2 (1.90%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.90%) OSCP
6 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.90%) SSCP
6 2 (1.90%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) NIST
3 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 49 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.95%) Docker
5 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.95%) vSphere
5 1 (0.95%) XenApp
5 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (12.38%) SCCM
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.90%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.90%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.90%) PaperCut
3 2 (1.90%) SCOM
3 2 (1.90%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.90%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.95%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 53 (50.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) VMware
3 9 (8.57%) Citrix
4 8 (7.62%) Cisco
5 7 (6.67%) ServiceNow
6 6 (5.71%) McAfee
7 4 (3.81%) CommVault
7 4 (3.81%) Dell
7 4 (3.81%) HP
7 4 (3.81%) Ivanti
7 4 (3.81%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.86%) Apple
8 3 (2.86%) Avaya
8 3 (2.86%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (2.86%) Mitel
8 3 (2.86%) Oracle
8 3 (2.86%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.90%) CyberArk
9 2 (1.90%) FireEye
9 2 (1.90%) Varonis