Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 17 November 2017 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 > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 -17 -9
Contract jobs citing Office 365 28 24 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.66% 1.86% 3.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.88% 29.27% 54.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 30
West Sussex median daily rate £173 £400 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.88% +37.34% +35.47%
10th Percentile £108 £228 £133
90th Percentile £475 £558 £456
South East median daily rate £345 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -8.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 6
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.63 - £16.00
10th Percentile £15.75 - £13.38
90th Percentile £21.25 - £17.38
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.68% +42.79%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 128 82 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.14% 6.36% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 55 54
West Sussex median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +81.82%
10th Percentile £125 £288 £138
90th Percentile £738 £550 £559
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 6
West Sussex median hourly rate £18.50 - £16.00
10th Percentile £15.75 - £13.38
90th Percentile £45.00 - £17.38
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in West Sussex

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Office 365 in West Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in West Sussex

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in West Sussex

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 in West Sussex.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in West Sussex

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Crawley +7 18 £144 -61.67% 1
Horsham 0 4 £275 -47.62%
Haywards Heath - 2 - -
Burgess Hill - 1 £235 -
Gatwick - 1 £450 -
Office 365
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
3 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 20 (71.43%) MS Exchange
5 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Office
7 12 (42.86%) ITIL
8 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (35.71%) Citrix
10 9 (32.14%) DNS
10 9 (32.14%) DHCP
11 8 (28.57%) Service Management
11 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (28.57%) IP Telephony
11 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
11 8 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
12 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
12 7 (25.00%) HP
12 7 (25.00%) LAN
13 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (21.43%) Dell
13 6 (21.43%) SEO
13 6 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (17.86%) VMware
14 5 (17.86%) SLA
15 4 (14.29%) SAN
15 4 (14.29%) WAN

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 20 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.57%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) DHCP
1 9 (32.14%) DNS
2 8 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 8 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (14.29%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (10.71%) 3G
5 3 (10.71%) 4G
5 3 (10.71%) ADSL
5 3 (10.71%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) VLAN
5 3 (10.71%) VPN
5 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (7.14%) Skype
7 1 (3.57%) Network Security
7 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
2 1 (3.57%) Power BI
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Support
4 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) IT Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) .NET
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) CMDB
1 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Social Media
3 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
7 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (10.71%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 8 (28.57%) Service Management
3 6 (21.43%) SEO
4 3 (10.71%) Break/Fix
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Actionable Customer Insight
6 1 (3.57%) Actionable Insight
6 1 (3.57%) Customer Insight
6 1 (3.57%) Document Management
6 1 (3.57%) Ethnography
6 1 (3.57%) Human Factors
6 1 (3.57%) Line Management
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Metadata Management
6 1 (3.57%) Records Management
6 1 (3.57%) Server Building
6 1 (3.57%) Usability Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Webhook
6 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
1 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCITP
2 3 (10.71%) MCP
2 3 (10.71%) MCSA
2 3 (10.71%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) XenServer
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) Citrix
3 7 (25.00%) HP
4 6 (21.43%) Dell
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Draytek
6 3 (10.71%) Kaseya
6 3 (10.71%) SonicWALL
6 3 (10.71%) Symantec
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) Google
7 1 (3.57%) Remedy