Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 August 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 39 49
Rank change year-on-year +7 +10 +25
Contract jobs citing Office 365 66 53 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.24% 3.97% 3.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.84% 41.73% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 46
Wiltshire median daily rate £325 £344 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% -33.89% +48.57%
10th Percentile £170 £203 £168
90th Percentile £546 £513 £1,000
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -9.09% -17.50%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 201 127 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 15.97% 9.52% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 94 74
Wiltshire median daily rate £453 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.03% -13.33% +28.57%
10th Percentile £260 £215 £258
90th Percentile £603 £571 £668
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - -
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -63.16% +46.15% +160.00%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Wiltshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Wiltshire

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Wiltshire

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Wiltshire

Office 365
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Swindon +10 38 £325 -13.33% 2
Corsham +10 11 £475 +105.41%
Chippenham - 5 £225 - 2
Salisbury - 1 £375 -
Office 365
South West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
3 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 24 (36.36%) Windows 10
4 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
5 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
5 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
8 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
9 12 (18.18%) SCCM
10 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (15.15%) LAN
11 10 (15.15%) WAN
11 10 (15.15%) Finance
12 9 (13.64%) SQL
12 9 (13.64%) Linux
12 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
12 9 (13.64%) Migration
12 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Intune
13 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
14 7 (10.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 7 (10.61%) Android
14 7 (10.61%) HP
14 7 (10.61%) Novell
14 7 (10.61%) Blackberry

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 13 (19.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (10.61%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.03%) IIS
6 1 (1.52%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.15%) LAN
1 10 (15.15%) WAN
2 6 (9.09%) Skype
3 3 (4.55%) Intranet
4 2 (3.03%) Network Security
4 2 (3.03%) SAN
5 1 (1.52%) IP Telephony
5 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MSI
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Banking
2 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Military
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Desktop Support
1 14 (21.21%) Support Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Consultant
4 7 (10.61%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) IT Support
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) IT Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Security Consultant
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 3 (4.55%) CSS
1 3 (4.55%) HTML
1 3 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.61%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.03%) CESG
3 2 (3.03%) NHS
4 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) PKI
4 1 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 40 (60.61%) Windows
2 24 (36.36%) Windows 10
3 21 (31.82%) Windows 7
4 17 (25.76%) Windows Server
5 11 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.64%) Linux
7 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (10.61%) Android
8 7 (10.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 6 (9.09%) Mac OS
9 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
10 4 (6.06%) Windows XP
11 2 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (13.64%) Migration
2 8 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 6 (9.09%) Project Management
3 6 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 6 (9.09%) Scrum
4 5 (7.58%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (7.58%) Decision-Making
4 5 (7.58%) Information Exploitation
4 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (7.58%) Software Deployment
5 4 (6.06%) Application Packaging
5 4 (6.06%) Integration Testing
5 4 (6.06%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (6.06%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (4.55%) Software Delivery
6 3 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) SQL
2 6 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.55%) C
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.55%) TypeScript
4 2 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.64%) SC Cleared
3 5 (7.58%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (3.03%) Degree
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCDST
5 1 (1.52%) MCP
5 1 (1.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (4.55%) PMO
3 2 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.03%) Xen
4 1 (1.52%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) SCCM
2 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Intune
3 7 (10.61%) ZENworks
4 6 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
5 5 (7.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (3.03%) SCOM
6 2 (3.03%) SCSM
6 2 (3.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.52%) Nessus
7 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.61%) HP
2 7 (10.61%) Micro Focus
2 7 (10.61%) Novell
3 6 (9.09%) Symantec
4 5 (7.58%) Citrix
4 5 (7.58%) VMware
5 3 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (3.03%) Cisco
6 2 (3.03%) ESRI
6 2 (3.03%) NetApp
6 2 (3.03%) Northgate
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle
6 2 (3.03%) Sophos
7 1 (1.52%) Pegasus