Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 34 46
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 0
Contract jobs citing Office 365 110 67 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.90% 5.15% 4.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.82% 30.73% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 43 43
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £108 £167 £203
90th Percentile £575 £548 £513
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £43.75 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% - -
South West median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +24.29% +16.67% -5.54%

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 482 218 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 25.87% 16.77% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 154 98
Wiltshire median daily rate £500 £474 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.54% +25.00% -14.59%
10th Percentile £193 £304 £218
90th Percentile £675 £600 £566
South West median daily rate £468 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.84% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.25 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.43% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -61.11% +38.46%

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 22 August 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 August 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
Swindon +7 63 £338 +3.85% 12
Chippenham -4 11 £123 -45.56% 5
Corsham -26 11 £525 +5.00% 1
Malmesbury - 3 - -
Salisbury -4 2 - - 1
Melksham - 2 - -
Trowbridge - 1 £288 -
Office 365
South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 75 (68.18%) Windows
2 48 (43.64%) Microsoft
3 45 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 34 (30.91%) Windows 7
5 30 (27.27%) Azure
6 29 (26.36%) Windows 10
7 26 (23.64%) Windows Server
7 26 (23.64%) ITIL
8 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
9 22 (20.00%) Migration
10 20 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 18 (16.36%) SC Cleared
12 17 (15.45%) Windows 8
12 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (15.45%) VMware
13 16 (14.55%) SCCM
14 15 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 14 (12.73%) Windows XP
15 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
16 13 (11.82%) Service Management
17 11 (10.00%) Public Sector
18 10 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
18 10 (9.09%) Linux
19 9 (8.18%) ITSM
19 9 (8.18%) DV Cleared
20 8 (7.27%) PowerShell
20 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
20 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
20 8 (7.27%) Finance

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 20 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 15 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.27%) SharePoint
4 7 (6.36%) IIS
5 5 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.91%) Aareon QL
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 30 (27.27%) Azure
2 7 (6.36%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (4.55%) IaaS
3 5 (4.55%) PaaS
4 4 (3.64%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
2 8 (7.27%) DHCP
2 8 (7.27%) DNS
3 7 (6.36%) SAN
4 6 (5.45%) Skype
5 4 (3.64%) Firewall
6 3 (2.73%) Internet
6 3 (2.73%) NAS
7 2 (1.82%) Wireless
8 1 (0.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 11 (10.00%) Public Sector
2 8 (7.27%) Finance
2 8 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.36%) Electronics
3 7 (6.36%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.36%) Marketing
4 3 (2.73%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (19.09%) Support Engineer
2 19 (17.27%) Architect
3 15 (13.64%) Desktop Engineer
4 14 (12.73%) Desktop Support
4 14 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) IT Support
6 10 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (9.09%) Analyst
6 10 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 9 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (6.36%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 7 (6.36%) IT Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.55%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) .NET
1 6 (5.45%) XML
2 3 (2.73%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.82%) LDAP
3 2 (1.82%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.36%) Clustering
1 7 (6.36%) Driving Licence
1 7 (6.36%) Smartphone
2 3 (2.73%) User Experience
3 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.91%) Learning Management System
3 1 (0.91%) NHS
3 1 (0.91%) PKI
3 1 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 75 (68.18%) Windows
2 34 (30.91%) Windows 7
3 29 (26.36%) Windows 10
4 26 (23.64%) Windows Server
5 17 (15.45%) Windows 8
5 17 (15.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (12.73%) Windows XP
7 10 (9.09%) Linux
8 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (23.64%) ITIL
2 22 (20.00%) Migration
3 15 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (11.82%) Service Management
5 9 (8.18%) ITSM
6 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.36%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (6.36%) Performance Testing
7 7 (6.36%) Programme Management
7 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.36%) Service Design
8 6 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (5.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (4.55%) Application Packaging
9 5 (4.55%) ArchiMate
9 5 (4.55%) Break/Fix
9 5 (4.55%) Records Management
10 4 (3.64%) Integration Testing
10 4 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.27%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.55%) C
3 2 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.36%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.18%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.55%) Degree
5 3 (2.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.82%) CISA
6 2 (1.82%) CISM
6 2 (1.82%) CISSP
6 2 (1.82%) CRISC
7 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.91%) HND
7 1 (0.91%) MCSE
7 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 5 (4.55%) PMO
3 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 45 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.36%) Hyper-V
2 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.73%) DFS Replication
4 2 (1.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (14.55%) SCCM
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (3.64%) WSUS
4 2 (1.82%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 48 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.45%) VMware
3 7 (6.36%) HP
3 7 (6.36%) SAP
4 6 (5.45%) ServiceNow
5 5 (4.55%) CommVault
6 4 (3.64%) Apple
6 4 (3.64%) Oracle
6 4 (3.64%) Proofpoint
7 3 (2.73%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.73%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (1.82%) Citrix
8 2 (1.82%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.82%) NetIQ
8 2 (1.82%) Remedy
9 1 (0.91%) Aareon
9 1 (0.91%) Adobe
9 1 (0.91%) Altiris