The table below looks at the statistics for Office 365 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Office 365 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
South West / Bristol
Rank 32 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +2
Contract jobs citing Office 365 41 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 4.84% 1.01% 0.68%
As % of the Cloud Services category 50.62% 17.31% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 6 5
Median daily rate £345 £250 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £15.00 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +23.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
81 52 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.56% 5.85% 3.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 46 31
Median daily rate £385 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £125.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -86.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Office 365
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Office 365 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Office 365 Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Office 365
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Office 365 Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Office 365 across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Office 365 Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Office 365
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Office 365 Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Office 365
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 36 (53.73%) Active Directory
3 25 (37.31%) Windows 7
4 24 (35.82%) MS Office
4 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
5 17 (25.37%) VMware
5 17 (25.37%) SCCM
6 15 (22.39%) Migration
7 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
8 13 (19.40%) Finance
9 12 (17.91%) Incident Management
9 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
9 12 (17.91%) VPN
9 12 (17.91%) DNS
9 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
10 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (16.42%) Dell
11 10 (14.93%) ITIL
12 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
13 8 (11.94%) Thin Client
13 8 (11.94%) WAN
13 8 (11.94%) DHCP
13 8 (11.94%) VMware ESX
13 8 (11.94%) Wyse
13 8 (11.94%) Microsoft App-V
13 8 (11.94%) AppSense
13 8 (11.94%) Windows 10
13 8 (11.94%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (11.94%) Skype for Business

Office 365
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 12 (17.91%) SharePoint
2 8 (11.94%) Skype for Business
3 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.48%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.49%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (35.82%) MS Office
2 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.91%) DNS
1 12 (17.91%) VPN
2 8 (11.94%) DHCP
2 8 (11.94%) WAN
3 5 (7.46%) Firewall
4 4 (5.97%) LAN
5 3 (4.48%) Wireless
6 2 (2.99%) MPLS
6 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.49%) BGP
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.49%) OSPF
7 1 (1.49%) PABX
7 1 (1.49%) PPP
7 1 (1.49%) SAN
7 1 (1.49%) SNMP
7 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.99%) Kalido
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Analyst
2 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.93%) IT Engineer
3 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
4 8 (11.94%) IT Support
4 8 (11.94%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (8.96%) Citrix Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Office 365 Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Active Directory Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Cloud Specialist
7 4 (5.97%) Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.48%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.49%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) Fat Client
2 8 (11.94%) Thin Client
3 7 (10.45%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.45%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.48%) RSA SecurID
4 3 (4.48%) Smartphone
5 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (58.21%) Windows
2 25 (37.31%) Windows 7
3 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.94%) Windows 10
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (5.97%) Android
8 1 (1.49%) CentOS
8 1 (1.49%) Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Migration
2 12 (17.91%) Incident Management
3 10 (14.93%) ITIL
4 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
5 7 (10.45%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.96%) Change Management
7 4 (5.97%) MVVM
8 3 (4.48%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.48%) ITSM
8 3 (4.48%) Project Management
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (2.99%) Asset Management
9 2 (2.99%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.99%) Service Management
9 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
9 2 (2.99%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.49%) Time Management
10 1 (1.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.49%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (53.73%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (11.94%) Virtual Desktop
2 8 (11.94%) VMware ESX
2 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.94%) XenApp
2 8 (11.94%) XenDesktop
3 4 (5.97%) ISA Server
4 3 (4.48%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.49%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (25.37%) VMware
3 11 (16.42%) Dell
4 8 (11.94%) AppSense
4 8 (11.94%) Wyse
5 7 (10.45%) Citrix
6 6 (8.96%) Cisco
7 5 (7.46%) HP
8 4 (5.97%) Apple
8 4 (5.97%) CheckPoint
8 4 (5.97%) Xerox
9 3 (4.48%) Lotus
9 3 (4.48%) Symantec
9 3 (4.48%) Toshiba
10 2 (2.99%) Google
10 2 (2.99%) Intel
10 2 (2.99%) IronPort
10 2 (2.99%) Polycom
10 2 (2.99%) RightFax
10 2 (2.99%) Snow