Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 21 October 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 > Bristol
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 43 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 +25
Contract jobs citing Office 365 105 78 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.06% 4.11% 3.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 23.54% 31.20% 30.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 61 43
Bristol median daily rate £350 £255 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.25% -27.14% +180.00%
10th Percentile £113 £123 £140
90th Percentile £475 £500 £624
South West median daily rate £350 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +16.67% -17.24% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.25 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +914.49% +13.04% -17.51%
10th Percentile £60.83 £13.75 £10.85
90th Percentile £187.50 £18.75 £30.05
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.26
% change year-on-year +9.38% +4.85% -17.51%

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 Bristol with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 446 250 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 21.49% 13.19% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 193 157
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £276 £165 £261
90th Percentile £530 £538 £605
South West median daily rate £425 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +914.49% -46.92% +75.68%
10th Percentile £60.83 £13.75 £11.95
90th Percentile £187.50 £38.75 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -46.15% +109.68%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Bristol

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 in Bristol

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Bristol

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Bristol

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 56 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 49 (46.67%) Windows
3 43 (40.95%) Active Directory
4 33 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 32 (30.48%) Migration
6 24 (22.86%) Windows 10
7 23 (21.90%) SCCM
7 23 (21.90%) VMware
7 23 (21.90%) Windows Server
8 19 (18.10%) WAN
9 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 15 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 15 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 14 (13.33%) Risk Management
12 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Office
12 13 (12.38%) Skype
12 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (11.43%) OneDrive
13 12 (11.43%) Project Management
13 12 (11.43%) PRINCE
13 12 (11.43%) Citrix
14 11 (10.48%) CRM
14 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
14 11 (10.48%) Project Planning
15 10 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
15 10 (9.52%) Skype for Business
15 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification

Office 365
Co-occurring 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 15 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.90%) IIS
6 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.43%) OneDrive
3 11 (10.48%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.90%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.95%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.95%) G Suite
7 1 (0.95%) SaaS
7 1 (0.95%) Slack
7 1 (0.95%) Trello
7 1 (0.95%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.10%) WAN
2 13 (12.38%) Skype
3 8 (7.62%) NetScaler
4 7 (6.67%) DNS
4 7 (6.67%) Firewall
5 5 (4.76%) DHCP
5 5 (4.76%) LAN
5 5 (4.76%) NAS
5 5 (4.76%) SAN
6 4 (3.81%) SMS
7 3 (2.86%) Wireless
8 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.95%) ADSL
9 1 (0.95%) BGP
9 1 (0.95%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.95%) MPLS
9 1 (0.95%) OSPF
9 1 (0.95%) VoIP
9 1 (0.95%) VPN
9 1 (0.95%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.71%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.95%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.90%) Subversion
2 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (5.71%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (12.38%) Project Manager
2 12 (11.43%) Consultant
2 12 (11.43%) Support Engineer
3 11 (10.48%) Analyst
3 11 (10.48%) Architect
4 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Administrator
5 7 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 7 (6.67%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.71%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.71%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (4.76%) Citrix Specialist
7 5 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.71%) REST
1 6 (5.71%) SOAP
2 2 (1.90%) CSS
2 2 (1.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.71%) Fat Client
1 6 (5.71%) Thin Client
2 3 (2.86%) PKI
3 2 (1.90%) Clustering
3 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.90%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.90%) Replication
4 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.95%) iPad
4 1 (0.95%) iPhone
4 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.95%) User Experience
4 1 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 49 (46.67%) Windows
2 24 (22.86%) Windows 10
3 23 (21.90%) Windows Server
4 15 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 13 (12.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (8.57%) Linux
8 3 (2.86%) Unix
9 2 (1.90%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.90%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Migration
2 16 (15.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 14 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 12 (11.43%) PRINCE
5 12 (11.43%) Project Management
6 11 (10.48%) CRM
6 11 (10.48%) Project Planning
7 10 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (7.62%) Data Migration
8 8 (7.62%) ITIL
9 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.71%) Application Virtualisation
10 6 (5.71%) Case Management
10 6 (5.71%) ERP
10 6 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (5.71%) TOGAF
10 6 (5.71%) UML
10 6 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.86%) Python
2 3 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.95%) MCSA
3 1 (0.95%) MCT
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.95%) GDPR
System Software
1 43 (40.95%) Active Directory
2 10 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 9 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (7.62%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (7.62%) XenApp
5 6 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (5.71%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.95%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.95%) NFS
6 1 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (21.90%) SCCM
2 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.86%) SCOM
4 2 (1.90%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.90%) VMware
3 12 (11.43%) Citrix
4 6 (5.71%) CA
4 6 (5.71%) Cisco
4 6 (5.71%) Ivanti
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle
4 6 (5.71%) Wyse
5 4 (3.81%) IronPort
5 4 (3.81%) RightFax
5 4 (3.81%) SAP
6 3 (2.86%) HP
6 3 (2.86%) Sophos
7 2 (1.90%) IBM
7 2 (1.90%) Splunk
8 1 (0.95%) Brocade
8 1 (0.95%) Google
8 1 (0.95%) Meraki
8 1 (0.95%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.95%) WatchGuard