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 3 months to 22 June 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 West / Bristol
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 32 59
Rank change year-on-year -18 +27  
Contract jobs citing Office 365 23 39 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.72% 4.59% 1.54%
As % of the Cloud Services category 27.38% 39.80% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 13
Median daily rate £350 £375 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +212.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £380 £320
% change year-on-year -7.89% +18.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.60 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.73% +0.68%  

Office 365 is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 84 98 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 9.92% 11.53% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 80 56
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol citing Office 365 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 36 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 22 (35.48%) Microsoft Office
5 17 (27.42%) VMware
5 17 (27.42%) Windows Server
6 16 (25.81%) SCCM
7 14 (22.58%) Dell
7 14 (22.58%) DNS
8 13 (20.97%) Migration
8 13 (20.97%) Finance
8 13 (20.97%) Incident Management
9 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
10 11 (17.74%) VPN
11 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (14.52%) Skype for Business
12 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
12 9 (14.52%) WAN
12 9 (14.52%) DHCP
12 9 (14.52%) Change Management
13 8 (12.90%) HP
13 8 (12.90%) Citrix
13 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
13 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
14 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (11.29%) XenApp

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 9 (14.52%) Skype for Business
2 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.45%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.23%) IBM Domino
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 22 (35.48%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.23%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.58%) DNS
2 11 (17.74%) VPN
3 9 (14.52%) DHCP
3 9 (14.52%) WAN
4 6 (9.68%) Firewall
5 5 (8.06%) LAN
6 3 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (4.84%) Wireless
7 2 (3.23%) MPLS
7 2 (3.23%) Skype
8 1 (1.61%) BGP
8 1 (1.61%) Broadband
8 1 (1.61%) HSRP
8 1 (1.61%) Intranet
8 1 (1.61%) OSPF
8 1 (1.61%) PABX
8 1 (1.61%) PPP
8 1 (1.61%) SAN
8 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.23%) Kalido
1 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
4 6 (9.68%) Active Directory Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Citrix Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (6.45%) IT Support
6 4 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
7 3 (4.84%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Help Desk Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) IT Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Messaging Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Office 365 Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) .NET
2 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Fat Client
2 7 (11.29%) Thin Client
2 7 (11.29%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (8.06%) Data Centre
5 4 (6.45%) Public Cloud
6 3 (4.84%) RSA SecurID
6 3 (4.84%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.23%) Digital Signage
8 1 (1.61%) AS400
8 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.61%) iPhone
8 1 (1.61%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Windows
2 17 (27.42%) Windows Server
3 12 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
5 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (8.06%) Android
8 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Incident Management
1 13 (20.97%) Migration
2 9 (14.52%) Change Management
3 6 (9.68%) ITIL
4 4 (6.45%) Business Continuity
4 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 4 (6.45%) ITIL V3
4 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.84%) Break/Fix
5 3 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.84%) ITSM
5 3 (4.84%) Project Management
6 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.23%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (3.23%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.23%) Service Design
6 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.61%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Degree
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.23%) MCSE
2 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (11.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 7 (11.29%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (11.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.29%) XenApp
2 7 (11.29%) XenDesktop
3 5 (8.06%) ISA Server
4 4 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (3.23%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 16 (25.81%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) SCOM
2 4 (6.45%) SCOrch
3 2 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.61%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) VMware
3 14 (22.58%) Dell
4 8 (12.90%) Citrix
4 8 (12.90%) HP
5 7 (11.29%) AppSense
5 7 (11.29%) Wyse
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco
7 4 (6.45%) IBM
7 4 (6.45%) Intel
7 4 (6.45%) IronPort
7 4 (6.45%) Lotus
7 4 (6.45%) RightFax
7 4 (6.45%) Xerox
8 3 (4.84%) Apple
8 3 (4.84%) Symantec
8 3 (4.84%) Toshiba
9 2 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.23%) Google
9 2 (3.23%) Pegasus
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