Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 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 > Bristol
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 33 47 47
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 +19
Contract jobs citing Office 365 116 58 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.75% 3.37% 3.69%
As % of the Cloud Services category 22.66% 22.66% 35.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 39 46
Bristol median daily rate £385 £314 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.61% -8.99% -1.43%
10th Percentile £115 £172 £256
90th Percentile £482 £493 £641
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £345
% change year-on-year +7.69% -5.80% -1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year +14.29% +18.64% -26.25%

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 512 256 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 25.38% 14.87% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 191 124
Bristol median daily rate £475 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +17.24%
10th Percentile £312 £263 £281
90th Percentile £625 £575 £625
South West median daily rate £471 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +7.71% +9.38% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Bristol median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -59.04% +147.76%
South West median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +17.14% -61.11% +143.24%

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 23 April 2019.

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
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

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 Bristol region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
Avonmouth - 2 £394 -
Office 365
South West

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 69 (59.48%) Windows
2 54 (46.55%) Microsoft
3 52 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 37 (31.90%) SharePoint
6 36 (31.03%) Windows Server
7 31 (26.72%) Windows 7
8 30 (25.86%) Windows 10
8 30 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
9 28 (24.14%) SCCM
10 22 (18.97%) PowerShell
11 19 (16.38%) Skype
11 19 (16.38%) VMware
12 16 (13.79%) Firewall
12 16 (13.79%) Migration
12 16 (13.79%) Citrix
13 15 (12.93%) MS Exchange
13 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (12.07%) SQL
15 13 (11.21%) Skype for Business
16 11 (9.48%) SLA
16 11 (9.48%) Hyper-V
17 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (8.62%) Fat Client
17 10 (8.62%) Ivanti
17 10 (8.62%) Apple iOS
17 10 (8.62%) Thin Client
17 10 (8.62%) Wyse
17 10 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
17 10 (8.62%) Application Virtualisation

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 37 (31.90%) SharePoint
2 15 (12.93%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.21%) Skype for Business
4 4 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.59%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.86%) Confluence
7 1 (0.86%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.86%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 30 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.31%) OneDrive
4 2 (1.72%) IaaS
4 2 (1.72%) Yammer
5 1 (0.86%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.86%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.86%) PaaS
5 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.38%) Skype
2 16 (13.79%) Firewall
3 9 (7.76%) LAN
4 8 (6.90%) VPN
5 7 (6.03%) NetScaler
5 7 (6.03%) SAN
5 7 (6.03%) WAN
6 4 (3.45%) Unified Communications
7 3 (2.59%) DNS
7 3 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.72%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (1.72%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.72%) Wireless
9 1 (0.86%) DHCP
9 1 (0.86%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.86%) MPLS
9 1 (0.86%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (4.31%) JIRA
2 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (5.17%) Finance
2 4 (3.45%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Law
4 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (16.38%) Consultant
2 16 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 15 (12.93%) Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 9 (7.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Desktop Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Service Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) 1st Line Support
8 6 (5.17%) Architect
8 6 (5.17%) Desktop Support
8 6 (5.17%) Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Office 365 Consultant
8 6 (5.17%) SharePoint Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) LDAP
2 2 (1.72%) CSS
2 2 (1.72%) HTML
2 2 (1.72%) RESTful
3 1 (0.86%) .NET
3 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.86%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) Fat Client
1 10 (8.62%) Thin Client
2 7 (6.03%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.17%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 69 (59.48%) Windows
2 36 (31.03%) Windows Server
3 31 (26.72%) Windows 7
4 30 (25.86%) Windows 10
5 15 (12.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.62%) Apple iOS
7 9 (7.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (6.03%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.79%) Migration
2 10 (8.62%) Application Virtualisation
3 9 (7.76%) ITIL
4 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (6.03%) Break/Fix
5 7 (6.03%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (5.17%) Server Management
6 6 (5.17%) Virtual Environments
7 5 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.31%) Change Management
7 5 (4.31%) Data Management
7 5 (4.31%) Scrum
8 4 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.59%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (2.59%) DevOps
9 3 (2.59%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.59%) Information Security
9 3 (2.59%) Network Management
9 3 (2.59%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.97%) PowerShell
2 14 (12.07%) SQL
3 1 (0.86%) C#
3 1 (0.86%) Python
3 1 (0.86%) Ruby
3 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.59%) CCNA
4 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.86%) Degree
6 1 (0.86%) ISEB
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 4 (3.45%) QA
3 3 (2.59%) GDPR
3 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.86%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.48%) Hyper-V
3 10 (8.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (7.76%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (6.90%) XenApp
6 7 (6.03%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 28 (24.14%) SCCM
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 54 (46.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.38%) VMware
3 16 (13.79%) Citrix
4 10 (8.62%) Ivanti
4 10 (8.62%) Wyse
5 7 (6.03%) ServiceNow
6 6 (5.17%) CA
7 5 (4.31%) Cisco
8 4 (3.45%) Dell
9 3 (2.59%) Sony
9 3 (2.59%) Veeam
10 2 (1.72%) Sonus
11 1 (0.86%) Adobe
11 1 (0.86%) Barracuda Networks
11 1 (0.86%) IBM
11 1 (0.86%) NEC
11 1 (0.86%) NetApp
11 1 (0.86%) Oracle
11 1 (0.86%) SAP
11 1 (0.86%) Workday