Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +39
Contract jobs citing Office 365 73 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.83% 3.40% 3.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.10% 31.02% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 48 50
Bristol median daily rate £338 £288 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -21.23% +192.00%
10th Percentile £144 £151 £247
90th Percentile £475 £500 £621
South West median daily rate £325 £325 £375
% change year-on-year - -13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 - £15.26
10th Percentile £61.70 - £10.85
90th Percentile £187.50 - £30.05
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.88
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.54% -29.42%

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 346 187 195
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 18.15% 10.96% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 142 161
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £275 £257 £310
90th Percentile £525 £525 £620
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £61.70 - £11.95
90th Percentile £187.50 - £42.50
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -61.11% +38.46% +85.71%

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 20 August 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 20 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
2 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
3 32 (43.84%) Windows
4 30 (41.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 22 (30.14%) Migration
6 18 (24.66%) VMware
7 17 (23.29%) Windows Server
8 15 (20.55%) Windows 10
9 14 (19.18%) SCCM
10 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
11 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
11 12 (16.44%) Skype
11 12 (16.44%) OneDrive
12 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 11 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (15.07%) Citrix
13 9 (12.33%) ITIL
13 9 (12.33%) DNS
13 9 (12.33%) Firewall
13 9 (12.33%) CRM
13 9 (12.33%) Skype for Business
13 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (10.96%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
14 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Office
15 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
15 7 (9.59%) UML
15 7 (9.59%) PowerShell

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 13 (17.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (12.33%) Skype for Business
3 8 (10.96%) MS Exchange
4 6 (8.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (41.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (16.44%) OneDrive
3 11 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (9.59%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (4.11%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (4.11%) Yammer
6 2 (2.74%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.37%) Basecamp
7 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.37%) G Suite
7 1 (1.37%) SaaS
7 1 (1.37%) Slack
7 1 (1.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) Skype
2 9 (12.33%) DNS
2 9 (12.33%) Firewall
3 6 (8.22%) DHCP
3 6 (8.22%) LAN
3 6 (8.22%) NAS
3 6 (8.22%) NetScaler
3 6 (8.22%) SAN
3 6 (8.22%) WAN
4 4 (5.48%) SMS
5 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.11%) Wireless
6 2 (2.74%) VPN
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.37%) Intranet
7 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
7 1 (1.37%) Network Security
7 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
3 1 (1.37%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Advertising
2 1 (1.37%) Law
2 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (13.70%) Architect
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Consultant
4 8 (10.96%) Support Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Office 365 Specialist
5 6 (8.22%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.48%) Citrix Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Messaging Specialist
7 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (4.11%) Exchange Specialist
8 3 (4.11%) IT Support
8 3 (4.11%) Office 365 Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) REST
1 6 (8.22%) SOAP
2 1 (1.37%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Fat Client
1 4 (5.48%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.11%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.74%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.74%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) iPad
4 1 (1.37%) iPhone
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Windows
2 17 (23.29%) Windows Server
3 15 (20.55%) Windows 10
4 12 (16.44%) Windows 7
4 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.85%) Linux
7 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) Migration
2 11 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 9 (12.33%) CRM
3 9 (12.33%) ITIL
4 7 (9.59%) UML
5 6 (8.22%) Case Management
5 6 (8.22%) Data Migration
5 6 (8.22%) ERP
5 6 (8.22%) TOGAF
6 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (5.48%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (5.48%) Email Migration
7 4 (5.48%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.11%) Analytics
8 3 (4.11%) Antivirus Management
8 3 (4.11%) Break/Fix
8 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.11%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (4.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.59%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.37%) Python
2 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.37%) MCDST
2 1 (1.37%) MCSA
2 1 (1.37%) MCT
2 1 (1.37%) MOS
2 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (49.32%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.96%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (10.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (8.22%) XenApp
5 4 (5.48%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (5.48%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.37%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.37%) NFS
6 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.37%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) SCCM
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (2.74%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.37%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (60.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) VMware
3 11 (15.07%) Citrix
4 6 (8.22%) Oracle
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco
6 4 (5.48%) CA
6 4 (5.48%) HP
6 4 (5.48%) IronPort
6 4 (5.48%) Ivanti
6 4 (5.48%) RightFax
6 4 (5.48%) SAP
6 4 (5.48%) Sophos
6 4 (5.48%) Wyse
7 3 (4.11%) IBM
8 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.74%) Juniper
9 1 (1.37%) Apple
9 1 (1.37%) McAfee
9 1 (1.37%) Siemens
9 1 (1.37%) Veritas