Period
to 17 September 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 49 46
Rank change year-on-year +33 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing Office 365 179 83 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.28% 4.20% 3.98%
As % of the Cloud Services category 34.56% 20.29% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 54 55
Bristol median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +27.27% -24.14%
10th Percentile £115 £122 £129
90th Percentile £525 £475 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -17.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Bristol median hourly rate £20.00 £175.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -88.57% +929.41% +11.40%
10th Percentile £13.15 £61.70 £13.50
90th Percentile £30.25 £187.50 £18.70
South West median hourly rate £21.75 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +24.29% +9.38% +4.85%

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 518 409 221
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 26.87% 20.68% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 310 165
Bristol median daily rate £426 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.29% +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £298 £182
90th Percentile £624 £532 £525
South West median daily rate £470 £425 £380
% change year-on-year +10.59% +11.84% -1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 4
Bristol median hourly rate £22.50 £175.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.14% +914.49% -46.92%
10th Percentile £13.45 £61.70 £13.75
90th Percentile £41.60 £187.50 £46.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -50.00% +7.69%

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 17 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 99 (55.31%) Windows
2 92 (51.40%) Microsoft
3 89 (49.72%) Active Directory
4 55 (30.73%) Azure
5 54 (30.17%) SharePoint
6 47 (26.26%) Windows Server
7 42 (23.46%) Windows 10
8 41 (22.91%) Microsoft Office
8 41 (22.91%) Migration
9 36 (20.11%) Windows 7
9 36 (20.11%) SCCM
10 33 (18.44%) VMware
11 29 (16.20%) PowerShell
12 27 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (12.29%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (11.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 20 (11.17%) Public Sector
16 19 (10.61%) Finance
16 19 (10.61%) MS Exchange
16 19 (10.61%) Citrix
17 18 (10.06%) Hyper-V
18 17 (9.50%) Security Cleared
18 17 (9.50%) CRM
19 16 (8.94%) VPN
19 16 (8.94%) Dynamics CRM
20 15 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
20 15 (8.38%) DevOps
21 14 (7.82%) Skype
21 14 (7.82%) Skype for Business
21 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Intune

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 54 (30.17%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.61%) MS Exchange
3 15 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (7.82%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.68%) Confluence
7 3 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 41 (22.91%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (8.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 55 (30.73%) Azure
2 12 (6.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 10 (5.59%) AWS
3 10 (5.59%) IaaS
4 9 (5.03%) PaaS
4 9 (5.03%) SaaS
5 8 (4.47%) OneDrive
6 7 (3.91%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (2.79%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.94%) VPN
2 14 (7.82%) Skype
3 11 (6.15%) Firewall
4 7 (3.91%) WAN
4 7 (3.91%) Wireless
5 6 (3.35%) LAN
6 4 (2.23%) DNS
6 4 (2.23%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.68%) DHCP
7 3 (1.68%) Intranet
7 3 (1.68%) SMTP
7 3 (1.68%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.12%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.12%) NAS
8 2 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.56%) Internet
9 1 (0.56%) SAN
9 1 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.79%) Power BI
1 5 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (3.35%) Git (software)
1 6 (3.35%) Subversion
2 5 (2.79%) JIRA
General
1 20 (11.17%) Public Sector
2 19 (10.61%) Finance
3 9 (5.03%) Billing
4 6 (3.35%) Law
5 4 (2.23%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.68%) Banking
7 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (17.88%) Analyst
2 24 (13.41%) Support Engineer
3 19 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (9.50%) Architect
5 14 (7.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 14 (7.82%) Project Manager
6 13 (7.26%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 13 (7.26%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (6.15%) Service Analyst
7 11 (6.15%) Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (5.59%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 10 (5.59%) Developer
9 9 (5.03%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (5.03%) IT Engineer
9 9 (5.03%) IT Support
10 8 (4.47%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (4.47%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.47%) Consultant
10 8 (4.47%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (3.91%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.35%) .NET
2 5 (2.79%) Web Services
3 4 (2.23%) HTML
4 3 (1.68%) CSS
4 3 (1.68%) RESTful
5 2 (1.12%) LDAP
6 1 (0.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.56%) jQuery
6 1 (0.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.47%) Data Centre
1 8 (4.47%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.35%) Public Cloud
3 5 (2.79%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.79%) Driving Licence
3 5 (2.79%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.23%) User Experience
5 3 (1.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.68%) Clustering
5 3 (1.68%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.68%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) iPhone
6 1 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 99 (55.31%) Windows
2 47 (26.26%) Windows Server
3 42 (23.46%) Windows 10
4 36 (20.11%) Windows 7
5 22 (12.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.59%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.35%) Linux
8 5 (2.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.23%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.12%) Android
10 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.56%) Unix
11 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.91%) Migration
2 27 (15.08%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (11.73%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 17 (9.50%) CRM
5 15 (8.38%) DevOps
6 13 (7.26%) Project Management
7 9 (5.03%) Programme Delivery
8 8 (4.47%) ITSM
8 8 (4.47%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (4.47%) Test Automation
9 7 (3.91%) Data Migration
9 7 (3.91%) ITIL
9 7 (3.91%) Server Management
10 6 (3.35%) Continuous Deployment
10 6 (3.35%) Information Security
10 6 (3.35%) Information Security Management
10 6 (3.35%) ISMS
10 6 (3.35%) Security Management
11 5 (2.79%) Change Management
11 5 (2.79%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (16.20%) PowerShell
2 11 (6.15%) SQL
3 3 (1.68%) Python
3 3 (1.68%) Ruby
4 2 (1.12%) Scala
5 1 (0.56%) C
5 1 (0.56%) C#
5 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 12 (6.70%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.03%) MCSE
5 3 (1.68%) MCSA
6 1 (0.56%) CCENT
6 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.56%) ISEB
6 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.56%) MCDST
6 1 (0.56%) MCP
6 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.35%) SLA
2 5 (2.79%) QA
3 4 (2.23%) GDPR
3 4 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.56%) PMO
System Software
1 89 (49.72%) Active Directory
2 18 (10.06%) Hyper-V
3 13 (7.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.47%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.91%) vSphere
6 6 (3.35%) XenApp
6 6 (3.35%) XenDesktop
7 5 (2.79%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.23%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 36 (20.11%) SCCM
2 14 (7.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (3.35%) SCOM
4 5 (2.79%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.23%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (1.68%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.68%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (1.68%) vCenter Server
7 2 (1.12%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.56%) PowerCLI
8 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (51.40%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.44%) VMware
3 19 (10.61%) Citrix
4 11 (6.15%) HP
4 11 (6.15%) ServiceNow
5 7 (3.91%) Veeam
6 6 (3.35%) Cisco
6 6 (3.35%) Dell
6 6 (3.35%) Oracle
6 6 (3.35%) Sony
7 5 (2.79%) NetApp
7 5 (2.79%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.79%) SAP
8 4 (2.23%) Ivanti
9 3 (1.68%) Apple
9 3 (1.68%) Wyse
10 2 (1.12%) Tableau
11 1 (0.56%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.56%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.56%) Sophos