Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 29 50
Rank change year-on-year +15 +21 -3
Contract jobs citing Office 365 103 122 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Bristol 9.22% 6.67% 3.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 30.84% 23.97% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 85 40
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £163 £129 £209
90th Percentile £597 £506 £476
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -7.35% -
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.35 £15.35
90th Percentile £23.00 £19.15 £19.05
South West median hourly rate £14.75 £40.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -63.58% +131.43% +12.90%

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 334 509 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 29.90% 27.81% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 358 190
Median daily rate £463 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.56% +18.42%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £275
90th Percentile £619 £629 £575
South West median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.57% +14.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -1.47% -
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.03 £15.35
90th Percentile £23.00 £30.50 £19.05
Median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +100.00% -62.16%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in Bristol

Office 365
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Bristol.

Daily rate trend for Office 365 in Bristol

Office 365
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Office 365 in Bristol over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Office 365 in Bristol

Office 365
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Office 365 in Bristol.

Hourly rate trend for Office 365 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 53 (51.46%) Microsoft
2 43 (41.75%) Windows
3 37 (35.92%) Azure
4 33 (32.04%) Active Directory
5 29 (28.16%) Windows 10
6 28 (27.18%) Microsoft Intune
7 25 (24.27%) Migration
8 24 (23.30%) SharePoint
9 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Office
10 18 (17.48%) Windows 7
10 18 (17.48%) SCCM
11 11 (10.68%) Windows Server
11 11 (10.68%) Virtual Team
12 10 (9.71%) ITIL
12 10 (9.71%) Skype
12 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
12 10 (9.71%) Public Sector
13 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
13 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (8.74%) EnCase
13 9 (8.74%) Virtual Team Management
13 9 (8.74%) WAN
13 9 (8.74%) Change Management
14 8 (7.77%) LAN
14 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
15 7 (6.80%) Skype for Business
15 7 (6.80%) Performance Monitoring
15 7 (6.80%) Yammer
15 7 (6.80%) OneDrive
16 6 (5.83%) VMware

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 24 (23.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.80%) Skype for Business
3 6 (5.83%) IIS
3 6 (5.83%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (19.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.92%) Azure
2 7 (6.80%) OneDrive
2 7 (6.80%) Yammer
3 6 (5.83%) AWS
4 5 (4.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (3.88%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (3.88%) Power Platform
5 4 (3.88%) PowerApps
6 3 (2.91%) SaaS
7 2 (1.94%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.97%) IaaS
8 1 (0.97%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.97%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) Skype
2 9 (8.74%) WAN
3 8 (7.77%) LAN
4 4 (3.88%) SAN
5 3 (2.91%) Firewall
5 3 (2.91%) Intranet
6 2 (1.94%) DHCP
6 2 (1.94%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.94%) VoIP
6 2 (1.94%) Wireless
7 1 (0.97%) DSL
7 1 (0.97%) PBX
7 1 (0.97%) PSTN
7 1 (0.97%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.97%) GIS
1 1 (0.97%) Power BI
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (5.83%) AdminStudio
1 6 (5.83%) MSI
2 2 (1.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (9.71%) Public Sector
2 1 (0.97%) Finance
2 1 (0.97%) Law
2 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (17.48%) Analyst
2 11 (10.68%) Architect
3 9 (8.74%) Security Analyst
4 8 (7.77%) Consultant
4 8 (7.77%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.80%) 1st Line Support
6 6 (5.83%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.83%) Administrator
6 6 (5.83%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 6 (5.83%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (5.83%) Office 365 Architect
7 5 (4.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Applications Packager
7 5 (4.85%) Desktop Support
7 5 (4.85%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Help Desk Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Office 365 Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) Office 365 Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) CSS
1 2 (1.94%) HTML
2 1 (0.97%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Virtual Team
2 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.91%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.91%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.91%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.94%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.94%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.94%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 43 (41.75%) Windows
2 29 (28.16%) Windows 10
3 18 (17.48%) Windows 7
4 11 (10.68%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (5.83%) Linux
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (24.27%) Migration
2 10 (9.71%) ITIL
3 9 (8.74%) Change Management
3 9 (8.74%) Virtual Team Management
4 7 (6.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (4.85%) Problem Management
6 4 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.88%) Business Analysis
6 4 (3.88%) CRM
6 4 (3.88%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (3.88%) Project Management
7 3 (2.91%) Application Packaging
7 3 (2.91%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (2.91%) Line Management
7 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2
7 3 (2.91%) Requirements Gathering
7 3 (2.91%) Test Automation
8 2 (1.94%) ArchiMate
8 2 (1.94%) Open Source
8 2 (1.94%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
2 4 (3.88%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.91%) SQL
4 2 (1.94%) C
5 1 (0.97%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.94%) MCSA
3 2 (1.94%) MCSE
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.97%) Degree
4 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
1 2 (1.94%) SLA
2 1 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (32.04%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.88%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.97%) Firmware
5 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 28 (27.18%) Microsoft Intune
2 18 (17.48%) SCCM
3 9 (8.74%) EnCase
4 2 (1.94%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 53 (51.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.83%) VMware
3 4 (3.88%) Dell
4 3 (2.91%) Aruba
4 3 (2.91%) Cisco
4 3 (2.91%) Citrix
4 3 (2.91%) HP
4 3 (2.91%) Veeam
5 2 (1.94%) Ivanti
5 2 (1.94%) Palo Alto
5 2 (1.94%) Sparx
5 2 (1.94%) Wyse
6 1 (0.97%) Adobe
6 1 (0.97%) Autodesk
6 1 (0.97%) McAfee
6 1 (0.97%) Mitel
6 1 (0.97%) MobileIron
6 1 (0.97%) Samsung
6 1 (0.97%) Symantec
6 1 (0.97%) Twitter