Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 39 57
Rank change year-on-year -4 +18 +27
Contract jobs citing Office 365 108 87 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 4.96% 4.43% 3.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 21.77% 31.07% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 63 43
Bristol median daily rate £375 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -35.71% +180.00%
10th Percentile £113 £124 £140
90th Percentile £475 £485 £644
South West median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 1
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +900.00% +14.68% -17.51%
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.26
% change year-on-year - +14.68% -17.51%

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 496 280 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 22.79% 14.27% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 213 156
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +20.00%
10th Percentile £295 £179 £260
90th Percentile £575 £538 £625
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +18.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Bristol median hourly rate £175.00 £17.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +900.00% -56.25% +116.22%
10th Percentile £60.83 £13.90 £21.93
90th Percentile £187.50 £35.39 £43.03
South West median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -2.70% -43.94% +78.38%

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 12 December 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 12 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Office 365 in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 59 (54.63%) Windows
2 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
4 30 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (27.78%) Windows 10
5 26 (24.07%) SCCM
5 26 (24.07%) VMware
6 25 (23.15%) Windows Server
7 24 (22.22%) Migration
8 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
8 22 (20.37%) Windows 7
9 21 (19.44%) WAN
10 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
11 15 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (12.96%) Risk Management
12 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (12.04%) SharePoint
14 12 (11.11%) PRINCE
14 12 (11.11%) Project Management
14 12 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (11.11%) Skype
14 12 (11.11%) Contract Negotiation
15 11 (10.19%) Project Planning
15 11 (10.19%) Hyper-V
16 10 (9.26%) Citrix
16 10 (9.26%) SLA
16 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (9.26%) CRM
16 10 (9.26%) Microsoft App-V

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 (12.04%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.41%) Skype for Business
3 7 (6.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.85%) IIS
5 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (6.48%) OneDrive
4 5 (4.63%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.85%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.93%) IaaS
6 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (19.44%) WAN
2 12 (11.11%) Skype
3 8 (7.41%) NetScaler
4 6 (5.56%) Firewall
4 6 (5.56%) LAN
5 5 (4.63%) SAN
6 3 (2.78%) DHCP
6 3 (2.78%) DNS
6 3 (2.78%) NAS
6 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.85%) MPLS
7 2 (1.85%) Wireless
8 1 (0.93%) ADSL
8 1 (0.93%) BGP
8 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.93%) OSPF
8 1 (0.93%) VoIP
8 1 (0.93%) VPN
8 1 (0.93%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.56%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.85%) Subversion
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (2.78%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Publishing
3 1 (0.93%) Back Office
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Law
Job Titles
1 16 (14.81%) Consultant
1 16 (14.81%) Support Engineer
2 14 (12.96%) Analyst
3 12 (11.11%) Architect
4 11 (10.19%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.48%) Delivery Manager
5 7 (6.48%) Desktop Support
5 7 (6.48%) Support Analyst
6 6 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.56%) Citrix Specialist
6 6 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (5.56%) Service Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
6 6 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.63%) Citrix Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) IT Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Service Desk Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) SharePoint Consultant
7 5 (4.63%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) REST
1 6 (5.56%) SOAP
2 2 (1.85%) CSS
2 2 (1.85%) HTML
3 1 (0.93%) COM
3 1 (0.93%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.41%) Fat Client
1 8 (7.41%) Thin Client
2 3 (2.78%) PKI
3 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.93%) iPad
4 1 (0.93%) iPhone
4 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.93%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 59 (54.63%) Windows
2 30 (27.78%) Windows 10
3 25 (23.15%) Windows Server
4 22 (20.37%) Windows 7
5 14 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (9.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.48%) Apple iOS
7 7 (6.48%) Linux
8 5 (4.63%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.78%) Unix
10 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.22%) Migration
2 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 15 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (12.96%) Risk Management
5 12 (11.11%) Contract Negotiation
5 12 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 12 (11.11%) Project Management
6 11 (10.19%) Project Planning
7 10 (9.26%) CRM
8 8 (7.41%) Application Virtualisation
8 8 (7.41%) Break/Fix
8 8 (7.41%) ITIL
8 8 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (7.41%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.41%) Virtual Environments
9 6 (5.56%) Case Management
9 6 (5.56%) ERP
9 6 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 6 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.48%) PowerShell
2 5 (4.63%) SQL
3 2 (1.85%) Python
3 2 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.85%) CCNA
2 2 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.93%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) MCT
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (37.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (10.19%) Hyper-V
4 10 (9.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.41%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (7.41%) XenApp
5 8 (7.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.93%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.93%) NFS
6 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (24.07%) SCCM
2 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (2.78%) SCOM
4 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 26 (24.07%) VMware
3 10 (9.26%) Citrix
4 9 (8.33%) Cisco
5 8 (7.41%) CA
5 8 (7.41%) Ivanti
5 8 (7.41%) Wyse
6 7 (6.48%) Oracle
7 5 (4.63%) ServiceNow
8 3 (2.78%) HP
8 3 (2.78%) Sophos
9 2 (1.85%) Splunk
10 1 (0.93%) Apple
10 1 (0.93%) BT
10 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.93%) Forcepoint
10 1 (0.93%) McAfee
10 1 (0.93%) NEC
10 1 (0.93%) Siemens
10 1 (0.93%) Sony