The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Microsoft Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Consultant
England / East of England
Rank - 123 120
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 0 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.21% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.22% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £515 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +58.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £344
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +30.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2054 2239 2433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.45% 95.24% 96.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1172 1333 1481
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 230 190
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the East of England region.

Microsoft Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the East of England region.

Microsoft Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Microsoft Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint