The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Microsoft Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Consultant
England / London
Rank 341 386 383
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 66 30 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 25 18
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £413 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £600 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
18312 20065 20017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13122 14196 14113
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 305 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Microsoft Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Microsoft Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Microsoft Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Microsoft Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Microsoft Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Microsoft Consultant
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +1 5 £475 -12.03% 3
Chiswick - 1 - -
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 London region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 119 (95.97%) Microsoft
2 75 (60.48%) CRM
2 75 (60.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 46 (37.10%) SQL Server
4 42 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 41 (33.06%) C#
6 38 (30.65%) .NET
7 34 (27.42%) SharePoint
8 33 (26.61%) SQL
8 33 (26.61%) MS Excel
9 30 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (22.58%) Office 365
10 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
10 28 (22.58%) Windows
11 27 (21.77%) SAP
12 26 (20.97%) Salesforce.com
13 25 (20.16%) JavaScript
13 25 (20.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 23 (18.55%) BizTalk Server
14 23 (18.55%) Web Services
14 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (18.55%) Skype for Business
15 22 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (14.52%) Retail
17 17 (13.71%) Presales
17 17 (13.71%) Case Management
17 17 (13.71%) WCF
17 17 (13.71%) Data Management
17 17 (13.71%) Oracle
18 16 (12.90%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 34 (27.42%) SharePoint
2 23 (18.55%) BizTalk Server
2 23 (18.55%) Skype for Business
3 9 (7.26%) IIS
3 9 (7.26%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (4.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (26.61%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 75 (60.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (12.10%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (5.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (1.61%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.81%) Dynamics SL
5 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (22.58%) Office 365
3 15 (12.10%) Yammer
4 9 (7.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (4.03%) IaaS
6 3 (2.42%) PaaS
7 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.81%) Data Lake Analytics
8 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.65%) HTTPS
1 7 (5.65%) X.509
2 5 (4.03%) DNS
3 4 (3.23%) Skype
4 3 (2.42%) DHCP
4 3 (2.42%) Firewall
5 2 (1.61%) WAN
6 1 (0.81%) VLAN
6 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (17.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (7.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.42%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.61%) OLAP
8 2 (1.61%) Power BI
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.81%) Big Data
9 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.81%) DocumentDB
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.81%) QlikView
9 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (6.45%) MSTest
1 8 (6.45%) NUnit
1 8 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (14.52%) Retail
2 15 (12.10%) Finance
3 10 (8.06%) Advertising
4 6 (4.84%) Banking
5 5 (4.03%) Marketing
6 4 (3.23%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.61%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.81%) Electronics
9 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.81%) Legal
9 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.81%) Publishing
9 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.65%) .NET
2 23 (18.55%) Web Services
3 17 (13.71%) WCF
4 15 (12.10%) COM
5 14 (11.29%) XML
6 11 (8.87%) HTML
7 9 (7.26%) XSD
8 8 (6.45%) .NET Framework
8 8 (6.45%) REST
8 8 (6.45%) SOAP
8 8 (6.45%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (6.45%) XML Messaging
9 7 (5.65%) Entity Framework
9 7 (5.65%) XSL
10 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET
11 2 (1.61%) AngularJS
11 2 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (1.61%) CSS
11 2 (1.61%) jQuery
12 1 (0.81%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.19%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.03%) Life Science
3 4 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (22.58%) Windows
2 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (5.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (4.84%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.81%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (60.48%) CRM
2 23 (18.55%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (13.71%) Case Management
3 17 (13.71%) Data Management
3 17 (13.71%) Presales
4 16 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (12.10%) Document Management
5 15 (12.10%) Workflow
6 14 (11.29%) Business Analysis
6 14 (11.29%) Project Management
7 13 (10.48%) Waterfall
8 12 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (9.68%) SDLC
8 12 (9.68%) TOGAF
8 12 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
9 11 (8.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (6.45%) SOA
10 8 (6.45%) SOLID
10 8 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.06%) C#
2 33 (26.61%) SQL
3 25 (20.16%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.45%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.23%) C
5 4 (3.23%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.81%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.65%) Degree
2 3 (2.42%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) GAAP
2 1 (0.81%) IFRS
System Software
1 28 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.61%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.81%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (5.65%) SCOM
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (2.42%) SCCM
2 3 (2.42%) WSUS
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 119 (95.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (21.77%) SAP
3 26 (20.97%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (13.71%) Oracle
5 15 (12.10%) Infor
6 3 (2.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) Citrix
7 1 (0.81%) IFS
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (0.81%) Reuters
7 1 (0.81%) Tableau
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