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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 389 391 371
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 46 46 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.20% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.21% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 42
Median daily rate £450 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £280 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Microsoft Consultant
England

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
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 6 £450 +12.50% 3
Chiswick - 1 £600 -
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 85 (91.40%) Microsoft
2 41 (44.09%) CRM
2 41 (44.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 22 (23.66%) MS Excel
4 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
5 19 (20.43%) C#
5 19 (20.43%) .NET
5 19 (20.43%) Finance
5 19 (20.43%) Dynamics AX
6 16 (17.20%) SQL
6 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
7 13 (13.98%) Active Directory
8 11 (11.83%) Retail
9 10 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
10 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (8.60%) Digital Media
11 8 (8.60%) Workflow
11 8 (8.60%) Web Services
11 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (8.60%) HTML
11 8 (8.60%) Business Analysis
11 8 (8.60%) Dynamics NAV
12 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (7.53%) Office 365
13 6 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (6.45%) MSTest
13 6 (6.45%) Entity Framework
13 6 (6.45%) REST
13 6 (6.45%) SOLID

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 10 (10.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.23%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (23.66%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (44.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (20.43%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (8.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (3.23%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.53%) Office 365
3 3 (3.23%) IaaS
4 2 (2.15%) PaaS
5 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.08%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.08%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (1.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) Skype
2 1 (1.08%) CTI
2 1 (1.08%) Network Security
2 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.20%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.08%) Big Data
6 1 (1.08%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.08%) Data Mart
6 1 (1.08%) Essbase
6 1 (1.08%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.08%) OLAP
6 1 (1.08%) Power BI
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MSTest
1 6 (6.45%) NUnit
2 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 11 (11.83%) Retail
3 4 (4.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Billing
4 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.08%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.08%) Legal
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (20.43%) .NET
2 8 (8.60%) HTML
2 8 (8.60%) Web Services
3 6 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.45%) Entity Framework
3 6 (6.45%) REST
3 6 (6.45%) SOAP
3 6 (6.45%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (6.45%) WCF
4 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.08%) COM
5 1 (1.08%) CSS
5 1 (1.08%) HTML5
5 1 (1.08%) RESTful
5 1 (1.08%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.08%) XML
5 1 (1.08%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.08%) XSD
5 1 (1.08%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.15%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.15%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.08%) BYOD
4 1 (1.08%) Clustering
4 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.08%) Neural Network
4 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.30%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Android
2 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.09%) CRM
2 10 (10.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (8.60%) Business Analysis
3 8 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (8.60%) Workflow
4 6 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (6.45%) Migration
4 6 (6.45%) SOLID
4 6 (6.45%) TOGAF
4 6 (6.45%) Unit Testing
4 6 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (5.38%) ERP
6 4 (4.30%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.23%) Data Management
7 3 (3.23%) Identity Management
7 3 (3.23%) Waterfall
8 2 (2.15%) Case Management
8 2 (2.15%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (2.15%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
2 19 (20.43%) C#
3 16 (17.20%) SQL
4 3 (3.23%) C
4 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.08%) Java
6 1 (1.08%) PHP
6 1 (1.08%) R
6 1 (1.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) MCSE
1 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (13.98%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.08%) Docker
3 1 (1.08%) UAG
3 1 (1.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (2.15%) SCCM
3 1 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.08%) SCOM
3 1 (1.08%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 85 (91.40%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Avaya
3 1 (1.08%) Infor
3 1 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.08%) Tableau
3 1 (1.08%) VMware
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