The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Microsoft Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank 121 76 -
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.20% 0.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £410 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £444
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.50
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1339 878 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.63% 94.11% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 531 294
Median daily rate £330 £399 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.37% +14.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 65 35
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £11.03 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.10 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Microsoft Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Microsoft Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Microsoft Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Tyne and Wear -47 2 £410 +9.33%
Microsoft Consultant
England

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 North East region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (33.33%) Documentum
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Skype
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft