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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 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
1056 732 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.67% 95.06% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 422 396
Median daily rate £338 £338 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 64 12
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £18.47 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 Skill Set
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Development
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft