The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Microsoft Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Consultant
Rank - - 30
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford - - 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.45% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £25.50
Microsoft Consultant
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
287 339 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.29% 98.55% 96.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 265 118
Median daily rate £375 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £200 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 27
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Microsoft Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Microsoft Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Microsoft Consultant Daily Rate Trend in Oxford