Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Consultant
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 50 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.81% 0.55% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.58% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Bracknell median daily rate £500 £513 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +12.33% -
10th Percentile £488 £506 £439
90th Percentile £513 £519 £468
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £513 £400
% change year-on-year +7.32% +28.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bracknell
Contract vacancies in Bracknell with a recognized job title 455 515 474
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.11% 93.98% 87.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 212 201
Bracknell median daily rate £400 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +1.94% +10.71%
10th Percentile £191 £195 £213
90th Percentile £525 £573 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 48 54
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -6.90% -10.77%
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -3.33% -22.08% +13.24%

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Bracknell

Microsoft Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Consultant in Bracknell

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, Microsoft Consultant contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft