The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Consultant was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Consultant
South West / Bristol
Rank 63 - 71
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.50% - 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £415 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -10.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 770 860 795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.42% 96.63% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 600 552
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £473 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 41 27
Median hourly rate £23.84 £37.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.42% +170.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.69 £50.00 £95.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Bristol

Microsoft Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Consultant in Bristol

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (50.00%) Electronics
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SAP

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (50.00%) Electronics
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CRM
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
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