The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Consultant was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 3 months to 27 April 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.

Microsoft Consultant
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 60 59
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 1 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.16% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  
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 Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 487 593 697
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 91.37% 96.74% 96.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 354 357
Median daily rate £350 £413 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £219 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 43 75
Median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.28% +154.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £11.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Consultant in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Consultant
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 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
Peterborough +2 1 - -
Microsoft Consultant
East of England

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics GP

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (100.00%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft