Period
to 20 May 2019

The median contractor rate for an Office 365 Consultant was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

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.

Office 365 Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 729 769 721
Rank change year-on-year +40 -48 +49
Contract jobs requiring an Office 365 Consultant 82 98 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 66 38
England median daily rate £425 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% -4.44%
10th Percentile £313 £363 £339
90th Percentile £548 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 78,775 87,343 79,709
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.61% 94.83% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,425 57,864 52,016
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £280 £270 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £621
UK median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,430 2,733 2,674
England median hourly rate £19.36 £18.51 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.62% -2.61% -2.49%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.28 £48.71 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% -4.00% -6.25%

Office 365 Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Office 365 Consultant in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 Consultant in England

Office 365 Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Office 365 Consultant in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Office 365 Consultant in England

Office 365 Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 Consultant in England over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Office 365 Consultant in England

Office 365 Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 Consultant within the England region over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 26 £450 -5.26% 6
Midlands +23 16 £500 +7.24% 1
South East +10 16 £425 -10.53% 4
West Midlands +9 12 £400 -16.88% 1
North of England +17 10 £360 -13.77% 3
South West -19 8 £450 +4.35% 3
East of England +9 7 £400 -11.11% 3
North West +21 5 £338 -35.71% 2
East Midlands +21 3 £513 +14.53%
Yorkshire +10 3 £500 +28.21% 1
North East - 2 £380 -
Office 365 Consultant
UK

Office 365 Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, Office 365 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 England region featuring Office 365 Consultant in the job title.

1 82 (100.00%) Office 365
2 43 (52.44%) Microsoft
3 39 (47.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 36 (43.90%) Migration
5 35 (42.68%) SharePoint
6 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
7 17 (20.73%) Azure Active Directory
8 15 (18.29%) Power Platform
9 14 (17.07%) Windows
10 13 (15.85%) Skype
11 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Intune
12 10 (12.20%) Skype for Business
12 10 (12.20%) OneDrive
12 10 (12.20%) PowerApps
12 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
13 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
13 9 (10.98%) Firewall
14 8 (9.76%) MS Exchange
14 8 (9.76%) Power BI
14 8 (9.76%) Windows Server
15 7 (8.54%) VMware
15 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
16 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
16 6 (7.32%) Information Architecture
16 6 (7.32%) DNS
16 6 (7.32%) User Experience
17 5 (6.10%) IaaS
17 5 (6.10%) Single Sign-On
17 5 (6.10%) Problem-Solving

Office 365 Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 35 (42.68%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.20%) Skype for Business
3 8 (9.76%) MS Exchange
4 5 (6.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.44%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (100.00%) Office 365
2 39 (47.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (20.73%) Azure Active Directory
4 15 (18.29%) Power Platform
5 10 (12.20%) OneDrive
5 10 (12.20%) PowerApps
6 5 (6.10%) IaaS
7 3 (3.66%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (3.66%) Yammer
8 2 (2.44%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 2 (2.44%) PaaS
9 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.85%) Skype
2 9 (10.98%) Firewall
3 6 (7.32%) DNS
4 3 (3.66%) DHCP
4 3 (3.66%) Internet
4 3 (3.66%) VPN
5 2 (2.44%) Intranet
5 2 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.22%) Network Security
6 1 (1.22%) SAN
6 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.76%) Power BI
2 2 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (4.88%) Finance
2 3 (3.66%) Advertising
3 2 (2.44%) Local Government
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) CSS
1 5 (6.10%) HTML
1 5 (6.10%) jQuery
2 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.66%) REST
3 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.22%) COM
4 1 (1.22%) CSS3
4 1 (1.22%) HTML5
4 1 (1.22%) JSON
4 1 (1.22%) OAuth
4 1 (1.22%) SAML
4 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) User Experience
2 3 (3.66%) Blog
3 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Licensing
4 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.07%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.44%) Android
5 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.44%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (43.90%) Migration
2 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.32%) Information Architecture
4 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (4.88%) Coaching
5 4 (4.88%) Creative Thinking
5 4 (4.88%) Data Management
5 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (4.88%) Workshop Facilitation
6 3 (3.66%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (3.66%) Epics
6 3 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (3.66%) MVC
6 3 (3.66%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.66%) Sprint Planning
6 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (3.66%) User Stories
6 3 (3.66%) Workflow Analysis
7 2 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
2 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.88%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) SQL
4 1 (1.22%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.66%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
5 1 (1.22%) MCSA
5 1 (1.22%) MCSE
System Software
1 27 (32.93%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (6.10%) SCCM
2 5 (6.10%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.22%) Nessus
3 1 (1.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 43 (52.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) VMware
3 4 (4.88%) HP
4 3 (3.66%) Cisco
4 3 (3.66%) IronPort
4 3 (3.66%) Nintex
5 2 (2.44%) Mercator
5 2 (2.44%) Samsung
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) CA
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix
6 1 (1.22%) Dell
6 1 (1.22%) McAfee
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle