Period
to 19 October 2018

The median contractor rate for an Office 365 Consultant was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 October 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.

Office 365 Consultant
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 751 696 771
Rank change year-on-year -55 +75 +45
Contract jobs requiring an Office 365 Consultant 105 135 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 75 58
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £324 £315 £305
90th Percentile £611 £545 £501
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +9.68%
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 89,239 86,745 93,502
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.71% 94.88% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,417 57,531 61,537
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,823 2,548 2,999
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.50
UK median hourly rate £17.99 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.82% +3.89% -

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 19 October 2018.

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 19 October 2018. 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 -27 56 £463 +6.94% 8
South East +3 28 £400 -14.67% 1
Midlands -8 9 £450 +1.41% 2
West Midlands -23 6 £450 - 2
North of England -32 6 £390 +11.43%
North West -23 4 £348 +10.48%
East of England -1 3 £400 -13.51% 2
South West -25 3 £475 +18.75%
East Midlands +5 2 £400 +17.65%
Yorkshire -13 2 £418 +28.46%
Office 365 Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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.

1 105 (100.00%) Office 365
2 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
3 54 (51.43%) Migration
4 48 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (40.95%) Active Directory
6 38 (36.19%) SharePoint
7 37 (35.24%) Windows
8 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
9 18 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (16.19%) MS Exchange
11 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
12 15 (14.29%) SCCM
12 15 (14.29%) Windows 10
13 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
13 14 (13.33%) OneDrive
13 14 (13.33%) Degree
14 13 (12.38%) Skype
15 12 (11.43%) Skype for Business
16 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
16 10 (9.52%) PaaS
16 10 (9.52%) Identity Management
17 9 (8.57%) C
17 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (8.57%) Hyper-V
17 9 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
17 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
17 9 (8.57%) Supplier Management
17 9 (8.57%) SaaS
17 9 (8.57%) IT Strategy
18 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared

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 38 (36.19%) SharePoint
2 17 (16.19%) MS Exchange
3 12 (11.43%) Skype for Business
4 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.81%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.90%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.95%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.76%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 105 (100.00%) Office 365
2 48 (45.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (17.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (13.33%) OneDrive
5 10 (9.52%) PaaS
6 9 (8.57%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (8.57%) SaaS
7 8 (7.62%) Yammer
8 7 (6.67%) IaaS
9 1 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.38%) Skype
2 4 (3.81%) DNS
2 4 (3.81%) Intranet
3 3 (2.86%) DHCP
4 2 (1.90%) Internet
5 1 (0.95%) Firewall
5 1 (0.95%) LAN
5 1 (0.95%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.81%) Power BI
2 1 (0.95%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.95%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (3.81%) Advertising
1 4 (3.81%) Finance
2 2 (1.90%) Retail
3 1 (0.95%) Legal
3 1 (0.95%) Local Government
3 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) CSS
1 5 (4.76%) HTML
2 4 (3.81%) .NET
2 4 (3.81%) REST
3 1 (0.95%) JSON
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.86%) PKI
3 3 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.90%) User Experience
5 1 (0.95%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.95%) RIA
5 1 (0.95%) Robotics
5 1 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.24%) Windows
2 15 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 14 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.43%) Migration
2 10 (9.52%) Identity Management
3 9 (8.57%) IT Strategy
3 9 (8.57%) Supplier Management
4 7 (6.67%) Change Management
4 7 (6.67%) CRM
4 7 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 7 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (6.67%) Project Management
5 6 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (5.71%) Data Migration
5 6 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (5.71%) IT Governance
5 6 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 6 (5.71%) TOGAF
5 6 (5.71%) Validation
6 5 (4.76%) Content Management
6 5 (4.76%) Runbook
6 5 (4.76%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.57%) C
3 6 (5.71%) C#
4 5 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.95%) SQL
6 1 (0.95%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) Degree
2 9 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (8.57%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.90%) MCSE
6 1 (0.95%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) PMO
2 1 (0.95%) GDPR
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 43 (40.95%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (14.29%) SCCM
2 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (4.76%) SCOM
4 3 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.95%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.71%) Mercator
3 2 (1.90%) Google
3 2 (1.90%) Lotus
4 1 (0.95%) Citrix
4 1 (0.95%) Computacenter
4 1 (0.95%) Ivanti
4 1 (0.95%) Nintex
4 1 (0.95%) Remedy
4 1 (0.95%) SAP
4 1 (0.95%) VMware