Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 743 736 758
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 +50
Contract jobs requiring an Office 365 Consultant 115 132 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.14% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.15% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 82 50
England median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%
10th Percentile £325 £298 £306
90th Percentile £600 £538 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
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 91,273 90,247 91,046
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.90% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 61,205 60,367 59,925
England median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,752 2,615 3,022
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.07% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.76 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £18.12 £18.70 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.13% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -10 62 £500 +11.11% 6
South East -1 26 £406 -7.14% 5
Midlands -15 10 £475 +20.25% 1
North of England -30 9 £438 +12.90% 3
West Midlands -17 7 £475 - 1
Yorkshire -16 5 £438 -12.06%
South West -36 5 £475 - 1
East of England -5 3 £400 -16.88%
North West -21 3 £348 +10.48% 1
East Midlands +9 2 £400 +17.65%
North East -8 1 £440 -23.48% 2
Office 365 Consultant
UK

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 115 (100.00%) Office 365
2 68 (59.13%) Migration
3 67 (58.26%) Microsoft
4 55 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 50 (43.48%) Active Directory
6 46 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 40 (34.78%) Windows
8 36 (31.30%) PowerShell
9 25 (21.74%) Azure Active Directory
10 22 (19.13%) MS Exchange
11 19 (16.52%) OneDrive
12 18 (15.65%) Windows Server
12 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Office
13 17 (14.78%) Skype
14 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Intune
14 16 (13.91%) SCCM
14 16 (13.91%) Windows 10
14 16 (13.91%) Identity Management
15 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
16 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
17 13 (11.30%) Skype for Business
18 12 (10.43%) Degree
19 11 (9.57%) PaaS
20 10 (8.70%) Hyper-V
20 10 (8.70%) Project Management
20 10 (8.70%) C
21 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
21 9 (7.83%) Supplier Management
21 9 (7.83%) Customer Requirements
21 9 (7.83%) IT Strategy

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 46 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 22 (19.13%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.30%) Skype for Business
4 9 (7.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (3.48%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (2.61%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.87%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.87%) IIS
9 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (15.65%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.48%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 115 (100.00%) Office 365
2 55 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (21.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 19 (16.52%) OneDrive
5 11 (9.57%) PaaS
6 9 (7.83%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (7.83%) SaaS
6 9 (7.83%) Yammer
7 8 (6.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.78%) Skype
2 4 (3.48%) DNS
3 3 (2.61%) DHCP
3 3 (2.61%) Firewall
4 2 (1.74%) Internet
4 2 (1.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.87%) LAN
5 1 (0.87%) WAAS
5 1 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) Power BI
2 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 8 (6.96%) Advertising
2 5 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (0.87%) Banking
3 1 (0.87%) French Language
3 1 (0.87%) Legal
3 1 (0.87%) Local Government
3 1 (0.87%) Publishing
3 1 (0.87%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) .NET
2 5 (4.35%) CSS
2 5 (4.35%) HTML
3 3 (2.61%) REST
4 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.87%) COM
4 1 (0.87%) OAuth
4 1 (0.87%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.96%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.48%) PKI
2 4 (3.48%) User Experience
3 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (0.87%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 40 (34.78%) Windows
2 18 (15.65%) Windows Server
3 16 (13.91%) Windows 10
4 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (59.13%) Migration
2 16 (13.91%) Identity Management
3 10 (8.70%) Project Management
4 9 (7.83%) Customer Requirements
4 9 (7.83%) Data Loss Prevention
4 9 (7.83%) IT Strategy
4 9 (7.83%) Mobile Device Management
4 9 (7.83%) Supplier Management
5 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (6.96%) IT Governance
5 8 (6.96%) TOGAF
5 8 (6.96%) Validation
6 7 (6.09%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (5.22%) Change Management
7 6 (5.22%) CRM
7 6 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.35%) Workshop Facilitation
9 4 (3.48%) Content Management
9 4 (3.48%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.48%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.30%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.70%) C
3 5 (4.35%) C#
4 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.61%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.74%) SQL
7 1 (0.87%) Java
7 1 (0.87%) Ruby
7 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.17%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.43%) Degree
4 9 (7.83%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.74%) MCSE
6 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.96%) PMO
2 2 (1.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.87%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (43.48%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.87%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.87%) vSphere
4 1 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (13.91%) Microsoft Intune
1 16 (13.91%) SCCM
2 5 (4.35%) SCOM
3 3 (2.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (2.61%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.87%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (58.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.96%) Mercator
3 5 (4.35%) VMware
4 3 (2.61%) Lotus
5 2 (1.74%) Citrix
5 2 (1.74%) Google
6 1 (0.87%) Adobe
6 1 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco
6 1 (0.87%) Computacenter
6 1 (0.87%) IBM
6 1 (0.87%) IronPort
6 1 (0.87%) Ivanti
6 1 (0.87%) Oracle
6 1 (0.87%) Remedy
6 1 (0.87%) SAP