The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Consultant was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 29 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.

Microsoft Consultant
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 - 116
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Consultant 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.053% - 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% - 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -11.11% -  
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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1748 2117 2008
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.28% 95.49% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1033 1415 1134
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 90 129
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Microsoft Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Consultant in Hampshire

Microsoft Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Consultant in Hampshire

Microsoft Consultant
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Consultant in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Consultant in Hampshire

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Hampshire region featuring Microsoft Consultant in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) IaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Microsoft Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) B2B
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft