The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank - 76 70
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.11% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £288 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Microsoft Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
817 884 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 97.26% 95.57% 94.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 653 561
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £262 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 50
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.74 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bristol region that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Bristol region.

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Bristol region.

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Microsoft Developer 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 Bristol region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (16.67%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) CRM
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) DBAmp
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 1 (16.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) DBAmp
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com