The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank - 67 62
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Microsoft Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
592 713 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.10% 96.74% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 358 315
Median daily rate £413 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 80 70
Median hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.80 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ETL

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Database Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft