The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 151 181 184
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 12 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.41% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.44% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 18
Median daily rate £500 £463 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +7.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £342 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Microsoft Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3179 5502 5646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.64% 94.73% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2582 4240 4197
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 96 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.72 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.62% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £32.03
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 the City of London

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (38.89%) CRM
2 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Tableau
7 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (11.11%) Line Management
7 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (11.11%) Power BI
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) MDX
7 2 (11.11%) Teradata
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (11.11%) OLAP
4 2 (11.11%) Power BI
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.56%) MS Access
5 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) MDX
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.56%) IVR
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) CRM
2 6 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 3 (16.67%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Line Management
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Contact Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (5.56%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) TDD
5 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 2 (11.11%) Teradata
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