The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 112 121 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 14 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.58% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.21% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 7
Average daily rate £400 £389 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +11.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £340 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £436 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.88 - £31.25
Microsoft Developer
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 East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2298 2439 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.19% 96.59% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1374 1450 1201
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 216 222 239
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the job title across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +11 7 £403 - 1
Essex - 3 £350 - 3
Cambridgeshire +9 2 £344 -8.33% 1
Hertfordshire +7 2 £410 +5.80%
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) CRM
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (47.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (30.43%) TDD
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) .NET
6 7 (30.43%) ETL
6 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 6 (26.09%) XML
8 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (21.74%) WCF
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 5 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 4 (17.39%) Advertising
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (13.04%) Workflow
10 3 (13.04%) MCITP
10 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (13.04%) Degree
10 3 (13.04%) SOAP

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.35%) MS Access
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP
7 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (17.39%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) XML
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) WCF
4 3 (13.04%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) COM
5 2 (8.70%) MDX
5 2 (8.70%) WPF
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.35%) jQuery
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) iPad
1 2 (8.70%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) CRM
2 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) ETL
3 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Server Building
6 1 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
6 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.35%) ETL Development
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) QMS
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
3 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
1 3 (13.04%) MCITP
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Facebook
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
2 2 (8.70%) Twitter
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