The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East of England region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 113 109 117
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 24 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 0.50% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.54% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 16
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2842 2237 2866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 92.88% 94.07% 94.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1664 1125 1420
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 231 362
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -29.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Microsoft Developer
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014. 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
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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 -10 9 £413 -2.94% 2
Cambridgeshire -3 7 £425 -15.00%
Hertfordshire 0 4 £350 +12.00%
Bedfordshire - 2 £369 -
Microsoft Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 22 (64.71%) .NET
3 19 (55.88%) C#
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 13 (38.24%) SQL
7 11 (32.35%) CRM
7 11 (32.35%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (26.47%) Windows
9 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 8 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (23.53%) Migration
9 8 (23.53%) WCF
10 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
10 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
11 6 (17.65%) ERP
12 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
12 5 (14.71%) MS Access
12 5 (14.71%) SOAP
12 5 (14.71%) XML
12 5 (14.71%) Workflow
12 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
12 5 (14.71%) Silverlight
13 4 (11.76%) Degree
13 4 (11.76%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (23.53%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (14.71%) MS Access
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) OLAP
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.88%) Moq
General
1 3 (8.82%) Advertising
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (64.71%) .NET
2 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
2 8 (23.53%) WCF
3 5 (14.71%) SOAP
3 5 (14.71%) XML
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
3 5 (14.71%) Silverlight
4 3 (8.82%) Web Services
4 3 (8.82%) Reactive Extensions
4 3 (8.82%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (5.88%) HTML
6 1 (2.94%) XHTML
6 1 (2.94%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (2.94%) Ajax
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) WPF
6 1 (2.94%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) CRM
2 8 (23.53%) Migration
3 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
3 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (17.65%) ERP
5 5 (14.71%) Workflow
6 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.76%) MVVM
6 4 (11.76%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (5.88%) ETL
9 1 (2.94%) Information Security
9 1 (2.94%) Information Security Management
9 1 (2.94%) Security Management
9 1 (2.94%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) C#
2 13 (38.24%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) MCITP
3 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Epicor
3 1 (2.94%) EMC
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago