The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 369 332 374
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +42
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 44 83 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.38% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 36
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£450 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £363 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £514 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21610 21787 22472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 92.83% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15114 14878 15294
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 401 469
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in London

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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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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
City of London -23 17 £438 -2.72% 5
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 82 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 62 (53.45%) SQL Server
3 54 (46.55%) SQL
4 52 (44.83%) .NET
5 49 (42.24%) CRM
5 49 (42.24%) Dynamics CRM
6 47 (40.52%) C#
7 45 (38.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (33.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (31.90%) JavaScript
10 36 (31.03%) MS Excel
11 35 (30.17%) Finance
12 32 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
13 31 (26.72%) ETL
13 31 (26.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (23.28%) T-SQL
15 24 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (15.52%) ASP.NET
17 17 (14.66%) XML
17 17 (14.66%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
18 16 (13.79%) OLAP
18 16 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
19 15 (12.93%) SharePoint
20 14 (12.07%) Data Modelling
21 12 (10.34%) Banking
21 12 (10.34%) MDX
22 11 (9.48%) Advertising
22 11 (9.48%) SOAP
22 11 (9.48%) Web Services

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (12.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 36 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS Project
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.86%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 49 (42.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (6.90%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (5.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.86%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
2 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (53.45%) SQL Server
2 45 (38.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (33.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (26.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (14.66%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (14.66%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (13.79%) OLAP
6 16 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (8.62%) OLAP Cube
8 9 (7.76%) Big Data
9 7 (6.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (4.31%) Star Schema
11 4 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle OLAP
11 4 (3.45%) Oracle Database
12 3 (2.59%) MS Access
13 2 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (1.72%) DTS
13 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.72%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.72%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.72%) Subversion
3 2 (1.72%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) MorphX
General
1 35 (30.17%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 11 (9.48%) Advertising
4 8 (6.90%) Retail
5 5 (4.31%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.86%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.86%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Front Office
7 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Publishing
7 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (44.83%) .NET
2 18 (15.52%) ASP.NET
3 17 (14.66%) XML
4 12 (10.34%) MDX
5 11 (9.48%) SOAP
5 11 (9.48%) Web Services
6 10 (8.62%) .NET Framework
7 9 (7.76%) LINQ
7 9 (7.76%) HTML
8 8 (6.90%) CSS
8 8 (6.90%) Entity Framework
8 8 (6.90%) WCF
9 7 (6.03%) jQuery
10 4 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (2.59%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (2.59%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.59%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.72%) JSON
12 2 (1.72%) Ajax
12 2 (1.72%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.31%) Credit Risk
4 4 (3.45%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.72%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.72%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.72%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.86%) Statistics
6 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.86%) Physics
6 1 (0.86%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.86%) User Experience
6 1 (0.86%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.24%) CRM
2 32 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (26.72%) ETL
4 24 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.07%) Data Modelling
6 10 (8.62%) TDD
7 9 (7.76%) Migration
8 6 (5.17%) Workflow
8 6 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.17%) ETL Development
9 5 (4.31%) Inmon Methodology
9 5 (4.31%) Data Mapping
9 5 (4.31%) Dimensional Modelling
9 5 (4.31%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (4.31%) MVC
9 5 (4.31%) Wealth Management
10 4 (3.45%) Scrum
10 4 (3.45%) OO
10 4 (3.45%) Analytics
10 4 (3.45%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 54 (46.55%) SQL
2 47 (40.52%) C#
3 37 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.28%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.45%) X++
6 3 (2.59%) VB
6 3 (2.59%) VBA
6 3 (2.59%) VB6
7 2 (1.72%) C
7 2 (1.72%) Java
7 2 (1.72%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.72%) R
7 2 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) HL7
2 2 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.86%) COREP
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 82 (70.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.62%) Tableau
3 5 (4.31%) Oracle
4 1 (0.86%) Sybase
4 1 (0.86%) SAP
4 1 (0.86%) Cognos
4 1 (0.86%) IBM
4 1 (0.86%) Sun
4 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.86%) Perforce
4 1 (0.86%) Red Gate
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