The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
England / London
Rank 312 365 336
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 84 54 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.43% 0.25% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 33 64
Median daily rate £425 £400 £427
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £341 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.88 -

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
18340 20393 20020
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.80% 95.07% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13137 14442 14116
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 308 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +21 27 £360 -10.00% 5
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 London region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 158 (89.77%) Microsoft
2 84 (47.73%) CRM
2 84 (47.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 78 (44.32%) C#
4 76 (43.18%) SQL Server
5 68 (38.64%) .NET
6 53 (30.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 53 (30.11%) SQL
7 50 (28.41%) Finance
8 47 (26.70%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 40 (22.73%) MS Excel
12 38 (21.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 36 (20.45%) Web Services
14 35 (19.89%) WCF
15 32 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 30 (17.05%) TDD
16 30 (17.05%) Windows
17 29 (16.48%) Scrum
18 28 (15.91%) SharePoint
19 27 (15.34%) Dynamics AX
20 26 (14.77%) T-SQL
21 25 (14.20%) Migration
22 24 (13.64%) JIRA
22 24 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
23 23 (13.07%) ERP
24 22 (12.50%) ETL
25 21 (11.93%) Advertising
25 21 (11.93%) BizTalk Server

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 28 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 21 (11.93%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (11.36%) IIS
4 5 (2.84%) SAS
5 3 (1.70%) FileNet
5 3 (1.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.14%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 40 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project
3 1 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 84 (47.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (15.34%) Dynamics AX
3 16 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.57%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 42 (23.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (11.93%) PaaS
3 19 (10.80%) IaaS
4 16 (9.09%) Office 365
5 3 (1.70%) SaaS
6 2 (1.14%) Yammer
7 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.14%) HTTP
1 2 (1.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (43.18%) SQL Server
2 53 (30.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 38 (21.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (10.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (6.82%) Big Data
8 10 (5.68%) MS Access
9 9 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (3.98%) Power BI
10 7 (3.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (2.84%) SQL Server 2000
13 3 (1.70%) OLAP
13 3 (1.70%) OLAP Cube
14 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
14 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
15 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
15 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 24 (13.64%) JIRA
1 24 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.70%) MorphX
4 2 (1.14%) Bower
4 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.14%) gulp
4 2 (1.14%) Subversion
5 1 (0.57%) Moq
5 1 (0.57%) NUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Selenium
5 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 50 (28.41%) Finance
2 21 (11.93%) Advertising
3 12 (6.82%) Retail
4 10 (5.68%) Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Back Office
5 3 (1.70%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Law
6 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (38.64%) .NET
2 36 (20.45%) Web Services
3 35 (19.89%) WCF
4 14 (7.95%) ASP.NET
5 12 (6.82%) .NET Framework
6 8 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (4.55%) COM
6 8 (4.55%) HTML
7 7 (3.98%) AngularJS
8 6 (3.41%) SOAP
9 5 (2.84%) CSS
9 5 (2.84%) jQuery
9 5 (2.84%) RESTful
10 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (2.27%) Entity Framework
10 4 (2.27%) XML
11 3 (1.70%) MDX
12 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 2 (1.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.57%) Fintech
3 1 (0.57%) FMCG
3 1 (0.57%) NHS
3 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
3 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.05%) Windows
2 5 (2.84%) Windows 10
2 5 (2.84%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Embedded Compact
3 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (47.73%) CRM
2 47 (26.70%) Business Intelligence
3 44 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (17.05%) TDD
5 29 (16.48%) Scrum
6 25 (14.20%) Migration
7 23 (13.07%) ERP
8 22 (12.50%) ETL
9 20 (11.36%) Logistics
9 20 (11.36%) MVC
10 18 (10.23%) Data Migration
11 12 (6.82%) Data Mapping
12 11 (6.25%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.68%) Data Modelling
14 7 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (3.98%) Visualisation
15 6 (3.41%) OO
15 6 (3.41%) SDLC
15 6 (3.41%) Waterfall
15 6 (3.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 78 (44.32%) C#
2 53 (30.11%) SQL
3 26 (14.77%) T-SQL
4 18 (10.23%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.68%) VBA
6 9 (5.11%) C
7 8 (4.55%) VB
8 7 (3.98%) Python
8 7 (3.98%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.41%) VB6
9 6 (3.41%) X++
10 5 (2.84%) Java
10 5 (2.84%) R
11 3 (1.70%) PHP
12 2 (1.14%) C++
12 2 (1.14%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 6 (3.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.70%) CCA
2 3 (1.70%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) BC Cleared
3 2 (1.14%) Degree
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.57%) MCAD
4 1 (0.57%) MCSD
4 1 (0.57%) MCTS
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 158 (89.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.82%) Greenplum
2 12 (6.82%) Netezza
2 12 (6.82%) Teradata
2 12 (6.82%) Vertica
3 8 (4.55%) SAP
4 4 (2.27%) Cognos
5 3 (1.70%) Lotus
5 3 (1.70%) Oracle
6 2 (1.14%) Infor
6 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.57%) Concur
7 1 (0.57%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.57%) Tableau
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