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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 372 373 342
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 60 60 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.25% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.27% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 40 51
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £503 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -
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
21060 22365 21816
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.04% 94.77% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15089 15697 14981
Median daily rate £455 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 374 411
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.17 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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 24 July 2016.

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 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +43 19 £550 +22.08% 2
Canary Wharf - 2 £475 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Romford - 1 £430 -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 London region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 101 (75.94%) Microsoft
2 58 (43.61%) CRM
3 57 (42.86%) SQL
3 57 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 56 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 49 (36.84%) C#
6 48 (36.09%) MS Excel
7 41 (30.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (28.57%) .NET
10 33 (24.81%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (21.80%) Finance
12 28 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 26 (19.55%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (18.05%) Migration
15 23 (17.29%) ETL
16 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (15.79%) T-SQL
17 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
18 16 (12.03%) Web Services
18 16 (12.03%) Data Migration
19 14 (10.53%) Windows
20 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
20 13 (9.77%) Data Modelling
20 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2012
21 12 (9.02%) XML
22 11 (8.27%) Visual Studio
22 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET
22 11 (8.27%) Analytics
23 10 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008

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 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.26%) SAS
3 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.75%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.75%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 48 (36.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) MS Office
3 2 (1.50%) SPSS
4 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
4 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 57 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (4.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.75%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.75%) IaaS
2 1 (0.75%) PaaS
2 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 41 (30.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (29.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (21.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (19.55%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (9.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (6.77%) Power BI
9 7 (5.26%) OLAP
10 6 (4.51%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.76%) Big Data
11 5 (3.76%) QlikView
12 4 (3.01%) Data Mart
12 4 (3.01%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (2.26%) MS Access
13 3 (2.26%) SAS EBI
13 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.51%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (2.26%) JIRA
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.50%) MSTest
4 2 (1.50%) NUnit
5 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (0.75%) WiX
General
1 29 (21.80%) Finance
2 6 (4.51%) Banking
3 5 (3.76%) Advertising
3 5 (3.76%) Marketing
4 4 (3.01%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.57%) .NET
2 16 (12.03%) Web Services
3 12 (9.02%) XML
4 11 (8.27%) ASP.NET
5 9 (6.77%) REST
6 8 (6.02%) WCF
7 7 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.26%) MDX
8 6 (4.51%) SOAP
9 5 (3.76%) Ajax
9 5 (3.76%) HTML
9 5 (3.76%) WPF
10 4 (3.01%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.01%) WinForms
11 3 (2.26%) HTML5
11 3 (2.26%) Silverlight
12 2 (1.50%) Kendo UI
12 2 (1.50%) LINQ
13 1 (0.75%) Gherkin
13 1 (0.75%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (4.51%) Data Integration
2 5 (3.76%) Derivative
2 5 (3.76%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.26%) Credit Risk
3 3 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (1.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.50%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.50%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.50%) Market Risk
4 2 (1.50%) NHS
4 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.50%) User Experience
5 1 (0.75%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.75%) IVR
5 1 (0.75%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.53%) Windows
2 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (43.61%) CRM
2 33 (24.81%) Business Intelligence
3 24 (18.05%) Migration
4 23 (17.29%) ETL
5 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.03%) Data Migration
7 13 (9.77%) Data Modelling
8 11 (8.27%) Analytics
9 10 (7.52%) Scrum
10 8 (6.02%) Line Management
10 8 (6.02%) Workflow
11 7 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (5.26%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.51%) ERP
12 6 (4.51%) Kimball Methodology
12 6 (4.51%) OO
13 5 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (3.76%) Data Management
13 5 (3.76%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (3.76%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.86%) SQL
2 49 (36.84%) C#
3 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 8 (6.02%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.51%) VBA
6 3 (2.26%) Python
6 3 (2.26%) X++
7 1 (0.75%) C
7 1 (0.75%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.75%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (0.75%) Degree
1 1 (0.75%) ISEB
1 1 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.75%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 101 (75.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.51%) Oracle
2 6 (4.51%) Tableau
3 5 (3.76%) Teradata
4 3 (2.26%) Sybase
5 2 (1.50%) Citrix
5 2 (1.50%) JD Edwards
5 2 (1.50%) Telerik
6 1 (0.75%) Informatica
6 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
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