The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 333 369 359
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 78 45 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 36 33
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £250 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21896 22402 24433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.73% 92.40% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15020 15258 15837
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 470 647
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
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 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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
City of London +28 26 £451 +12.62% 13
Uxbridge - - - -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 87 (75.65%) Microsoft
2 61 (53.04%) .NET
3 51 (44.35%) CRM
3 51 (44.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 42 (36.52%) C#
5 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
6 34 (29.57%) MS Excel
6 34 (29.57%) SQL
7 27 (23.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (22.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
9 20 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (16.52%) Web Services
11 18 (15.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (13.91%) Workflow
12 16 (13.91%) Finance
12 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (12.17%) Dynamics AX
14 13 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
14 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
15 11 (9.57%) Degree
16 10 (8.70%) Banking
16 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
17 8 (6.96%) MS Access
17 8 (6.96%) VBA
17 8 (6.96%) T-SQL
17 8 (6.96%) ETL
17 8 (6.96%) BizTalk Server

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.96%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (5.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (29.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.74%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.87%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (44.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (12.17%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (5.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 27 (23.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (22.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (15.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (13.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (11.30%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.96%) MS Access
8 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (5.22%) OLAP
9 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.74%) Big Data
12 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.74%) PerformancePoint
12 2 (1.74%) Oracle OLAP
13 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.87%) ProClarity
13 1 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.74%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (13.91%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Banking
3 7 (6.09%) Advertising
4 4 (3.48%) Front Office
5 3 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Retail
7 1 (0.87%) Games
7 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (53.04%) .NET
2 19 (16.52%) Web Services
3 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
4 6 (5.22%) MDX
5 5 (4.35%) HTML
5 5 (4.35%) XML
6 4 (3.48%) XSD
6 4 (3.48%) CSS
6 4 (3.48%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.61%) WCF
7 3 (2.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 1 (0.87%) Middleware
9 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (0.87%) jQuery
9 1 (0.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.61%) Fixed Income
1 3 (2.61%) Visualisation
2 2 (1.74%) Hedge funds
3 1 (0.87%) SWIFT
3 1 (0.87%) Informatics
3 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.87%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.87%) Online Games
3 1 (0.87%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.74%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (44.35%) CRM
2 20 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (13.91%) Workflow
3 16 (13.91%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (6.96%) ETL
4 8 (6.96%) Unit Testing
5 7 (6.09%) MVC
5 7 (6.09%) Migration
6 5 (4.35%) Project Management
6 5 (4.35%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.48%) ERP
7 4 (3.48%) Investment Management
8 3 (2.61%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (2.61%) Analytics
8 3 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (2.61%) Data Modelling
8 3 (2.61%) Asset Management
8 3 (2.61%) System Testing
9 2 (1.74%) Data Analysis
9 2 (1.74%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (36.52%) C#
2 34 (29.57%) SQL
3 13 (11.30%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.96%) VBA
4 8 (6.96%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.61%) Java
5 3 (2.61%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.74%) X++
6 2 (1.74%) VBScript
6 2 (1.74%) VB
7 1 (0.87%) C
7 1 (0.87%) C++
7 1 (0.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (9.57%) Degree
2 5 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) MCSD
4 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) MCTS
5 2 (1.74%) MCPD
5 2 (1.74%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) CRD IV
2 1 (0.87%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) WMI
Vendors
1 87 (75.65%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.48%) Oracle
3 2 (1.74%) SAP
3 2 (1.74%) TIBCO
4 1 (0.87%) Lattice Semiconductor
4 1 (0.87%) Tableau
4 1 (0.87%) Cloudera
4 1 (0.87%) Lotus
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