The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Midlands region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
England / Midlands
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £175
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 Midlands 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
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 170 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 94.31% 94.44% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 89 50
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £350 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands