The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 28 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 Oxfordshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 46 48 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.82% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £25.00
Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
468 473 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 95.51% 95.17% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 285 272
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 29 59
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.30 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Microsoft Developer
South East

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Microsoft Developer
South East

Microsoft Developer
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 5 (62.50%) CRM
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Clustering

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft