The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
England / South East
Rank 207 244 241
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 35 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.46% 0.17% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 21
Median daily rate £400 £408 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £344 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £473 £425
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7116 8310 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.68% 94.57% 94.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4154 5083 4898
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 389 429
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £53.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire +15 11 £390 -8.23%
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £439 +14.83%
West Sussex - 5 £623 -
Berkshire +11 4 £413 -2.94% 1
Surrey - 3 £450 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £300 -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 55 (93.22%) Microsoft
2 35 (59.32%) SQL
2 35 (59.32%) .NET
3 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
3 26 (44.07%) C#
4 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
4 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (32.20%) Dynamics CRM
5 19 (32.20%) CRM
6 18 (30.51%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (28.81%) VBA
8 16 (27.12%) .NET Framework
8 16 (27.12%) HTML
9 15 (25.42%) MS Access
9 15 (25.42%) CSS
9 15 (25.42%) WCF
10 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
11 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
12 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
13 9 (15.25%) Migration
13 9 (15.25%) ETL
13 9 (15.25%) MVC
13 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
13 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
13 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (11.86%) IIS
2 2 (3.39%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.56%) MS Office
2 8 (13.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (32.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (8.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Boomi
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) SQL Server
2 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (25.42%) MS Access
4 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (11.86%) Power BI
8 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.69%) MySQL
11 1 (1.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
3 7 (11.86%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (13.56%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (59.32%) .NET
2 16 (27.12%) .NET Framework
2 16 (27.12%) HTML
3 15 (25.42%) CSS
3 15 (25.42%) WCF
4 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
4 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (13.56%) Ajax
5 8 (13.56%) jQuery
6 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (11.86%) LINQ
6 7 (11.86%) LINQ to SQL
6 7 (11.86%) XML
7 4 (6.78%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.78%) Entity Framework
7 4 (6.78%) React
7 4 (6.78%) Redux
8 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (3.39%) MDX
9 1 (1.69%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) CRM
2 18 (30.51%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (15.25%) ETL
4 9 (15.25%) Migration
4 9 (15.25%) MVC
5 8 (13.56%) Analytics
6 7 (11.86%) OOP
6 7 (11.86%) OWASP
6 7 (11.86%) Secure Coding
7 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.78%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.78%) Visualisation
8 3 (5.08%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.39%) BDD
9 2 (3.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.39%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) SQL
2 26 (44.07%) C#
3 21 (35.59%) JavaScript
4 17 (28.81%) VBA
5 10 (16.95%) T-SQL
6 9 (15.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (6.78%) C
7 4 (6.78%) Python
7 4 (6.78%) R
8 2 (3.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (3.39%) Java
9 1 (1.69%) VB
9 1 (1.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.25%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.69%) CCA
4 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (93.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.86%) Dell
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
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