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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 237 247 226
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 24 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 11
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £318 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.72% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 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
8527 8821 8647
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.82% 94.97% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5088 5044 4690
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 418 443
Median hourly rate £19.44 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.78% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 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
Hampshire +11 8 £350 +7.69% 1
Surrey -1 5 £300 -4.76%
Berkshire -5 5 £338 -6.89% 3
Kent +8 3 £250 -33.33% 1
West Sussex - 2 £550 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 South East region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (62.00%) CRM
3 30 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 20 (40.00%) .NET
5 19 (38.00%) SQL
5 19 (38.00%) C#
6 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
7 14 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (16.00%) Workflow
11 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (12.00%) ETL
12 6 (12.00%) Windows
12 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET
13 5 (10.00%) IIS
13 5 (10.00%) jQuery
14 4 (8.00%) Ajax
14 4 (8.00%) Web Development

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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (60.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Scribe Online
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) DNS
1 2 (4.00%) HTTP
1 2 (4.00%) SSL
1 2 (4.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (2.00%) CTI
2 1 (2.00%) FTP
2 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (26.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (8.00%) MS Access
8 2 (4.00%) Big Data
8 2 (4.00%) Datazen
8 2 (4.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.00%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (2.00%) Data Mart
9 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.00%) Fiddler
3 2 (4.00%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (4.00%) Selenium
3 2 (4.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET
3 5 (10.00%) jQuery
4 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.00%) Ajax
4 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (8.00%) Web Services
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 4 (8.00%) XML
5 3 (6.00%) WCF
5 3 (6.00%) WPF
6 2 (4.00%) ADO
6 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) LINQ
6 2 (4.00%) MDX
6 2 (4.00%) ODBC
6 2 (4.00%) OLE
6 2 (4.00%) SAML
6 2 (4.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.00%) Informatics
2 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.00%) Physics
2 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) CRM
2 9 (18.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Workflow
4 6 (12.00%) ETL
5 4 (8.00%) Line Management
5 4 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.00%) Web Development
5 4 (8.00%) Workflow Development
6 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) MVC
6 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Contact Management
7 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (4.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) C#
1 19 (38.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.00%) Java
4 4 (8.00%) PHP
5 3 (6.00%) C
5 3 (6.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) VBA
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
6 2 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.00%) VBScript
7 1 (2.00%) C++
7 1 (2.00%) R
7 1 (2.00%) Scala
7 1 (2.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) MCSD
3 1 (2.00%) MCSE
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Pegasus
3 2 (4.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.00%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.00%) Sage
4 1 (2.00%) Tableau
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