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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 231 255 236
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 26 22 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.23% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 10
Median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% -8.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £333 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £447 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £376 £390
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 - -
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
7839 9408 8773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.69% 94.76% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4757 5661 4851
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 385 441 462
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +17.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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
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 29 September 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
Berkshire +3 7 £375 - 1
Hampshire +10 5 £425 - 1
West Sussex +5 3 £350 +16.66%
Surrey 0 3 £413 +3.12% 2
Oxfordshire -9 2 £415 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 28 (57.14%) SQL
3 27 (55.10%) .NET
4 24 (48.98%) C#
5 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
5 20 (40.82%) CRM
5 20 (40.82%) Dynamics CRM
6 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
7 18 (36.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (34.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
10 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
11 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
12 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (16.33%) Web Services
13 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
13 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
13 8 (16.33%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (16.33%) jQuery
14 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (14.29%) Windows
14 7 (14.29%) VB
14 7 (14.29%) VBA
15 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
15 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (12.24%) React
15 6 (12.24%) C
15 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework

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 5 (10.20%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (16.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (4.08%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (4.08%) Sage 200
4 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) DNS
1 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.04%) CTI
2 1 (2.04%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (34.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (6.12%) MS Access
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.08%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.04%) OLAP
8 1 (2.04%) Power BI
8 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Oracle APEX
1 4 (8.16%) Selenium
1 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
1 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (4.08%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.08%) MSI
3 2 (4.08%) NUnit
3 2 (4.08%) WiX
4 1 (2.04%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) French Language
4 1 (2.04%) German Language
4 1 (2.04%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) .NET
2 9 (18.37%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.33%) jQuery
3 8 (16.33%) Web Services
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
4 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (12.24%) Entity Framework
4 6 (12.24%) React
5 5 (10.20%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (8.16%) Ajax
6 4 (8.16%) Breeze.js
6 4 (8.16%) Durandal
6 4 (8.16%) SAML
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (6.12%) WCF
7 3 (6.12%) XML
8 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.08%) Express
8 2 (4.08%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.04%) Informatics
3 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.04%) Physics
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) CRM
2 9 (18.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (8.16%) Full Text Search
3 4 (8.16%) ITIL
3 4 (8.16%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (8.16%) Project Management
3 4 (8.16%) Service Design
4 3 (6.12%) B2B
4 3 (6.12%) ETL
4 3 (6.12%) Integration Testing
4 3 (6.12%) Migration
4 3 (6.12%) MVC
4 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
4 3 (6.12%) Web Development
4 3 (6.12%) Workflow
5 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.08%) Scrum
5 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.08%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (57.14%) SQL
2 24 (48.98%) C#
3 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
4 14 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.29%) VB
5 7 (14.29%) VBA
6 6 (12.24%) C
7 4 (8.16%) PHP
7 4 (8.16%) TypeScript
8 3 (6.12%) VBScript
9 1 (2.04%) C++
9 1 (2.04%) Java
9 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (69.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) BMC
3 2 (4.08%) DevExpress
3 2 (4.08%) Remedy
3 2 (4.08%) Sage
4 1 (2.04%) Cognos
4 1 (2.04%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.04%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
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