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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 233 238 232
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 29 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.29% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 9
Median daily rate £350 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £322 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+13.69% +0.68%
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
8330 9071 8556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.26% 94.74% 94.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4964 5311 4624
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 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 424 430
Median hourly rate £21.00 £16.14 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.11% -0.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.44 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 July 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 July 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 +6 10 £380 +16.92% 1
Berkshire +6 8 £338 -10.00% 2
Surrey -2 4 £298 -25.43% 1
Kent +11 3 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire +8 1 £415 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 39 (66.10%) Microsoft
2 31 (52.54%) CRM
3 30 (50.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (44.07%) SQL
4 26 (44.07%) .NET
5 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
6 23 (38.98%) C#
7 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
8 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (30.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
11 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
12 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
14 8 (13.56%) Workflow
14 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (11.86%) Dynamics NAV
16 6 (10.17%) VBA
16 6 (10.17%) ADO.NET
16 6 (10.17%) C
16 6 (10.17%) Windows
16 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
16 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
16 6 (10.17%) ETL
16 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
16 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
17 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
17 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012

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 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.47%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (50.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (11.86%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (3.39%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
1 2 (3.39%) SSL
1 2 (3.39%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.69%) CTI
2 1 (1.69%) FTP
2 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (37.29%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (30.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (23.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (6.78%) MS Access
9 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.39%) Big Data
10 2 (3.39%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (3.39%) Datazen
10 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
10 2 (3.39%) InterSystems Cache
10 2 (3.39%) PerformancePoint
10 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (1.69%) OLAP
11 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (3.39%) Fiddler
3 2 (3.39%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.39%) Selenium
3 2 (3.39%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.39%) Subversion
3 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (44.07%) .NET
2 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET
3 6 (10.17%) ADO.NET
4 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.47%) jQuery
4 5 (8.47%) XML
5 4 (6.78%) Ajax
5 4 (6.78%) Entity Framework
5 4 (6.78%) Web Services
5 4 (6.78%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 4 (6.78%) WPF
6 3 (5.08%) WCF
7 2 (3.39%) ADO
7 2 (3.39%) CSS
7 2 (3.39%) DHTML
7 2 (3.39%) HTML
7 2 (3.39%) LINQ
7 2 (3.39%) MDX
7 2 (3.39%) ODBC
7 2 (3.39%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.39%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (3.39%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.69%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.69%) Informatics
3 1 (1.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Physics
3 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) CRM
2 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.56%) Workflow
4 6 (10.17%) ETL
5 4 (6.78%) Line Management
5 4 (6.78%) MVC
5 4 (6.78%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.78%) Project Management
5 4 (6.78%) Web Development
5 4 (6.78%) Workflow Development
6 3 (5.08%) B2B
6 3 (5.08%) Migration
6 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Contact Management
7 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (3.39%) ITIL
7 2 (3.39%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (44.07%) SQL
2 23 (38.98%) C#
3 15 (25.42%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.34%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.17%) C
5 6 (10.17%) VBA
6 4 (6.78%) PHP
6 4 (6.78%) VB
7 3 (5.08%) Java
7 3 (5.08%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) VBScript
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby
8 2 (3.39%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.39%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) R
9 1 (1.69%) Scala
9 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) MCSD
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Pegasus
3 2 (3.39%) Infragistics
3 2 (3.39%) Remedy
3 2 (3.39%) Sage
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.69%) Tableau
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