The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 46 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 4 15 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.91% 2.95% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 3.08% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 2
Median daily rate £413 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £400 £382
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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
423 487 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.58% 95.68% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 332 224
Median daily rate £400 £381 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 25
Median hourly rate £14.25 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £20.00 £30.00
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 South Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Sheffield -4 2 £413 +17.85%
Microsoft Developer
Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Advertising
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) CRM
3 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (16.67%) MDX
5 1 (16.67%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) QlikView
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Tableau