The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 48 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.72% 0.32% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.33% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£329 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.50
Microsoft Developer
Yorkshire

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
388 300 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 92.60% 96.77% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 174 142
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £183 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 36
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.19 £11.96 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £30.45 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the job title across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield - 3 £329 - 2
Microsoft Developer
Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) SOAP
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
1 2 (40.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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