The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank - 36 30
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - 1.11% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.14% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.50
Microsoft Developer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
211 264 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.05% 97.42% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 193 106
Average daily rate £450 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 14
Average hourly rate £13.19 £14.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £9.50 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £25.00 £13.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Developer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Groovy
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
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