The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.39% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £50.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +100.00%
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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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
475 167 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 91.52% 88.83% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 74 147
Average daily rate £360 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £198 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 11 25
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +18.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £12.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £18.90 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Tyne and Wear region.

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Microsoft Developer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 6 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
3 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
4 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
5 3 (42.86%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle