The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 137 137 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 8 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.29% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.43% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 2
Median daily rate £344 £331 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £250 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £415 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2660 2805 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.06% 95.12% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1825 1880 1440
Median daily rate £400 £350 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 111 118
Median hourly rate £15.32 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.56% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Developer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
West Yorkshire -4 3 £344 +5.76%
South Yorkshire -3 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 28 (84.85%) CRM
2 28 (84.85%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (81.82%) C#
4 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
4 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
5 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 9 (27.27%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
7 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.15%) REST
8 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (15.15%) SOAP
9 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
9 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
9 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.12%) SQL
9 4 (12.12%) Finance
9 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (12.12%) Degree
9 4 (12.12%) RESTful
9 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (84.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.03%) MS Access
7 1 (3.03%) Power BI
7 1 (3.03%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 5 (15.15%) REST
4 5 (15.15%) SOAP
5 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
5 4 (12.12%) RESTful
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (9.09%) CSS
6 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (6.06%) MDX
7 2 (6.06%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) Ajax
8 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.03%) HTML5
8 1 (3.03%) jQuery
8 1 (3.03%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) LINQ
8 1 (3.03%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) CRM
2 6 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.15%) Test Scripting
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) ETL
5 2 (6.06%) SOA
5 2 (6.06%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Data Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.12%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau