Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bury St Edmunds with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Suffolk > Bury St Edmunds
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 8 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 3 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bury St Edmunds 13.64% 21.95% 17.02%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Bury St Edmunds median daily rate £600 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.34% +9.33% +7.14%
Suffolk median daily rate £376 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -5.94% +10.27% -9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bury St Edmunds median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate £12.00 £14.73 £13.00
% change year-on-year -18.53% +13.31% +4.00%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Bury St Edmunds.

All Vendors
Bury St Edmunds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bury St Edmunds 36.36% 21.95% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
Bury St Edmunds median daily rate £368 £410 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.37% +21.48% -
10th Percentile £180 £375 £300
90th Percentile £600 £425 £435
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +10.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bury St Edmunds median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +36.21% +11.54% +4.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bury St Edmunds

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bury St Edmunds.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft in Bury St Edmunds.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bury St Edmunds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bury St Edmunds over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in Bury St Edmunds

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bury St Edmunds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bury St Edmunds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Bury St Edmunds

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bury St Edmunds region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bury St Edmunds 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Architect
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) XHTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL