Period
to 18 August 2019

The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Microsoft Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 52 55
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 1.29% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.37% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Cambridge median daily rate - £373 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.28% -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £373 £425
% change year-on-year - -12.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Contract vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 750 656 597
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.98% 94.25% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 372 314
Cambridge median daily rate £443 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £188 £278 £197
90th Percentile £625 £586 £500
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £431 £425 £350
% change year-on-year +1.47% +21.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 52 90
Cambridge median hourly rate £20.00 £23.38 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.44% -37.67% -
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £12.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.28
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £23.00
% change year-on-year +1.49% -27.17% -38.67%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Cambridge

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Cambridge