Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dover 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 19 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
Kent > Dover
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dover 25.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Dover median daily rate £350 - -
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £343
% change year-on-year - +2.19% +7.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dover median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate £13.00 £21.75 £16.38
% change year-on-year -40.23% +32.82% -10.27%

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 Dover.

All Vendors
Dover
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dover 62.50% 25.00% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
Dover median daily rate £350 £363 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -21.62% -
10th Percentile £200 £281 £200
90th Percentile £377 £434 £500
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +3.70% - -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Dover median hourly rate - - -
Kent median hourly rate £25.69 £17.64 £15.75
% change year-on-year +45.63% +12.00% -32.26%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Dover

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dover.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Dover

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dover

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in Dover

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dover

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in Dover

For the 6 months to 19 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 Dover region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dover 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Refactoring
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle