Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 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 23 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
Yorkshire > East Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 27 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 29.35% 17.31% 12.90%
As % of the Vendors category 49.09% 39.13% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 5
East Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £310 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +55.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £141 £176 £175
90th Percentile £384 £410 £345
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 2
East Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £13.50 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.30% -1.82% +44.74%
10th Percentile £13.35 £13.25 £11.63
90th Percentile £21.08 £13.75 £14.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £14.37 £13.55
% change year-on-year -1.15% +6.03% +12.90%

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 East Yorkshire.

All Vendors
East Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 55 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 59.78% 44.23% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 9 8
East Yorkshire median daily rate £260 £319 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.43% -13.27% +5.00%
10th Percentile £120 £205 £171
90th Percentile £411 £416 £444
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 3
East Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.88% +10.00% +50.00%
10th Percentile £13.40 £13.70 £11.90
90th Percentile £23.15 £20.50 £15.40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.43 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -0.52% +6.66% +4.58%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in East Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft in East Yorkshire

Microsoft
Contract Job Locations in East Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the East Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hull +3 25 £350 +16.67% 3
Beverley - 1 £425 -
Microsoft
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
5 5 (18.52%) BDD
5 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Pair Programming
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) Windows
5 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
6 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
6 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Time Management
6 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
7 3 (11.11%) Network Management
7 3 (11.11%) DBS Check
7 3 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (11.11%) SCCM
7 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Migration

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) OLAP
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.70%) Power BI
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) NuGet
3 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) C# Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior C# Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) IT Technician
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
3 5 (18.52%) Entity Framework
4 2 (7.41%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML5
5 1 (3.70%) JSON
5 1 (3.70%) LINQ
5 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) BDD
2 5 (18.52%) Pair Programming
2 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) TDD
3 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.81%) Time Management
3 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.11%) Creative Thinking
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Network Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
6 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.70%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) VMware
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Apple
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle