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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Yorkshire 39.29% 17.86% 13.89%
As % of the Vendors category 64.71% 41.67% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £356 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.93% +8.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £204 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £460 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.22 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.94% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +10.00%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 17 12 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Yorkshire 60.71% 42.86% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Median daily rate £350 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £156 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in East Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Yorkshire citing Microsoft as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Hull +2 10 £356 +13.09% 6
Beverley - 1 - - 1
Microsoft
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 9 (60.00%) SQL
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
4 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
4 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
4 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office

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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (6.67%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (6.67%) OLAP
5 1 (6.67%) Power BI
5 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (26.67%) Entity Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Akka
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) LINQ
5 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (6.67%) RESTful
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (26.67%) BDD
2 4 (26.67%) Pair Programming
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (26.67%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) ETL
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Data Security
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Ariba
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago