Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 91 96
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.16% 0.31% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.33% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £320 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +28.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £175 £225
90th Percentile £375 £320 £360
Scotland median daily rate £395 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +23.44% -8.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1214 1211 1706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 95.22% 94.02% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 683 901
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £233 £213 £225
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 51
Glasgow median hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £27.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.24% -49.48% +77.03%
10th Percentile £12.60 £9.38 £12.10
90th Percentile £195.00 £36.25 £72.50
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +16.28% +13.16% +5.56%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Glasgow

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Glasgow

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, Microsoft Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft