The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 109 110
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1  
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 2 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.11% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.42% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1702 1902 2033
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 94.98% 94.63% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 1191 1282
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 104 151
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +65.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Hampshire

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Hampshire

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Hampshire

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Hampshire region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (50.00%) MS Access
4 4 (50.00%) VBA
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
6 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (12.50%) C#
7 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM

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

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (50.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) VBA
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft