Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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 > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 62 45
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent - 0.19% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Kent median daily rate - £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.65% +6.25%
South East median daily rate £495 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +41.43% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Kent
Contract vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 407 500 484
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 95.42% 97.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 384 332
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £163 £168 £170
90th Percentile £600 £609 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 23
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +55.70% -1.49%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.80 £11.00
90th Percentile £44.75 £143.43 £51.60
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.62
% change year-on-year +13.89% -8.25% +7.18%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Kent

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Kent