The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Suffolk during the 3 months to 26 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 31
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.52% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.65% - 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £420 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £361
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.72%  
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 Suffolk. 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
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 113 250 210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 94.96% 96.53% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 160 140
Median daily rate £400 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £145 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 16
Median hourly rate £24.25 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 - £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 - £21.50
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 Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Suffolk

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Suffolk

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in Suffolk over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Developer in Suffolk

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Suffolk 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
Ipswich - 1 £280 -
Microsoft Developer
East of England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (50.00%) X++
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) MorphX
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (25.00%) Information Management
4 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) XAML
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MorphX
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) X++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft