Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Microsoft Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 23 November 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 > Surrey
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 126 120
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 8 7 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.29% 0.30% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.32% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Surrey median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £350 £305 £337
90th Percentile £488 £435 £457
South East median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey 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 Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2648 2205 2599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 95.37% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1860 1449 1588
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £207 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 103 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +9.10%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.07 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Surrey

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Surrey

Microsoft Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Developer in Surrey

Microsoft Developer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cobham - 1 £450 -
Microsoft Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Surrey region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Advertising
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Kanban
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) Power BI
2 1 (12.50%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) COM
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) SOLID
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) RedGate