The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 8 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.06% - 5.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £165 - £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
Visual Studio
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Development Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.15% 2.94% 15.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
Median daily rate £350 £450 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +26.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visual Studio across the Aberdeen region.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the Aberdeen region.

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

Visual Studio
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) ADO
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) ADO
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 per day
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