The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 28 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.03% 1.11% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.57% 9.09% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £438 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.94%
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 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Visual Studio
Hampshire

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

Development Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 3.61% 12.22% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 24 10
Median daily rate £438 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.11% +8.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £33.75 - £40.00
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 Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke 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 Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SOLID
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle