The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 15 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 5 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 4.85% 1.35% 7.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 41.67% 8.33% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £406 - £344
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 - £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 - £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Visual Studio
Somerset

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

Development Applications Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
12 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 11.65% 16.22% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 16
Median daily rate £390 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bath 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 Bath

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Bath

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Bath region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) Apache
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bath 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 5 (83.33%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) CRM Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Consultant
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP