The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bournemouth region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 15 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 2.86% 1.65% -
As % of the Development Applications category 27.27% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£288 £263 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Development Applications Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 10.48% 21.49% 14.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 8
Average daily rate £225 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £280 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bournemouth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Intranet
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Telerik
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) DHTML
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Telerik