The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.01% - 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% - 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
Berkshire

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

Development Applications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
21 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.07% 8.88% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 6
Average daily rate £423 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.20% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £269 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) ETL
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Star Schema
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Star Schema
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Junior
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
1 3 (75.00%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ETL
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft