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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.36% 0.43% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
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
28 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.14% 9.87% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 6
Median daily rate £513 £150 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+241.66% -43.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £133 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £320 £346
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell 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 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 25 June 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) jQuery
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 3 (60.00%) Presales
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Office 365
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Information Management
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) SOAP

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) MS Access
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Architect
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
1 3 (60.00%) jQuery
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OO
1 3 (60.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) OOD
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle