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 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 26 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.63% 1.13% -
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £410 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £349
% change year-on-year
- +0.35%
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
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
32 18 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.06% 6.79% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 6
Median daily rate £450 £300 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £418 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram 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 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Cryptography

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 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bower
1 1 (10.00%) FxCop
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JSHint
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
1 1 (10.00%) NDepend
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) StyleCop
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C++ Developer
2 3 (30.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) RequireJS
4 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) SOLID
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C++
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) Haskell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle