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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 36 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.37% 1.09% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.02% 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £410 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
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
47 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.95% 8.73% 8.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 14
Median daily rate £500 £425 £337
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +26.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £402 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £36.25 -
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 26 September 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 26 September 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 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (33.33%) C
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (22.22%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 2 (22.22%) MVC
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) CSS
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server

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 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) FxCop
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JSHint
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) NDepend
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) StyleCop
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C++ Developer
2 3 (33.33%) C++/Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) HTML Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Thrift
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) RequireJS
4 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Cryptography
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Pair Programming
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) SOLID
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) C++
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) Haskell
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle