The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - - 15.18%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 52.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 24
Median daily rate - - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +24.03%

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

Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 23 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.78% 14.74% 28.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 48
Median daily rate £401 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £313 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton 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 Brighton

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) Xamarin
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (66.67%) AppVeyor
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) VC++
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) VB6

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) AppVeyor
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Angular Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Node.js
3 2 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) VC++
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Xamarin
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle