The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 31 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.13% - 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.13% - 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
Visual Studio
London

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

Development Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 4 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 22.03% 4.08% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 3 25
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £530 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Visual Studio
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills