The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 26 24
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley - 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category - 10.00% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £320 £323
% change year-on-year
+8.98% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.51% -5.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Development Applications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 8.08% 6.13% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 18
Average daily rate £350 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Visual Studio
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA