The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Crawley region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.69% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Development Applications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.24% 10.23% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 12
Average daily rate £450 £353 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.65% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £309 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £427 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Visual Studio
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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
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Android
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (50.00%) Android Development
3 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) BizTalk Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Android Development
1 2 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Business Objects