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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 23 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 1.97% 2.58% 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% 21.74% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £385 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £388 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £359 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.91% +4.66%
Visual Studio
West Sussex

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
17 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 11.18% 11.86% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 4
Median daily rate £388 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley 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 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 26 August 2016.

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 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
5 3 (42.86%) XML
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) Workflow
5 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (28.57%) SOLID
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 2 (28.57%) SignalR
6 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 2 (28.57%) B2C
6 2 (28.57%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) MS Office

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Angular Developer
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Azure Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Consultant
4 2 (28.57%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Technical Leader
5 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) SignalR
6 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) B2C
3 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) SOLID
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Case Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft