The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South West / Devon
Rank - - 37
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - - 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +25.00%

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

Development Applications Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
54 106 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 20.30% 39.55% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 84 11
Median daily rate £445 £408 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.20% +13.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Devon 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 Devon

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 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 Devon region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) SDLC
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) OOD
4 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (50.00%) WCF
5 4 (50.00%) WPF
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (50.00%) REST
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (50.00%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) IIS
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (37.50%) Internet
6 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
7 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (25.00%) TypeScript

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) PowerPivot
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Report Writer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior WPF Developer
5 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (25.00%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (25.00%) PhoneGap
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) OOD
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Change Control
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft