The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 17 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.69% 0.70% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 4.35% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
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 Docklands, London region.

Development Applications Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 18.64% 16.20% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 14
Median daily rate £513 £480 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £275 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £694
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) MS Access
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior VBA Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Spotfire Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SSIS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau