The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 8 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorking 4.55% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +2.85%
Visual Studio
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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 Dorking region.

Development Applications Category
Dorking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorking 4.55% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
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 Dorking

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Dorking

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Dorking

Visual Studio
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorking 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%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SOA

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorking 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ScrumMaster
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft