The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dudley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 11 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 Dudley 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 6 6 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dudley 10.00% 14.29% 27.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £311
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
Development Applications Category
Dudley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dudley 10.00% 14.29% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate £325 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
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% -
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Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Dudley

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Dudley

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Dudley

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Dudley

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Dudley

Visual Studio
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Dudley

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dudley 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) CMS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dudley by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dudley 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 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL