The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 13 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 3.57% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £270 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Visual Studio
Scotland

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

Development Applications Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 7.14% 14.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £235 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £30.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dundee 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 Dundee

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

Visual Studio
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Dundee region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++