The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 34 30
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 3.20% 3.85%
As % of the Development Applications category - 28.26% 37.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Average daily rate
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- £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
46 46 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 12.23% 11.33% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 27 16
Average daily rate £333 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.85%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 17 (94.44%) C#
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (50.00%) HTML
5 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) XML
7 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 7 (38.89%) ITIL
7 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
7 7 (38.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (38.89%) Subversion
7 7 (38.89%) German Language
8 5 (27.78%) OO
9 4 (22.22%) CSS
10 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 3 (16.67%) SaaS
11 2 (11.11%) WCF
11 2 (11.11%) Web Services
12 1 (5.56%) OLAP
12 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
12 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (5.56%) ETL
12 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
12 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
12 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (5.56%) Project Management

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) StyleCop
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
General
1 7 (38.89%) German Language
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) Support Analyst
4 7 (38.89%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (33.33%) Applications Support
5 6 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (33.33%) Software Support Analyst
6 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) HTML
4 8 (44.44%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.11%) WCF
7 2 (11.11%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) LINQ
8 1 (5.56%) jQuery
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Waterfall
2 7 (38.89%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) OO
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) MVC
4 1 (5.56%) Scrum
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) TDD
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 13 (72.22%) T-SQL
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
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