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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 19 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 26 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.36% 7.14% -
As % of the Development Applications category 38.81% 58.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
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
67 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 21.54% 12.24% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 21 9
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -2 23 £375 +20.00% 8
Lewes - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 53 (88.33%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
3 40 (66.67%) Web Services
4 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
5 36 (60.00%) jQuery
6 35 (58.33%) HTML
7 32 (53.33%) SQL
8 31 (51.67%) CSS
9 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (41.67%) Content Management
10 25 (41.67%) C#
11 24 (40.00%) XML
12 21 (35.00%) XSLT
12 21 (35.00%) CMS
13 20 (33.33%) OpenText
13 20 (33.33%) XHTML
13 20 (33.33%) Adobe
13 20 (33.33%) W3C
13 20 (33.33%) Intranet
13 20 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (33.33%) User Experience
13 20 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 17 (28.33%) RedDot
14 17 (28.33%) IIS
14 17 (28.33%) Ajax
14 17 (28.33%) Google
14 17 (28.33%) OOP
14 17 (28.33%) XSD
14 17 (28.33%) Web Development
14 17 (28.33%) Web 2.0

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (35.00%) CMS
2 17 (28.33%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (33.33%) Intranet
2 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.67%) QlikView
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.67%) OLAP
3 1 (1.67%) OLTP
3 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Axure RP
2 10 (16.67%) StyleCop
2 10 (16.67%) NUnit
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.67%) Publishing
2 3 (5.00%) German Language
3 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Developer
2 18 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (28.33%) CMS Developer
3 17 (28.33%) .NET Developer
4 14 (23.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (15.00%) Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) Support Analyst
6 7 (11.67%) Applications Support
6 7 (11.67%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Software Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
10 2 (3.33%) Development Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Systems Support
10 2 (3.33%) Web Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (88.33%) .NET
2 40 (66.67%) Web Services
3 39 (65.00%) ASP.NET
4 36 (60.00%) jQuery
5 35 (58.33%) HTML
6 31 (51.67%) CSS
7 24 (40.00%) XML
8 21 (35.00%) XSLT
9 20 (33.33%) XHTML
9 20 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (28.33%) Ajax
10 17 (28.33%) XSD
11 14 (23.33%) WCF
12 12 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 10 (16.67%) LINQ
13 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) W3C
1 20 (33.33%) User Experience
2 17 (28.33%) Web 2.0
3 6 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (41.67%) Content Management
3 17 (28.33%) Web Development
3 17 (28.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 17 (28.33%) OOP
4 16 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (16.67%) MVC
5 10 (16.67%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
5 10 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (13.33%) DevOps
7 4 (6.67%) OO
8 3 (5.00%) ITIL
8 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (3.33%) Migration
10 1 (1.67%) ETL
10 1 (1.67%) Identity Management
10 1 (1.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
2 32 (53.33%) SQL
3 25 (41.67%) C#
4 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 7 (11.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Adobe
1 20 (33.33%) OpenText
2 17 (28.33%) RedDot
2 17 (28.33%) Google
3 10 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 10 (16.67%) Akamai
3 10 (16.67%) ForgeRock
4 8 (13.33%) Capita
4 8 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
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