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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 34 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.18% - 2.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% - 34.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £325 - £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
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
42 53 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 15.27% 14.56% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 41 17
Median daily rate £374 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex 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 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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton - 6 £325 - 3
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 16 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (66.67%) MVC
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 2 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (33.33%) MFC
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (66.67%) Node.js
2 2 (33.33%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C++