The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 14 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.82% 1.11% -
As % of the Development Applications category 46.15% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£333 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Farnborough region.

Development Applications Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 14.77% 4.44% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Average daily rate £340 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Telerik
3 3 (42.86%) Ajax
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
3 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Data Security
4 2 (28.57%) FusionCharts
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) TickIT
4 2 (28.57%) C

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SmartPlant
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SSDT
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) NetBeans
3 1 (14.29%) NUnit
3 1 (14.29%) JSUnit
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Programmer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Programmer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) FusionCharts
3 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Highcharts JS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) N-Tier
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 1 (14.29%) Life Science
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Statistics
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) OOD
4 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 2 (28.57%) Data Security
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
1 3 (42.86%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Telerik
3 1 (14.29%) Aquila
3 1 (14.29%) Intergraph
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