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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.74% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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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
2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.74% 6.12% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £265 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.82%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceStack

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft