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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 8 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 10.48% - 4.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 78.57% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£425 - £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.57%
Visual Studio
Hampshire

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
14 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 13.33% 8.93% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Average daily rate £425 £275 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £270 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £330 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 12 (92.31%) C#
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) XML
3 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
3 10 (76.92%) Data Structures
4 9 (69.23%) SmartPlant
5 7 (53.85%) Intergraph
5 7 (53.85%) MS Access
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
5 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (53.85%) XAML
6 4 (30.77%) Life Science
6 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
8 2 (15.38%) WCF
8 2 (15.38%) LINQ
8 2 (15.38%) MySQL
8 2 (15.38%) HTML
8 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (15.38%) Perl
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Python

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (15.38%) IIS
Business Applications
1 9 (69.23%) SmartPlant
2 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) MS Access
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Database
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Programmer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) XML
3 2 (15.38%) WCF
3 2 (15.38%) LINQ
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Structures
2 4 (30.77%) Life Science
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) VB.NET
3 7 (53.85%) XAML
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Python
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) Perl
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) Intergraph
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
Farnborough, Hampshire
Engage PSG
Rate: £100 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Farnborough
First Recruitment Group
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 16 days ago