The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
West Sussex / Gatwick
Rank 9 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.55% 1.89% -
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gatwick region.

Development Applications Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 11.36% 1.89% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £400 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +23.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gatwick 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 Gatwick

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Visual Studio
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (100.00%) API Development

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (100.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Google Maps API
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) API Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google