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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 12 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 1.64% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £140 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +4.33%
Visual Studio
West Sussex

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
12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 13.79% 4.92% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
1 5 (100.00%) Law
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (100.00%) Case Management
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) Prototyping
3 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

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:

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) CRM Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ICT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Case Management
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft