The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 10 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.94% - 2.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.67% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.03% -3.57%
Visual Studio
London

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

Development Applications Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 17.65% - 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (80.00%) Reuters
2 4 (80.00%) Bloomberg
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Apple
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (80.00%) Polycom
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (80.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 4 (80.00%) Desktop Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) COM
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) WCF
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (80.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) W3C
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Progressive Enhancement
2 1 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenDesktop
1 4 (80.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
1 4 (80.00%) Apple
1 4 (80.00%) Reuters
1 4 (80.00%) Bloomberg
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Polycom
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft