The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 89 89 98
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 18 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.97% 1.80% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.06% 9.01% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 17
Median daily rate £425 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £403 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £37.50 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £45.97 £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
- +42.85%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
255 433 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.80% 19.94% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 245 202
Median daily rate £420 £370 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 29 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £37.50 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £60.00 £40.35
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the Hampshire region.

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth 0 5 - - 1
Southampton -6 3 £425 +41.66% 1
Fareham - 3 £300 -
Basingstoke +4 2 £438 +25.00% 1
Hook -5 2 £320 +3.22%
Farnborough +9 1 - - 4
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 40 (54.79%) SQL Server
2 39 (53.42%) C#
2 39 (53.42%) .NET
3 37 (50.68%) SQL
4 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
5 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
6 27 (36.99%) Oracle
7 26 (35.62%) VB
7 26 (35.62%) CSS
7 26 (35.62%) Windows
7 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (35.62%) Security Cleared
8 24 (32.88%) HTML
9 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (30.14%) jQuery
10 22 (30.14%) Web Services
10 22 (30.14%) Scrum
11 21 (28.77%) XML
11 21 (28.77%) SC Cleared
12 20 (27.40%) IIS
13 19 (26.03%) PowerShell
14 18 (24.66%) HTML5
14 18 (24.66%) T-SQL
14 18 (24.66%) MVC
15 17 (23.29%) DevOps
16 16 (21.92%) WCF
17 15 (20.55%) Web Development
17 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
18 14 (19.18%) VB6
18 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 20 (27.40%) IIS
2 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (9.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.37%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.85%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) PaaS
3 1 (1.37%) Office 365
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) Firewall
2 6 (8.22%) DNS
2 6 (8.22%) Kerberos
3 5 (6.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (54.79%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.07%) Oracle Database
3 10 (13.70%) Relational Database
3 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.59%) MySQL
4 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (5.48%) MS Access
7 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (19.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.96%) Subversion
3 7 (9.59%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (9.59%) SpecFlow
3 7 (9.59%) TeamCity
3 7 (9.59%) WiX
4 6 (8.22%) MSI
4 6 (8.22%) NUnit
4 6 (8.22%) Selenium
5 5 (6.85%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.85%) JIRA
6 4 (5.48%) TortoiseSVN
7 3 (4.11%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.74%) ClearCase
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (1.37%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.37%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.37%) Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 49 (67.12%) Developer
2 12 (16.44%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.33%) C# Developer
4 8 (10.96%) ASP Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Classic ASP Developer
5 7 (9.59%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) DevOps Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) C++ Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Java Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Developer
8 4 (5.48%) C++ Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) C++/Java Developer
8 4 (5.48%) VB Developer
9 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (53.42%) .NET
2 26 (35.62%) CSS
3 24 (32.88%) HTML
4 22 (30.14%) jQuery
4 22 (30.14%) Web Services
5 21 (28.77%) XML
6 18 (24.66%) HTML5
7 16 (21.92%) WCF
8 15 (20.55%) ASP.NET
9 13 (17.81%) .NET Framework
10 12 (16.44%) Classic ASP
11 11 (15.07%) CSS3
11 11 (15.07%) DCOM
12 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (12.33%) Ajax
13 9 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (12.33%) Kendo UI
14 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (10.96%) Entity Framework
15 7 (9.59%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
2 5 (6.85%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.85%) Replication
3 3 (4.11%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) iPhone
4 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.74%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
3 6 (8.22%) Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.48%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.74%) Android
5 2 (2.74%) Unix
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.14%) Scrum
3 18 (24.66%) MVC
4 17 (23.29%) DevOps
5 15 (20.55%) Web Development
6 14 (19.18%) SDLC
7 12 (16.44%) TDD
8 11 (15.07%) Configuration Management
9 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
10 9 (12.33%) Change Control
10 9 (12.33%) Kanban
11 8 (10.96%) Migration
12 6 (8.22%) Data Migration
12 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.22%) Full Text Search
13 5 (6.85%) Code Coverage
13 5 (6.85%) ITIL
13 5 (6.85%) Service Design
13 5 (6.85%) User Stories
13 5 (6.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) C#
2 37 (50.68%) SQL
3 34 (46.58%) JavaScript
4 26 (35.62%) VB
5 19 (26.03%) PowerShell
6 18 (24.66%) T-SQL
7 14 (19.18%) VB6
8 12 (16.44%) PL/SQL
9 11 (15.07%) TypeScript
10 10 (13.70%) Java
11 9 (12.33%) C++
12 8 (10.96%) VB.NET
13 4 (5.48%) Perl
13 4 (5.48%) PHP
13 4 (5.48%) VBA
14 2 (2.74%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (35.62%) Security Cleared
2 21 (28.77%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.22%) DV Cleared
4 4 (5.48%) Degree
5 2 (2.74%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.37%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (45.21%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) Oracle
3 8 (10.96%) DevExpress
4 6 (8.22%) BMC
4 6 (8.22%) Remedy
4 6 (8.22%) Telerik
5 5 (6.85%) Arqiva
6 1 (1.37%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) MapR
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago