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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 85 97 93
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 35 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.70% 0.96% 1.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.90% 6.41% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 16
Median daily rate £325 £308 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £376 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £51.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -29.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +21.53%
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
321 312 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.59% 15.04% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 193 177
Median daily rate £378 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 10
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £13.00 £41.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -1.62%

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 27 May 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
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 27 May 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
Southampton +17 9 £375 -6.25% 1
Winchester - 5 £335 -
Andover - 3 - - 1
Hook - 3 £475 -
Basingstoke -17 1 - - 3
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 49 (83.05%) SQL
2 44 (74.58%) SQL Server
3 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
3 35 (59.32%) C#
4 32 (54.24%) .NET
5 27 (45.76%) Oracle
6 25 (42.37%) CSS
7 23 (38.98%) HTML
7 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
7 23 (38.98%) VB
7 23 (38.98%) jQuery
8 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
8 22 (37.29%) Security Cleared
9 20 (33.90%) PowerShell
9 20 (33.90%) Web Development
9 20 (33.90%) Subversion
10 19 (32.20%) Scrum
10 19 (32.20%) PL/SQL
10 19 (32.20%) XML
11 18 (30.51%) DCOM
11 18 (30.51%) IIS
11 18 (30.51%) Classic ASP
11 18 (30.51%) VB6
12 17 (28.81%) SharePoint
13 15 (25.42%) Windows
13 15 (25.42%) Waterfall
14 14 (23.73%) Kanban
14 14 (23.73%) XHTML
14 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
15 13 (22.03%) Change Control

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 18 (30.51%) IIS
2 17 (28.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) InfoPath
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.69%) IaaS
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (74.58%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (16.95%) MS Access
3 10 (16.95%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.47%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.39%) HDInsight
7 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.69%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Subversion
2 5 (8.47%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.39%) MSI
5 1 (1.69%) Babel
5 1 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.69%) git-flow
5 1 (1.69%) GoogleTest
5 1 (1.69%) NUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.69%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.69%) webpack
5 1 (1.69%) WiX
General
1 4 (6.78%) Military
2 2 (3.39%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Developer
2 14 (23.73%) ASP Developer
3 12 (20.34%) SQL Developer
4 11 (18.64%) Classic ASP Developer
5 10 (16.95%) .NET Developer
5 10 (16.95%) VB Developer
5 10 (16.95%) VB6 Developer
6 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Software Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.78%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.78%) C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.08%) DBA
9 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared SharePoint Developer
9 3 (5.08%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (5.08%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) .NET
2 25 (42.37%) CSS
3 23 (38.98%) HTML
3 23 (38.98%) jQuery
4 19 (32.20%) XML
5 18 (30.51%) Classic ASP
5 18 (30.51%) DCOM
6 14 (23.73%) XHTML
7 10 (16.95%) CSS3
7 10 (16.95%) HTML5
8 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
9 5 (8.47%) WPF
10 4 (6.78%) Web Services
11 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.08%) WCF
11 3 (5.08%) WinForms
12 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.08%) User Experience
3 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) Statistics
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.42%) Windows
2 7 (11.86%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.08%) VMS
5 2 (3.39%) Linux
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.90%) Web Development
2 19 (32.20%) Scrum
3 15 (25.42%) Waterfall
4 14 (23.73%) Kanban
5 13 (22.03%) Change Control
6 10 (16.95%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.56%) Migration
8 7 (11.86%) SDLC
9 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.47%) DevOps
10 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.47%) Validation
10 5 (8.47%) Workflow
11 4 (6.78%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (6.78%) Use Case
12 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (5.08%) MVC
12 3 (5.08%) Security Auditing
12 3 (5.08%) TDD
12 3 (5.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 49 (83.05%) SQL
2 35 (59.32%) C#
3 23 (38.98%) JavaScript
3 23 (38.98%) VB
4 22 (37.29%) T-SQL
5 20 (33.90%) PowerShell
6 19 (32.20%) PL/SQL
7 18 (30.51%) VB6
8 10 (16.95%) VBA
9 4 (6.78%) VBScript
10 3 (5.08%) Python
10 3 (5.08%) Ruby
10 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.39%) C++
11 2 (3.39%) XAML
12 1 (1.69%) Delphi
12 1 (1.69%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.69%) PHP
12 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 8 (13.56%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.86%) Degree
5 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.78%) MCSD
7 3 (5.08%) MCAD
7 3 (5.08%) MCITP
7 3 (5.08%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (23.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) Puppet
1 3 (5.08%) SCCM
1 3 (5.08%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 35 (59.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.76%) Oracle
3 6 (10.17%) HP
4 3 (5.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.69%) Lumension
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Telerik
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