The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 13 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.45% - 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Visual Studio
Hertfordshire

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

Development Applications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 13.79% 6.25% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Median daily rate £475 £325 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -17.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 Hemel Hempstead

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Visual Studio
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) ResourceLink
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Velocity
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) REST

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ResourceLink
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Velocity
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL