The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 20.00% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Herefordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Herefordshire 20.00% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £425 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Herefordshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford - 1 £425 -
Ross-on-Wye - 1 £416 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Military
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCAD
3 1 (33.33%) MCSD
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Herefordshire 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 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MCAD
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSD
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft