The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the High Wycombe region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 15 10
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe - 1.49% 6.38%
As % of the Development Applications category - 50.00% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Development Applications Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 7.78% 2.99% 27.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 8
Average daily rate £285 - £275
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 - £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -0.66%
Visual Studio
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Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iPhone
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) PhoneGap
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iPhone
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin