The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Norfolk / Norwich
Rank 7 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 15.09% 0.68% 0.97%
As % of the Development Applications category 57.14% 4.76% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%

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

Development Applications Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 26.42% 14.19% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 4
Median daily rate £466 £425 £256
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.70% +65.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £438 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Norwich 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 Norwich

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

Visual Studio
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (100.00%) Delphi
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Embarcadero
1 8 (100.00%) Borland
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Logistics
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) FMCG

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich 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 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Architect
1 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Supply Chain Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Logistics
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Delphi
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Borland
1 8 (100.00%) Embarcadero
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft