The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 45 40 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.44% 0.97% 1.02%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.13% 8.00% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £465 £375 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -13.51%
Visual Studio
Nottinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 50 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.65% 12.08% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 15
Median daily rate £345 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.36% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.04% -2.01%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (40.00%) QA
2 4 (40.00%) Tableau
2 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 4 (40.00%) PowerPivot
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) Publishing
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Service Design
5 1 (10.00%) OpenAM
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) Ansible

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PowerPivot
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Ranorex
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Advertising
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Report Writer
2 3 (30.00%) SSRS Report Writer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SSRS Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Website Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (30.00%) WCF
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (10.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) WinForms
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OWASP
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) OpenAM
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Tableau
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore