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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 41 34 50
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.96% 1.47% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% 12.82% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£288 £275 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +13.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £275 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £275 £349
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
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 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.40% 11.50% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 19
Average daily rate £400 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £293 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £375 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the Nottingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (22.22%) MVC
6 2 (22.22%) QA
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
7 1 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (11.11%) Kanban
7 1 (11.11%) LINQ
7 1 (11.11%) Release Management
7 1 (11.11%) Finance
7 1 (11.11%) Scrum
7 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) Ant
2 1 (11.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QA Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) XSL
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter
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