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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 41 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 5 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.39% 1.25% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.17% 11.11% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £325 £320 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +113.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.38 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +25.00%

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

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
81 54 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 22.44% 11.27% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 27 26
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £36.20
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +16.02%

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
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 24 February 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (41.67%) WPF
5 5 (41.67%) Change Management
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 4 (33.33%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) JSON
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) HTTP
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5 Canvas
8 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
8 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
9 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 1 (8.33%) YouTrack
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling

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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (8.33%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Access VBA Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) WCF
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) WPF
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) CSS
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (8.33%) Ajax
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Change Management
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) UML
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Sitecore