The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 49 36 57
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 4 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.80% 1.51% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.26% 12.77% 8.82%
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 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
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
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
39 47 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.80% 11.84% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 18
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £318 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -14 4 £288 +4.54% 5
Visual Studio
East Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (70.00%) C#
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Office 365
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Google
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 1 (10.00%) LINQ
6 1 (10.00%) Release Management
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) REST

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) QA Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Umbraco Developer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSL
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Facebook
1 1 (10.00%) Twitter
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