The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reigate region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Reigate region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 11 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 20.83% 16.67% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 83.33% 60.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £363 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-15.62% +23.07%
Development Applications Category
Reigate
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reigate 25.00% 27.78% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
Average daily rate £350 £363 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £350 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Visual Studio
Surrey

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Reigate

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Reigate

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Reigate

Visual Studio
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reigate

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 19 (100.00%) SQL
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) XSLT
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 19 (100.00%) Workflow
1 19 (100.00%) WF
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 15 (78.95%) Finance
3 15 (78.95%) VB.NET
4 14 (73.68%) MS Office
4 14 (73.68%) CRM
4 14 (73.68%) SharePoint
4 14 (73.68%) Scrum
4 14 (73.68%) MVC
4 14 (73.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (73.68%) WCF
5 11 (57.89%) Release Management
6 4 (21.05%) C#

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Reigate by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reigate 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 14 (73.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (73.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (73.68%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) .NET Developer
3 12 (63.16%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
1 19 (100.00%) XML
1 19 (100.00%) XSLT
1 19 (100.00%) WF
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Workflow
2 14 (73.68%) CRM
2 14 (73.68%) Scrum
2 14 (73.68%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) VB.NET
3 4 (21.05%) C#
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft