The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 5 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn - 18.18% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
- +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.66%
Visual Studio
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Runcorn
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Runcorn - 18.18% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

Visual Studio
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Runcorn 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (100.00%) RequireJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET