The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 65 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.97% - 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.31% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 £39.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+7.05% +15.55%
Visual Studio
West 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 Shropshire region.

Development Applications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
173 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 41.79% 14.15% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 13 1
Average daily rate £460 £451 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.99% +80.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Ludlow - 1 - - 1
Shrewsbury - 1 £238 -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) jQuery
5 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 4 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
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