The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Southend-on-Sea 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
Development Applications Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 4.76% 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £448 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Visual Studio
Essex

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Visual Studio
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) XAML
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) VB6
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (60.00%) DevExpress
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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.

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) JSON
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
1 5 (100.00%) HTML5
1 5 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) VB
1 5 (100.00%) XAML
1 5 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) DevExpress