The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea - - 9.43%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £39.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+6.96% +9.72%
Visual Studio
Essex

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

Development Applications Category
Southend-on-Sea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 14.29% 17.86% 16.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £420 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £425 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £459 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -2.11%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southend-on-Sea region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea