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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 13 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea - 9.62% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 55.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
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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
5 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 18.52% 17.31% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Average daily rate £450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +0.80%

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