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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea - 13.89% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 71.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate
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- £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
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
10 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 41.67% 19.44% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Average daily rate £400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +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