The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 14 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 4.58% - 4.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 54.55% - 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Average daily rate
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£413 - £388
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 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.03% -3.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Staines region.

Development Applications Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
11 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 8.40% 9.09% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
Average daily rate £413 £338 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £312 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +0.80%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Staines

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) SSDT
4 2 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) ETL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SSDT
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
2 2 (33.33%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft