The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Twickenham 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 4 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Twickenham 20.69% - 20.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 75.00% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £250
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% -
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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 Twickenham region.

Development Applications Category
Twickenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Twickenham 27.59% - 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate £331 - £250
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 Twickenham

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Twickenham

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Twickenham

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Twickenham

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Twickenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Twickenham region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Twickenham

Visual Studio
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Twickenham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Twickenham 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) C#

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Twickenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Twickenham 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.

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) UI Developer
3 3 (42.86%) UI Programmer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior UI Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Scrum
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#