The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 40 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 0.94% - 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.33% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£325 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £33.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+9.62% -15.62%
Visual Studio
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 7.04% 6.67% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 3
Average daily rate £363 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £440 £367
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 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the Warrington region.

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Modernizr
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Modernizr
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Cash Management
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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