The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 35 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.43% 1.14% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.24% 14.29% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £335 £163 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+106.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +17.03%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
49 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.69% 7.95% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 16 10
Median daily rate £380 £319 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.21% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £166 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £22.50 £34.20 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.21% -22.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warwickshire region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 2 - - 1
Warwick - 2 £335 -
Gaydon - 1 - -
Visual Studio
West Midlands

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Warwickshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) COBOL
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Web Services
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
4 6 (46.15%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (46.15%) Micro Focus
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (38.46%) SUSE
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Automotive
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) SMTP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Dreamweaver
1 6 (46.15%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Log4j
2 1 (7.69%) Log4Net
2 1 (7.69%) Mockito
2 1 (7.69%) MSTest
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 3 (23.08%) Automotive
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) COBOL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) COBOL Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (15.38%) LINQ
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) Autofac
5 1 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Ninject
5 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) SUSE
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) SOLID
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) COBOL
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Micro Focus
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
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