The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - - 3.33%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%

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

Development Applications Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 15.00% 8.00% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £578 - £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.06 £40.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +8.10%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City