The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 50 59 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.39% 0.43% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.38% 3.13% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £315 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -33.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
Visual Studio
South East

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

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
84 96 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 16.54% 13.87% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 46 17
Median daily rate £488 £413 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.36% +23.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
East Grinstead - 1 £400 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) CMS
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
5 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (23.08%) WCF
5 3 (23.08%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) JIRA

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (23.08%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) git-flow
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium
3 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Consultant
5 2 (15.38%) Web Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Software Development Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) Sass
5 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
6 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 4 (30.77%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) B2C
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SEO
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Defect Management
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) OWASP
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) EPiServer
3 1 (7.69%) SAP