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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
South East / West Sussex
Rank 51 40 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.29% 1.27% 2.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.74% 9.52% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.63 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +25.00%

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

Development Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
89 63 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 19.10% 13.35% 7.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 35 17
Median daily rate £500 £325 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Median hourly rate £45.87 - £36.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 - £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 - £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- +13.51%

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Gatwick -9 3 £400 -
Crawley +12 1 - - 2
East Grinstead - 1 £400 -
Visual Studio
South East

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 (80.00%) MVC
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) Redis
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) CMS
3 6 (60.00%) Back Office
3 6 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (50.00%) Google
4 5 (50.00%) Google Maps API
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) API Development
6 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API

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 6 (60.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (60.00%) Redis
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (60.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Selenium
4 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Back Office
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
3 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) REST
3 6 (60.00%) Sass
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
4 5 (50.00%) Google Maps API
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) API Development
3 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) OWASP
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Security Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Usability Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Mercator
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