The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 53 47 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.91% 1.75% 2.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.71% 26.19% 29.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -37.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £139 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £513 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +28.57%
Visual Studio
South West

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

Development Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
56 42 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.46% 6.67% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 19 35
Average daily rate £338 £375 £407
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £219 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £513 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chippenham -2 1 £350 -
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 21 (91.30%) C#
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 16 (69.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (60.87%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (52.17%) X++
6 11 (47.83%) ERP
6 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (39.13%) .NET
8 7 (30.43%) HTML
9 6 (26.09%) IIS
9 6 (26.09%) CSS
9 6 (26.09%) XML
10 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
10 5 (21.74%) jQuery
11 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
11 4 (17.39%) LINQ
11 4 (17.39%) Content Management
11 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
11 4 (17.39%) Oracle
11 4 (17.39%) Windows
11 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
11 4 (17.39%) LINQ to SQL
12 3 (13.04%) SOAP
12 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
12 3 (13.04%) XSLT
12 3 (13.04%) Internet

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.70%) CMS
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) InfoPath
2 2 (8.70%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Report Developer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 6 (26.09%) CSS
3 6 (26.09%) XML
4 5 (21.74%) jQuery
5 4 (17.39%) LINQ to SQL
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) LINQ
6 3 (13.04%) SOAP
6 3 (13.04%) XSLT
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) WCF
7 2 (8.70%) WPF
7 2 (8.70%) Sass
7 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.70%) Flash
7 2 (8.70%) MSMQ
7 2 (8.70%) XSL
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) W3C
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Social Network
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) ERP
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Content Management
3 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) Web Usability
3 2 (8.70%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
3 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (8.70%) Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) User Stories
3 2 (8.70%) SDLC
3 2 (8.70%) TDD
3 2 (8.70%) OOD
3 2 (8.70%) Password Management
3 2 (8.70%) MVC
3 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) X++
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Apple
3 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago