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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 45 42 63
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 14 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.15% 2.47% 0.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 33.33% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 4
Median daily rate £323 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £370 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.13 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.01% +11.42%
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
70 51 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 10.74% 7.40% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 38 82
Median daily rate £350 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.19% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Swindon +6 4 £320 -24.70% 3
Chippenham -4 2 £325 -7.14% 1
Salisbury - 1 - - 1
Visual Studio
South West

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
6 4 (21.05%) UML
6 4 (21.05%) Java
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) NUnit
7 3 (15.79%) Subversion
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) Selenium
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
7 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (15.79%) Confluence
7 3 (15.79%) V-Model
7 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
7 3 (15.79%) Rational Rhapsody
7 3 (15.79%) C
7 3 (15.79%) C++

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
3 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) MQSeries
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (21.05%) JIRA
3 3 (15.79%) Eclipse
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) NetBeans
3 3 (15.79%) NUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 3 (15.79%) Subversion
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
5 1 (5.26%) Android Studio
5 1 (5.26%) PVCS
5 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Ada Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Build Manager
4 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Tester
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) Web Services
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) CSS
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
5 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) XML
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.26%) HTML5
6 1 (5.26%) JSON
6 1 (5.26%) LINQ
6 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
6 1 (5.26%) PhoneGap
6 1 (5.26%) REST
6 1 (5.26%) SOAP
6 1 (5.26%) WebSockets
6 1 (5.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mainframe
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.53%) Tandem
2 1 (5.26%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Unix
2 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) Android
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
2 4 (21.05%) UML
3 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
3 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.79%) V-Model
4 2 (10.53%) BDD
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 3 (15.79%) Ada
4 3 (15.79%) C
4 3 (15.79%) C++
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) XPath
6 1 (5.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) BC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Nintex
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) RedGate
3 1 (5.26%) Sencha
3 1 (5.26%) Telerik
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter
3 1 (5.26%) VMware
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