The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank - - 5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 11.32%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £190
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Visual Studio
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.67% 1.82% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Average daily rate £350 - £200
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

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 Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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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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
Evesham - - - -
Worcester - - - - 1
Visual Studio
West Midlands