The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worthing 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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 21 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 1.23% - 5.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
West Sussex

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

Development Applications Category
Worthing
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worthing 20.99% 7.41% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 2
Average daily rate £375 £400 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +39.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

Visual Studio
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Worthing 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB