The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yeovil region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 14 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 9.38% - 10.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.63 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Yeovil region.

Development Applications Category
Yeovil
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
15 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yeovil 46.88% 62.50% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £263 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 0
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

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

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Yeovil

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Yeovil

Visual Studio
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Yeovil

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) STL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Yeovil by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yeovil 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) MFC
2 2 (66.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree