Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Studio
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 36 48
Rank change year-on-year -23 +12 -2
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 1.04% 1.05% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.00% 15.38% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 6
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £381 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.92% +22.00% -8.09%
10th Percentile £289 £313 £250
90th Percentile £461 £456 £366
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +10.71% +2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate £32.00 - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%

Visual Studio is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 50 26 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 7.43% 6.82% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 49
Basingstoke median daily rate £400 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +27.69% -4.41%
10th Percentile £353 £257 £225
90th Percentile £558 £454 £448
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £355
% change year-on-year - +9.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.52% - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £44.56 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.85% +2.94% +6.25%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Visual Studio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Basingstoke over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio in Basingstoke

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (85.71%) GDB
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
2 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) SaaS
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Customer-Centricity
3 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Motorola
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
3 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) 4G
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) 4G
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) GDB
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Network Systems Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Test Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) CRM Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Collaborative Working
2 3 (42.86%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (42.86%) Regression Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Motorola
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft