Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 21 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
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 52 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.36% 1.57% 1.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.78% 13.04% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Bracknell median daily rate £500 £355 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.85% +12.70% -
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £410 £350
% change year-on-year +1.22% +17.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Bracknell with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 72 69 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 12.83% 12.06% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 16
Bracknell median daily rate £388 £500 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +23.84% +26.67%
10th Percentile £326 £285 £144
90th Percentile £538 £550 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £364
% change year-on-year - +9.97% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Bracknell median hourly rate - - £36.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Bracknell

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (100.00%) Data Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft