Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton 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 23 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
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 39 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17 -18
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 8 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 2.30% 3.23% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.00% 16.90% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Brighton median daily rate £406 £325 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -30.48% +52.03%
10th Percentile £394 £315 £459
90th Percentile £428 £335 £476
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £325 £389
% change year-on-year +26.92% -16.40% +26.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Brighton median hourly rate - - -
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Brighton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Brighton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 50 71 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 14.37% 19.09% 16.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 50 55
Brighton median daily rate £425 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £269 £255
90th Percentile £613 £538 £471
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Brighton median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00
East Sussex median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Brighton

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Brighton

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Brighton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) OO
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (62.50%) SOLID
4 5 (62.50%) Firebase
4 5 (62.50%) Push Notifications
4 5 (62.50%) Google
4 5 (62.50%) Marketing
4 5 (62.50%) Business Development
4 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
4 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
4 5 (62.50%) OOD
4 5 (62.50%) Apple
5 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 3 (37.50%) CSS
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 2 (25.00%) User Experience
8 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
8 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Firebase
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
2 5 (62.50%) Business Development
2 5 (62.50%) OOD
2 5 (62.50%) Process Improvement
2 5 (62.50%) Push Notifications
2 5 (62.50%) Risk Management
2 5 (62.50%) SOLID
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Apple
1 5 (62.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Syncfusion