Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 39 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.70% 0.63% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.08% 5.88% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Canary Wharf median daily rate £638 £387 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.62% -22.55% -
10th Percentile £601 £356 £475
90th Percentile £724 £428 £545
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £600 £387 £500
% change year-on-year +54.94% -22.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets 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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 65 34 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 22.81% 10.79% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 22 48
Canary Wharf median daily rate £575 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £368 £363 £374
90th Percentile £675 £575 £600
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £575 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -10.00% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Canary Wharf

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Canary Wharf

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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Ant
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Gradle
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Alteryx
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) TensorFlow
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Databricks
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (50.00%) Summit
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Ant
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Gradle
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking C++ Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
1 1 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) ATDD
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Feature Driven Development
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) R
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (50.00%) Databricks
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce