Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 19 June 2019 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 28 20
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 0.69% 1.64%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.04% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheltenham median daily rate - - £400
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £310 £350
% change year-on-year +45.16% -11.43% -28.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - £36.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year - -36.52% +25.00%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 89 49 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 31.45% 33.79% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 14
Cheltenham median daily rate £475 £344 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.18% +14.58% -25.00%
10th Percentile £391 £308 £245
90th Percentile £525 £413 £430
Gloucestershire median daily rate £463 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +23.33% -3.23% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 12 6
Cheltenham median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
10th Percentile £37.88 £42.50 £41.88
90th Percentile £51.00 £55.88 £50.00
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Cheltenham

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Cheltenham