The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 3 months to 22 June 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
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 0.73% 1.55% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.09% 17.65% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £415 £435 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.59% -8.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 11 17 3
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 8.03% 8.81% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 2
Median daily rate £425 £390 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -5.45%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +3.12% +9.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Crawley

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Crawley

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Mercator
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Team Leader
1 1 (50.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Mercator