Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 15 January 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
South West > Devon
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 41 48
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon - 1.22% 1.78%
As % of the Development Applications category - 6.74% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Devon median daily rate - £230 £326
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -29.50% -
South West median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Devon median hourly rate - - £23.53
South West median hourly rate £64.50 £41.15 £23.53
% change year-on-year +56.74% +74.92% -39.09%

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 Devon with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 84 89 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 19.00% 18.09% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 53 56
Devon median daily rate £425 £410 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £311 £263 £281
90th Percentile £523 £560 £506
South West median daily rate £425 £404 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +7.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
Devon median hourly rate - £36.25 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.61% +1.15%
South West median hourly rate £45.00 £41.15 £41.50
% change year-on-year +9.36% -0.84% -0.36%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Devon

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Devon

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Devon