Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gatwick 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 17 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
West Sussex > Gatwick
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 3.95% - 2.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.58% - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Gatwick median daily rate £343 - £323
10th Percentile £318 - £158
90th Percentile £412 - £402
West Sussex median daily rate £343 £400 £323
% change year-on-year -14.38% +24.03% -35.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gatwick median hourly rate - - -
West Sussex 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 Gatwick with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Gatwick
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 19 24 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gatwick 12.50% 15.19% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 5
Gatwick median daily rate £343 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +8.53% -3.73%
10th Percentile £325 £295 £177
90th Percentile £444 £388 £399
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £395 £338
% change year-on-year +10.76% +17.04% -15.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 0
Gatwick median hourly rate £49.50 £51.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.88% - -
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +1.06% +6.82% +12.10%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Gatwick

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Gatwick

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Gatwick

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Gatwick over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 17 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 Gatwick region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 4 (66.67%) MVVM
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) System Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (16.67%) EDRMS
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (16.67%) JIRA
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gatwick 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (66.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) MVVM
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) System Testing
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Metadata Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Records Management
3 1 (16.67%) Webhook
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft