Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 26 July 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 32 35
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 1.25% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category - 11.54% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Guildford median daily rate - £138 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -62.07% +1.05%
Surrey median daily rate £425 £465 £368
% change year-on-year -8.60% +26.53% -8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Guildford median hourly rate - - £42.50
Surrey median hourly rate - £45.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +5.26%

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 Guildford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 32 26 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 14.41% 10.83% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 16
Guildford median daily rate £475 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +16.36% -16.67%
10th Percentile £343 £200 £252
90th Percentile £570 £498 £425
Surrey median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Guildford median hourly rate - £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% -
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Guildford

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Guildford

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Guildford