The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio
Buckinghamshire / High Wycombe
Rank - 8 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in High Wycombe - 2.56% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.85 £35.00
% change year-on-year -4.42% +19.57%  

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 High Wycombe with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
High Wycombe
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in High Wycombe 12.50% 15.38% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Median daily rate - £350 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in High Wycombe

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in High Wycombe 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 High Wycombe

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in High Wycombe