Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 19 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 34
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton - 0.69% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.92% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median daily rate - - -
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £430 £338
% change year-on-year -1.16% +27.41% -11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Luton median hourly rate - - £40.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 Luton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 54 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 16.93% 17.59% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 13
Luton median daily rate £450 £444 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.41% -1.39% +5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £308 £338
90th Percentile £530 £500 £599
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Luton median hourly rate £50.22 £50.78 £42.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +18.88% +6.22%
10th Percentile £49.02 £50.78 £39.85
90th Percentile £50.75 £50.78 £50.83
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.22 £50.78 £48.06
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.67% +19.50%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Luton

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Luton

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Luton