Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 24 February 2018 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 25 32
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.25% 0.54% 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.64% 6.67% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Newbury median daily rate £250 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.90% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £50.50 -

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 Newbury with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 61 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 15.06% 8.11% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 12 2
Newbury median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% - +27.27%
10th Percentile £275 £277 £318
90th Percentile £475 £406 £378
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £42.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -64.50% -6.11% +23.29%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Newbury

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Newbury

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newbury region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft