Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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
East of England > Norfolk
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 25 40
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -6
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.58% 5.13% 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.13% 23.38% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 7
Norfolk median daily rate - £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.43% +16.67%
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £43.25 £41.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.17% +2.81% -5.88%

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 Norfolk with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Norfolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 64 77 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 18.60% 21.94% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 61 36
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +12.90%
10th Percentile £286 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £540 £453
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +3.53%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Norfolk

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Norfolk

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Norfolk

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio within the Norfolk region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -5 2 - -
Visual Studio
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin Developer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) BDD
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) SOLID
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Xamarin