Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norwich 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 21 January 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
Norfolk > Norwich
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 14 37
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23 -7
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 1.94% 5.76% 0.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.90% 29.63% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Norwich median daily rate £338 £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.95% +72.73% -2.22%
10th Percentile £314 £326 £263
90th Percentile £371 £615 £288
Norfolk median daily rate £338 £350 £275
% change year-on-year -3.57% +27.27% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norwich median hourly rate - - -
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -

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 Norwich with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Norwich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 58 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norwich 28.16% 19.42% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 25
Norwich median daily rate £395 £470 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.96% +18.84% +31.83%
10th Percentile £296 £281 £230
90th Percentile £438 £588 £461
Norfolk median daily rate £400 £444 £400
% change year-on-year -9.86% +10.94% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Norwich median hourly rate - - -
Norfolk median hourly rate - - -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Norwich

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Norwich

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Norwich

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Norwich region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 2 (50.00%) SOLID
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) FxCop
3 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norwich 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 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (25.00%) FxCop
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XHTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Android
1 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Platform Development
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Xamarin