Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 22 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 66 64
Rank change year-on-year -12 -2 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.62% 1.38% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.75% 6.38% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 5
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £350 £334 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.87% +11.25% +100.00%
10th Percentile £278 £313 £288
90th Percentile £423 £361 £386
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £330 £313
% change year-on-year - +5.60% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.00

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 218 188 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 22.38% 21.66% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 111 51
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +21.09% -8.57%
10th Percentile £261 £308 £263
90th Percentile £525 £475 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £32.50

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Nottinghamshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2018. 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
Nottingham -11 6 £350 +4.87% 4
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 5 (83.33%) C#
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) Aurelia
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Release Management
5 1 (16.67%) CMS
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) IIS
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) BrowserStack
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Aurelia
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) SVG
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) MVC
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Release Management
2 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
4 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com