Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 63 64
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 14 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.48% 1.12% 1.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.96% 4.92% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £353 £325 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.46% +10.64% -5.24%
10th Percentile £225 £300 £195
90th Percentile £400 £350 £445
East Midlands median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.85% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £38.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year +16.88% - +10.00%

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 235 183 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 24.82% 22.82% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 110 67
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +17.19% -14.67%
10th Percentile £238 £300 £223
90th Percentile £525 £515 £689
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £40.25
% change year-on-year +10.39% -4.35% +8.78%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -7 14 £353 +8.46% 11
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) MDX
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) CSS3
5 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) XMLA
5 3 (21.43%) Aurelia
5 3 (21.43%) StarTeam
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
5 3 (21.43%) MVC

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 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Demantra
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (7.14%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) Biml
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) Power BI
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (21.43%) StarTeam
1 3 (21.43%) Toad
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
2 1 (7.14%) ReSharper
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Subject Matter Expert
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Development Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Development Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SSIS Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) MDX
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (21.43%) Aurelia
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) Software Packaging
6 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
1 3 (21.43%) MVC
1 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
1 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (14.29%) QMS
2 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) VBA
5 3 (21.43%) XMLA
6 2 (14.29%) C++
6 2 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Micro Focus
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Remedy
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) SAP