Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 72 71
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -11
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.03% 0.43% 1.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.91% 1.97% 5.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £400 £325 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -2.62% +11.25%
10th Percentile £210 £278 £313
90th Percentile £450 £408 £361
East Midlands median daily rate £360 £330 £338
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +5.26%

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 179 203 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 26.28% 21.57% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 137 117
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.68% +21.09%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £306
90th Percentile £538 £509 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +3.32% +4.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year -65.56% +9.09% +50.00%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +9 5 £400 +23.08% 3
Visual Studio
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (28.57%) Grunt
4 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 2 (28.57%) React
4 2 (28.57%) gulp
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Front End Development

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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Grunt
1 2 (28.57%) gulp
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (14.29%) GDB
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) JSON
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) Node.js
4 2 (28.57%) React
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) Ajax
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle