Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 31 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +31
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 0.54% 0.44% -
As % of the Development Applications category 3.23% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median daily rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £338 £375 £305
% change year-on-year -10.00% +22.95% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.25 - -

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 Peterborough with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 62 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 16.85% 7.96% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 8 7
Peterborough median daily rate £325 £313 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -17.76% +8.57%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £215
90th Percentile £398 £375 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year - -3.54% +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% -5.26%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Peterborough

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Peterborough

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 21 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (50.00%) Pattern Matching

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (50.00%) Pattern Matching
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) AWK
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) R
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle