Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 11 December 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 47 43
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +17
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 3 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.49% 1.25% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 17.24% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Warwickshire median daily rate £350 £500 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.00% +50.94% -13.96%
10th Percentile £278 £272 £145
90th Percentile £423 £525 £344
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £375 £294
% change year-on-year -6.67% +27.66% -16.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Warwickshire median hourly rate - £22.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.17% -31.34%
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.00 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +31.82% -4.35% -31.34%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 73 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 11.91% 7.27% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 30 32
Warwickshire median daily rate £375 £356 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.79% -6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £267 £185
90th Percentile £490 £525 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £406 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +1.56% +14.29% -3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 22
Warwickshire median hourly rate £33.00 £23.50 £24.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.43% -3.59% -27.35%
10th Percentile £30.93 £22.00 £20.00
90th Percentile £34.43 £33.38 £31.49
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £27.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year +22.22% -14.12% -15.60%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Warwickshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Warwickshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio in Warwickshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in Warwickshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Warwick +8 1 - - 1
Visual Studio
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) UX Design
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) UX Design
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ServiceNow