The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 9 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 3.85% - 7.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
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- - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Visual Studio
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Huddersfield region.

Development Applications Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 15.38% 7.69% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £305 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £320 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio across the Huddersfield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

Visual Studio
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield region citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Designer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft