The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.50% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £306 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.13 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.01% +11.42%
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 Wakefield region.

Development Applications Category
Wakefield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wakefield 12.50% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £306 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wakefield region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

Visual Studio
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) VMware