The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 72 55 87
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +32
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 28 67 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.83% 3.06% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.91% 18.46% 8.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 7
Median daily rate £325 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
- +25.98%
Visual Studio
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 West Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
235 363 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.35% 16.59% 11.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 227 132
Median daily rate £410 £405 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +20.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £291 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.44 - £14.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -13 24 £318 -0.93% 8
Huddersfield - 2 £355 -
Wakefield - 1 £475 - 3
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 41 (68.33%) .NET
2 29 (48.33%) C#
3 24 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 24 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
6 20 (33.33%) SQL
6 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
8 16 (26.67%) Windows
8 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (25.00%) MVC
10 14 (23.33%) CSS
10 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
11 12 (20.00%) TDD
11 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 12 (20.00%) HTML
11 12 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (18.33%) Puppet
12 11 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
12 11 (18.33%) VPN
12 11 (18.33%) XML
12 11 (18.33%) VMware
13 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.67%) IIS
4 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) InfoPath
2 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.33%) VPN
2 8 (13.33%) DNS
3 4 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.33%) MS Access
7 3 (5.00%) Power BI
7 3 (5.00%) PowerPivot
7 3 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.00%) SSDT
8 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.67%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (15.00%) Grunt
2 9 (15.00%) gulp
2 9 (15.00%) Jasmine
3 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (6.67%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
5 3 (5.00%) Selenium
6 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.33%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.33%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.67%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.67%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.67%) Gatling
7 1 (1.67%) JMeter
7 1 (1.67%) Moq
7 1 (1.67%) NUnit
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (8.33%) Back Office
1 5 (8.33%) Local Government
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Legal
2 2 (3.33%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Electronics
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (41.67%) Developer
2 13 (21.67%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Development Officer
7 3 (5.00%) QA Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) QA Test Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) SSAS Developer
8 2 (3.33%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (3.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) .NET
2 24 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
3 14 (23.33%) CSS
4 12 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 12 (20.00%) HTML
5 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET
5 11 (18.33%) XML
6 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (13.33%) LESS
7 8 (13.33%) Sass
7 8 (13.33%) SignalR
8 7 (11.67%) jQuery
9 6 (10.00%) JSON
9 6 (10.00%) REST
9 6 (10.00%) SOAP
9 6 (10.00%) WSDL
9 6 (10.00%) XML Schema
9 6 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Public Cloud
1 8 (13.33%) Replication
2 6 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.33%) Derivative
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Android
2 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (25.00%) MVC
4 12 (20.00%) TDD
5 10 (16.67%) Release Management
5 10 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 10 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 8 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.67%) Programme Management
7 7 (11.67%) Service Management
7 7 (11.67%) SOA
7 7 (11.67%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.67%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) DevOps
8 6 (10.00%) Scrum
8 6 (10.00%) Web Development
9 5 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 29 (48.33%) C#
2 21 (35.00%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (13.33%) TypeScript
6 5 (8.33%) Delphi
6 5 (8.33%) Java
7 4 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.33%) C
9 2 (3.33%) C++
9 2 (3.33%) PHP
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.67%) Python
10 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (18.33%) Puppet
2 10 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) VMware
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.67%) Informatica
5 1 (1.67%) Nintex
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