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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 97 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 22 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.09% 2.03% 1.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.74% 13.27% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 31 14
Median daily rate £342 £325 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.07% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £363 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +75.82%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £40.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -13.51%
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
383 324 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.93% 15.28% 15.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 228 157
Median daily rate £400 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -19 18 £342 +5.07% 10
Wakefield - 3 £363 - 2
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (47.83%) .NET
3 20 (43.48%) C#
4 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
5 15 (32.61%) Oracle
6 12 (26.09%) SQL
6 12 (26.09%) HTML
6 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
7 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
8 9 (19.57%) Java
8 9 (19.57%) Spring
8 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (17.39%) jQuery
9 8 (17.39%) WCF
10 7 (15.22%) JIRA
10 7 (15.22%) Web Services
10 7 (15.22%) MVC
10 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
10 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
11 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (13.04%) CSS
11 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
11 6 (13.04%) InfoPath
12 5 (10.87%) Maven
12 5 (10.87%) Ruby
12 5 (10.87%) SilkPerformer
12 5 (10.87%) NHibernate
12 5 (10.87%) Python

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 10 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) JBoss
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.35%) Moodle
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.70%) MS Access
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.35%) EDRMS
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.35%) Star Schema
7 1 (2.17%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (2.17%) Power BI
7 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
7 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.17%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.87%) Gatling
3 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) JMeter
3 5 (10.87%) LoadRunner
3 5 (10.87%) Maven
3 5 (10.87%) SilkPerformer
3 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.87%) VisualVM
3 5 (10.87%) YourKit
4 4 (8.70%) The Grinder
5 2 (4.35%) Selenium
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.35%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (2.17%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (2.17%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.17%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Local Government
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (71.74%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (13.04%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 5 (10.87%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Performance Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Tester
6 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Access Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Java Applications Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.35%) QA Tester
7 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (47.83%) .NET
2 12 (26.09%) HTML
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 9 (19.57%) Spring
5 8 (17.39%) jQuery
5 8 (17.39%) WCF
6 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
6 7 (15.22%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) CSS
8 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.87%) NHibernate
8 5 (10.87%) SignalR
9 4 (8.70%) Spring Integration
9 4 (8.70%) WinForms
9 4 (8.70%) XML
10 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.52%) HTML5
11 2 (4.35%) JSON
11 2 (4.35%) REST
11 2 (4.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Algorithms
1 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.35%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.17%) CESG
3 1 (2.17%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.22%) MVC
3 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (8.70%) CRM
4 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.52%) ETL
5 3 (6.52%) MVVM
5 3 (6.52%) Scrum
5 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.35%) BDD
6 2 (4.35%) Coaching
6 2 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.35%) ETL Development
6 2 (4.35%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.35%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (4.35%) Line Management
6 2 (4.35%) Performance Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) Project Management
6 2 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) C#
2 16 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 12 (26.09%) SQL
4 9 (19.57%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) CoffeeScript
5 5 (10.87%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) Ruby
5 5 (10.87%) Scala
6 4 (8.70%) PHP
6 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.70%) VBA
6 4 (8.70%) VBScript
7 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.17%) C++
8 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) CISSP
1 1 (2.17%) CLAS
1 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Oracle
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) AppDynamics
3 5 (10.87%) Dynatrace
3 5 (10.87%) IBM
3 5 (10.87%) New Relic
4 3 (6.52%) DevExpress
5 2 (4.35%) Informatica
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) VMware
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