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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 87 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 31 56 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.51% 2.57% 1.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.99% 15.77% 14.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 17
Median daily rate £425 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £260 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £443 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £39.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.27% +4.66%
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
388 355 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.90% 16.28% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 252 136
Median daily rate £400 £335 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +207.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 25 £488 +48.85% 15
Wakefield - 2 £400 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (53.06%) .NET
3 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
4 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 16 (32.65%) C#
5 14 (28.57%) HTML
6 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (24.49%) Oracle
8 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
8 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (18.37%) TDD
9 9 (18.37%) Spring
9 9 (18.37%) VMware
9 9 (18.37%) Java
9 9 (18.37%) Windows
9 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
10 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
10 8 (16.33%) CSS
10 8 (16.33%) VPN
10 8 (16.33%) InfoPath
10 8 (16.33%) jQuery
10 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
10 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (16.33%) Puppet
11 7 (14.29%) AngularJS

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 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (8.16%) JBoss
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Moodle
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) VPN
2 5 (10.20%) DNS
3 3 (6.12%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.16%) MS Access
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.12%) Power BI
6 3 (6.12%) PowerPivot
6 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (6.12%) SSDT
7 2 (4.08%) EDRMS
8 1 (2.04%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) JIRA
3 5 (10.20%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.20%) Gatling
3 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.20%) JMeter
3 5 (10.20%) LoadRunner
3 5 (10.20%) Maven
3 5 (10.20%) SilkPerformer
3 5 (10.20%) SoapUI
3 5 (10.20%) VisualVM
3 5 (10.20%) YourKit
4 4 (8.16%) The Grinder
5 1 (2.04%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.04%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Legal
1 2 (4.08%) Publishing
1 2 (4.08%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Local Government
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Tester
6 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (4.08%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.08%) Java Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (53.06%) .NET
2 14 (28.57%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) Spring
4 8 (16.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (16.33%) CSS
4 8 (16.33%) jQuery
5 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
6 5 (10.20%) NHibernate
6 5 (10.20%) SignalR
6 5 (10.20%) Web Services
7 4 (8.16%) HTML5
7 4 (8.16%) Spring Integration
8 3 (6.12%) .NET Framework
8 3 (6.12%) JSON
8 3 (6.12%) REST
8 3 (6.12%) SOAP
8 3 (6.12%) WSDL
8 3 (6.12%) XML
8 3 (6.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Public Cloud
1 5 (10.20%) Replication
2 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.04%) CESG
3 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (18.37%) TDD
3 7 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 6 (12.24%) MVC
4 6 (12.24%) Programme Management
4 6 (12.24%) Service Management
4 6 (12.24%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (10.20%) Configuration Management
5 5 (10.20%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) Release Management
5 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.16%) ETL
6 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
6 4 (8.16%) Test Strategy
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 3 (6.12%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.12%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
2 16 (32.65%) C#
2 16 (32.65%) SQL
3 9 (18.37%) Java
4 8 (16.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (12.24%) PHP
6 5 (10.20%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (10.20%) Python
6 5 (10.20%) Ruby
6 5 (10.20%) Scala
7 4 (8.16%) VBA
7 4 (8.16%) VBScript
8 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
9 2 (4.08%) VB
10 1 (2.04%) C++
10 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) CISSP
1 1 (2.04%) CLAS
1 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (16.33%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (16.33%) Puppet
2 7 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Oracle
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.37%) VMware
4 5 (10.20%) AppDynamics
4 5 (10.20%) Dynatrace
4 5 (10.20%) IBM
4 5 (10.20%) New Relic
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.04%) Informatica
5 1 (2.04%) Nintex
Leeds
Volt
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago