The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 114 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 31 60 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.12% 2.03% 1.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.78% 13.45% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 17
Median daily rate £369 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £264 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £369 £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 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -15.78%
Visual Studio
England

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

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
536 446 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.36% 15.12% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 304 193
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 £313 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

Visual Studio Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
West Yorkshire -22 22 £342 +5.07% 18
North Yorkshire +9 8 £400 +10.34% 6
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 35 (53.03%) .NET
3 31 (46.97%) C#
4 25 (37.88%) SQL
5 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 23 (34.85%) Oracle
7 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
9 14 (21.21%) SharePoint
9 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
9 14 (21.21%) MVC
9 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
10 13 (19.70%) HTML
11 12 (18.18%) Web Services
11 12 (18.18%) jQuery
11 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (16.67%) WCF
13 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
13 10 (15.15%) ETL
13 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (13.64%) Spring
14 9 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
14 9 (13.64%) Star Schema
14 9 (13.64%) Informatica
14 9 (13.64%) Java
14 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
14 9 (13.64%) ETL Development
14 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in 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 14 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.06%) JBoss
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.03%) Moodle
3 2 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.52%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) InfoPath
2 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.21%) Oracle Database
3 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (13.64%) Star Schema
6 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (6.06%) MS Access
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (3.03%) EDRMS
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.52%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (1.52%) PowerPivot
10 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.52%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle APEX
3 7 (10.61%) JIRA
3 7 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.58%) Cucumber
4 5 (7.58%) Gatling
4 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.58%) JMeter
4 5 (7.58%) LoadRunner
4 5 (7.58%) Maven
4 5 (7.58%) SilkPerformer
4 5 (7.58%) SoapUI
4 5 (7.58%) VisualVM
4 5 (7.58%) YourKit
5 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
5 4 (6.06%) The Grinder
6 3 (4.55%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) StyleCop
7 2 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.03%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.52%) Advertising
3 1 (1.52%) Back Office
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Local Government
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (75.76%) Developer
2 18 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.61%) SQL Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Applications Developer
5 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (7.58%) CRM Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 5 (7.58%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (6.06%) ETL Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Performance Engineer
6 4 (6.06%) Tester
7 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Informatica ETL Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Classic ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (53.03%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.70%) HTML
4 12 (18.18%) jQuery
4 12 (18.18%) Web Services
5 11 (16.67%) WCF
6 9 (13.64%) Spring
7 8 (12.12%) AngularJS
7 8 (12.12%) CSS
8 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 6 (9.09%) REST
8 6 (9.09%) SOAP
9 5 (7.58%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.58%) NHibernate
9 5 (7.58%) SignalR
9 5 (7.58%) WinForms
9 5 (7.58%) XML
10 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.06%) Spring Integration
11 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.03%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.52%) CESG
5 1 (1.52%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.21%) MVC
3 10 (15.15%) ETL
3 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
4 9 (13.64%) ETL Development
4 9 (13.64%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (12.12%) CRM
6 6 (9.09%) Project Management
7 5 (7.58%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.58%) System Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.06%) Scrum
8 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.55%) Kanban
9 3 (4.55%) MVVM
9 3 (4.55%) OO
9 3 (4.55%) TDD
9 3 (4.55%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (46.97%) C#
2 25 (37.88%) SQL
3 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.64%) Java
4 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 6 (9.09%) PHP
6 5 (7.58%) C
6 5 (7.58%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (7.58%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) Ruby
6 5 (7.58%) Scala
7 4 (6.06%) PowerShell
7 4 (6.06%) VBA
7 4 (6.06%) VBScript
8 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) VB
9 2 (3.03%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.03%) VB6
10 1 (1.52%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) CISSP
2 1 (1.52%) CLAS
2 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 14 (21.21%) Microsoft
3 9 (13.64%) Informatica
4 5 (7.58%) AppDynamics
4 5 (7.58%) Dynatrace
4 5 (7.58%) IBM
4 5 (7.58%) New Relic
5 3 (4.55%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.52%) Adobe
6 1 (1.52%) VMware
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