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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 107 91 85
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 33 59 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.17% 2.00% 1.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.20% 12.55% 12.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 24
Median daily rate £349 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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 £40.00 £39.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +17.03%
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
532 470 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.80% 15.95% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 331 223
Median daily rate £400 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
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 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -11 26 £349 +7.38% 27
South Yorkshire -4 3 £390 +24.70% 2
North Yorkshire +4 2 £450 +32.35% 4
Visual Studio
England

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 41 (56.94%) .NET
2 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 34 (47.22%) C#
4 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (31.94%) SQL
6 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
7 19 (26.39%) Oracle
8 16 (22.22%) MVC
8 16 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (19.44%) WCF
9 14 (19.44%) Web Services
9 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
10 13 (18.06%) JIRA
10 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (16.67%) Java
11 12 (16.67%) Spring
12 11 (15.28%) Maven
12 11 (15.28%) Finance
12 11 (15.28%) HTML
12 11 (15.28%) SoapUI
12 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
13 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
13 10 (13.89%) jQuery
14 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
14 9 (12.50%) Selenium
14 9 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
14 9 (12.50%) PHP

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 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.72%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.17%) Apache
4 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.78%) Moodle
5 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) InfoPath
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) SaaS
2 3 (4.17%) IaaS
2 3 (4.17%) PaaS
3 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
4 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.56%) MS Access
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.17%) MySQL
7 2 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.78%) EDRMS
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.78%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.39%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (18.06%) JIRA
3 11 (15.28%) Maven
3 11 (15.28%) SoapUI
4 10 (13.89%) Cucumber
5 9 (12.50%) Selenium
6 8 (11.11%) Gatling
6 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 8 (11.11%) JMeter
6 8 (11.11%) LoadRunner
6 8 (11.11%) SilkPerformer
6 8 (11.11%) VisualVM
6 8 (11.11%) YourKit
7 7 (9.72%) The Grinder
8 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
9 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.17%) JUnit
9 3 (4.17%) MSI
9 3 (4.17%) StyleCop
9 3 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
2 1 (1.39%) Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Local Government
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (15.28%) C# Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Analyst
4 7 (9.72%) Performance Engineer
4 7 (9.72%) Test Engineer
5 6 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 6 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (6.94%) QA Engineer
6 5 (6.94%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (6.94%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.94%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Tester
7 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Performance Test Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.94%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) ASP.NET
3 14 (19.44%) WCF
3 14 (19.44%) Web Services
4 12 (16.67%) Spring
5 11 (15.28%) HTML
6 10 (13.89%) jQuery
7 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.50%) XML
8 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
8 8 (11.11%) SOAP
9 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.72%) WinForms
10 6 (8.33%) CSS
10 6 (8.33%) REST
11 5 (6.94%) NHibernate
11 5 (6.94%) SignalR
12 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (5.56%) JSON
12 4 (5.56%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
1 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (5.56%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.78%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.39%) CESG
3 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Linux
2 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.22%) MVC
3 9 (12.50%) CRM
3 9 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 7 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (8.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.56%) ITIL
7 4 (5.56%) MVVM
7 4 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.17%) Code Coverage
8 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.17%) DevOps
8 3 (4.17%) OO
8 3 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) TDD
8 3 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) C#
2 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 23 (31.94%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) Java
5 9 (12.50%) PHP
6 8 (11.11%) CoffeeScript
6 8 (11.11%) Python
6 8 (11.11%) Ruby
6 8 (11.11%) Scala
7 7 (9.72%) PowerShell
7 7 (9.72%) VBA
7 7 (9.72%) VBScript
8 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.17%) VB
10 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.78%) VB6
11 1 (1.39%) C
11 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) CISSP
3 1 (1.39%) CLAS
3 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 19 (26.39%) Oracle
3 8 (11.11%) AppDynamics
3 8 (11.11%) Dynatrace
3 8 (11.11%) IBM
3 8 (11.11%) New Relic
4 4 (5.56%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.78%) Informatica
7 1 (1.39%) Adobe
7 1 (1.39%) VMware
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