Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for Visual Studio Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Code over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Studio Code (VS Code)
England > North of England
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 245 316 298
Rank change year-on-year +71 -18 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Code 13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 0.15% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 3
North of England median daily rate £400 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £350 £381 £435
90th Percentile £483 £475 £550
England median daily rate £400 £460 £425
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £77.50 - -

Visual Studio Code is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,288 2,484 2,193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 15.12% 20.68% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 1,703 1,502
North of England median daily rate £425 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +6.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £285
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £488 £495 £475
% change year-on-year -1.52% +4.21% +9.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 38 34
North of England median hourly rate £35.00 £41.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.66% +1.84% -1.21%
10th Percentile £21.59 £28.93 £36.25
90th Percentile £51.90 £49.13 £56.48
England median hourly rate £42.13 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -0.88% -5.56% +9.76%

Visual Studio Code
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Visual Studio Code as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Code in the North of England

Visual Studio Code
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Visual Studio Code in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio Code in the North of England

Visual Studio Code
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Code in the North of England over the 6 months to 22 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio Code in the North of England

Visual Studio Code
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Code within the North of England region over the 6 months to 22 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +64 11 £400 -11.11%
North West +50 2 £413 +10.00% 2
Visual Studio Code
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Code also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North of England region with a requirement for Visual Studio Code.

1 13 (100.00%) GitHub
2 10 (76.92%) TypeScript
3 8 (61.54%) RxJS
3 8 (61.54%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (46.15%) DevOps
6 5 (38.46%) Microservices
6 5 (38.46%) Jasmine
6 5 (38.46%) Karma Test Runner
6 5 (38.46%) Sass
6 5 (38.46%) Google
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
6 5 (38.46%) JIRA
6 5 (38.46%) Blog
6 5 (38.46%) WCF
6 5 (38.46%) LINQ
6 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 5 (38.46%) Open Source
6 5 (38.46%) VirtualBox
6 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 5 (38.46%) Change Management
6 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
6 5 (38.46%) MVC
6 5 (38.46%) Finance

Visual Studio Code
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Jasmine
2 5 (38.46%) JIRA
2 5 (38.46%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 2 (15.38%) GoCD
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
1 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
2 2 (15.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Angular Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) AngularJS
1 8 (61.54%) RxJS
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Core
3 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) Entity Framework
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) LINQ
3 5 (38.46%) Sass
3 5 (38.46%) WCF
4 3 (23.08%) NgRx
4 3 (23.08%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) Angular 2
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) React
6 1 (7.69%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blog
2 2 (15.38%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (15.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Sprint Planning
3 5 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Prototyping
5 2 (15.38%) RDF
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.69%) API Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) TypeScript
2 8 (61.54%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Python
4 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) VB
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Google
2 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft