Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire with a requirement for Visual Studio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 35 17
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18 +22
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 9 3 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.42% 0.91% 8.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.13% 10.00% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 10
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £345 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -10.97% +15.24%
10th Percentile £340 £335 £332
90th Percentile £461 £361 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +4.62% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.13 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £29.38 £13.50
% change year-on-year +41.28% +117.59% -66.25%

Visual Studio 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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 32 30 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 8.60% 9.12% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 34
North Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £423 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.24% +9.74% +18.46%
10th Percentile £313 £266 £300
90th Percentile £476 £525 £450
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £401 £413
% change year-on-year +4.87% -2.91% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.13 £41.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £29.38 £13.50
% change year-on-year +41.28% +117.59% -61.43%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in North Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in North 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 North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
York +1 5 £350 +2.94% 7
Middlesbrough - 2 £375 -
Harrogate - 1 £500 -
Skipton - 1 £393 - 1
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
4 4 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) jQuery
5 3 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (22.22%) Subversion
6 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) JSON
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Automotive
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) REST

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) FxCop
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) StyleCop
General
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Angular Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Architect
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) jQuery
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) JSON
4 2 (22.22%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Ajax
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) MSMQ
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WF
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum-ban
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) XAML
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle