Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 16 43
Rank change year-on-year -19 +27 -5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 6 34 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 1.76% 8.04% 2.56%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.14% 40.48% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
North Yorkshire median daily rate £345 £375 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +20.97% +3.33%
10th Percentile £314 £326 £305
90th Percentile £398 £455 £383
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £330
% change year-on-year -13.33% +13.64% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £43.13 £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +219.44% -68.24% -

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 35 84 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 10.29% 19.86% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 43
North Yorkshire median daily rate £388 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +17.19% +1.59%
10th Percentile £274 £290 £225
90th Percentile £525 £445 £398
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £365
% change year-on-year - +13.01% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 - £30.00
10th Percentile £40.63 - £25.00
90th Percentile £41.88 - £35.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +214.81% -66.25% +14.51%

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 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 18 November 2017. 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 -15 3 £340 -12.26%
Middlesbrough - 2 £355 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) API Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) API Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft