Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 24 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 50 49
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -6
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.21% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.52% 5.33% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Northampton median daily rate £350 £190 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +84.21% -36.67% -
Northamptonshire median daily rate £320 £283 £350
% change year-on-year +13.27% -19.29% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 66 75 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 13.89% 12.65% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 38
Northampton median daily rate £344 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.61% +12.50% -4.76%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £285
90th Percentile £469 £575 £486
Northamptonshire median daily rate £395 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -8.14% +7.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Northampton

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft