Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South 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 16 November 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 > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 69 79
Rank change year-on-year +3 +10 -5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 9 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.03% 0.24% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.84% 1.79% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £341 £134 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +154.66% -55.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £270 £134 £229
90th Percentile £418 £134 £412
Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £325 £383
% change year-on-year +3.08% -15.03% +17.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £43.13 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.77% +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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 154 112 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.54% 13.64% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 82 144
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.26% -6.76% -
10th Percentile £313 £307 £313
90th Percentile £575 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £410 £413
% change year-on-year +2.44% -0.61% +13.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £42.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -2.35% +214.81% -66.25%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio in South Yorkshire

Visual Studio
Contract Job Locations in South 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 South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Sheffield +2 3 £286 +113.62% 7
Barnsley - 1 - - 4
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) Web Development
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) REST
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (44.44%) User Experience
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Migration
7 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
7 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (11.11%) Vue.js

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Data Migration Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) jQuery
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (44.44%) OOA/OOD
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Data Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft