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 3 months to 28 March 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 / South Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 54 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15  
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 1 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.22% 1.10% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.93% 5.71% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £313 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.87% +11.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.85 £35.00
% change year-on-year -4.42% +19.57%  

Visual Studio is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 108 105 33
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 23.63% 19.23% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 82 25
Median daily rate £425 £390 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +15.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £725 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rotherham - 1 £313 -
Visual Studio
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Xamarin
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (42.86%) LINQ
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Power BI
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) ADO
6 1 (14.29%) VBA

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Power BI
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) JIRA
1 3 (42.86%) Mercurial
1 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Development Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (28.57%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) ADO
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Marionette.js
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Application Development
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Xamarin
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) DevExpress
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