Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 19 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
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 1.90% 3.26% -
As % of the Development Applications category 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Wakefield median daily rate £250 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.86% - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £400 £325
% change year-on-year -18.75% +23.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -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 Wakefield with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 5.71% 3.26% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Wakefield median daily rate £275 £438 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.14% +41.13% -
10th Percentile £213 £384 £301
90th Percentile £348 £481 £318
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £402 £355
% change year-on-year +4.61% +13.10% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - -68.24% +185.91%

Visual Studio
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio in Wakefield

Visual Studio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Telerik

Visual Studio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Telerik