The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 124 - 128
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.043% - 0.080%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% - 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Team System
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
227 245 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.66% 9.55% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 136 96
Median daily rate £413 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Visual Studio Team System as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the Berkshire region.

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Visual Studio Team System
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the Berkshire region.

Visual Studio Team System Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Visual Studio Team System
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft