The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Brighton region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.62% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-14.87% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 13.09% 14.73% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 21
Average daily rate £313 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Visual Studio Team System
East Sussex

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Visual Studio Team System
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio Team System also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio Team System.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) MS Office
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) WinForms
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
1 11 (100.00%) LINQ
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Hudson
1 11 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Visual Studio Team System also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visual Studio Team System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
1 11 (100.00%) Subversion
1 11 (100.00%) Hudson
1 11 (100.00%) SpecFlow
1 11 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Software Programmer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Software Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Programmer
2 7 (63.64%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Programmer
2 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) XML
1 11 (100.00%) WinForms
1 11 (100.00%) LINQ
1 11 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft