The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank - 66 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.24% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £305
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +37.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
63 69 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.77% 8.19% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 39 57
Average daily rate £325 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £440 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.78 £40.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.55% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.78 £37.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £47.50 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.56% -2.66%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire