The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 159 207 206
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -1
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.017% 0.034%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.14% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +13.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Team System
London

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

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
584 733 762
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.48% 12.57% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 597 586
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -2.01%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) CRM Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 1 (33.33%) MCDST
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
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