The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 162 204 199
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -5
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.017% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.17% 0.14% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Median daily rate £525 - £390
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Tools for Office
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
583 728 796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.54% 12.53% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 593 609
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 £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
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 Tools for Office across the City of London region.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the City of London region.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office.

1 5 (100.00%) VBA
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) OOXML
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) MVVM
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) HTTP
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) MiFID

Visual Studio Tools for Office
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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) WinForms
2 4 (80.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) OOXML
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VBA
2 3 (60.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft