The first table below looks at the demand for Visual Studio Tools for Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 City of London 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 Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 207 195 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.032% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £300 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
864 762 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.39% 12.23% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 605 490
Average daily rate £425 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Average hourly rate £47.50 £56.25 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +52.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Visual Studio Tools for Office
London

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Open Text
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Law
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SignalR
4 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Document Management
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Open Text
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Experis Engineering
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
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Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago