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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
London / City of London
Rank - - 180
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 0 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category - - 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 11
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £225 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
511 430 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.43% 14.08% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 337 581
Median daily rate £475 £474 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.26% +8.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £327 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £618 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

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