The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 571 615 583
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -32
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 64 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.026% 0.047%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.77% 0.19% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 7 9
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £328 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £338
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Team System
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8298 7362 6634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.48% 13.89% 13.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5656 4905 4313
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 127 118
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +1.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.02 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in England

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Histogram in England

Visual Studio Team System
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the England region.

Visual Studio Team System Hourly Rate Trend in England

Visual Studio Team System
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +18 35 £525 +38.15% 2
West Midlands - 21 £361 -
South West +17 7 £438 -2.77% 2
South East - 1 - -
Visual Studio Team System
UK

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 England region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
2 48 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (56.58%) Visual Studio
4 32 (42.11%) .NET
5 26 (34.21%) CRM
5 26 (34.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 25 (32.89%) DevOps
7 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (27.63%) Scrum
9 20 (26.32%) C#
10 18 (23.68%) Windows
10 18 (23.68%) Migration
10 18 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
12 16 (21.05%) HTML
13 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
13 15 (19.74%) Linux
13 15 (19.74%) CSS
14 13 (17.11%) JIRA
14 13 (17.11%) QA
15 12 (15.79%) WCF
15 12 (15.79%) Marketing
15 12 (15.79%) Security Cleared
15 12 (15.79%) Open Source
15 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
15 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (15.79%) Microservices
16 11 (14.47%) Docker
16 11 (14.47%) SQL
17 10 (13.16%) Finance

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) CMS
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 26 (34.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.32%) Endur
2 1 (1.32%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (1.32%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) PaaS
3 2 (2.63%) IaaS
3 2 (2.63%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.63%) MySQL
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 43 (56.58%) Visual Studio
2 18 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (17.11%) JIRA
4 7 (9.21%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
6 4 (5.26%) Selenium
6 4 (5.26%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.95%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.95%) FitNesse
7 3 (3.95%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.95%) VersionOne
8 2 (2.63%) MSTest
8 2 (2.63%) NSubstitute
8 2 (2.63%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (2.63%) Subversion
8 2 (2.63%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.32%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.32%) Protractor
General
1 12 (15.79%) Marketing
2 10 (13.16%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 35 (46.05%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) CRM Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Microsoft Developer
4 16 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 10 (13.16%) Consultant
5 10 (13.16%) Tester
6 9 (11.84%) Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Azure DevOps
6 9 (11.84%) Test Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) Azure Consultant
8 6 (7.89%) Automation Tester
8 6 (7.89%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (6.58%) Data Migration Developer
9 5 (6.58%) QA Tester
10 4 (5.26%) .NET Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Agile Coach
11 3 (3.95%) Azure Developer
11 3 (3.95%) QA Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) QA Test Analyst
11 3 (3.95%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) .NET
2 16 (21.05%) HTML
3 15 (19.74%) .NET Framework
3 15 (19.74%) CSS
4 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (15.79%) WCF
5 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
6 4 (5.26%) Gherkin
6 4 (5.26%) XML
7 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.95%) Entity Framework
7 3 (3.95%) jQuery
7 3 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (2.63%) Ajax
9 1 (1.32%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (1.32%) HTML5
9 1 (1.32%) JSON
9 1 (1.32%) LESS
9 1 (1.32%) Sass
9 1 (1.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.95%) Psychology
4 2 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.63%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.63%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.63%) Wiki
5 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.32%) Spread Betting
5 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) CRM
3 25 (32.89%) DevOps
4 21 (27.63%) Scrum
5 18 (23.68%) Migration
6 12 (15.79%) Microservices
6 12 (15.79%) Open Source
7 8 (10.53%) BDD
7 8 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.21%) Data Migration
8 7 (9.21%) Kanban
9 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
9 6 (7.89%) TDD
10 5 (6.58%) Coaching
10 5 (6.58%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (6.58%) Performance Testing
10 5 (6.58%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.26%) Test Strategy
11 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.32%) C#
2 17 (22.37%) JavaScript
3 11 (14.47%) SQL
4 9 (11.84%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.26%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.95%) Python
7 3 (3.95%) VBA
8 1 (1.32%) Java
8 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.32%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) ISEB
4 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) Docker
2 8 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.21%) Rally
3 2 (2.63%) HP
3 2 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.32%) OpenText
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle
4 1 (1.32%) SAP
4 1 (1.32%) VMware
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