The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 606 619 573
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -46
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 8 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.010% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.075% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Median daily rate £550 £312 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.56% -2.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £286 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £317 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £320
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Tools for Office
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
7535 6661 6255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.29% 13.09% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5235 4383 4135
Median daily rate £435 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 118 140
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.54 £49.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Visual Studio Tools for Office Daily Rate Trend in England

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Visual Studio Tools for Office Hourly Rate Trend in England

Visual Studio Tools for Office
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 Tools for Office within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +10 8 £550 +76.56% 2
Visual Studio Tools for Office
UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 England region with a requirement for Visual Studio Tools for Office.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) VBA
3 12 (80.00%) C#
4 11 (73.33%) Web Services
4 11 (73.33%) MVC
4 11 (73.33%) WinForms
4 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (66.67%) WPF
6 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (53.33%) OOXML
6 8 (53.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (53.33%) MVVM
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (46.67%) XML
7 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 7 (46.67%) Finance
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 6 (40.00%) Windows
8 6 (40.00%) MS Office
8 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 5 (33.33%) HTTP
9 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 4 (26.67%) Banking
10 4 (26.67%) MiFID
11 3 (20.00%) Subversion
11 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
11 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (20.00%) Oracle
11 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Visual Studio Tools for Office
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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) VBA Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) Web Services
2 11 (73.33%) WinForms
3 10 (66.67%) WPF
4 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
4 8 (53.33%) OOXML
5 7 (46.67%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.67%) CSS
7 1 (6.67%) HTML
7 1 (6.67%) jQuery
7 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) MVVM
3 2 (13.33%) Business Development
3 2 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) VBA
2 12 (80.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) VB
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) MiFID
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) DevExpress
3 2 (13.33%) Sybase
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