The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - - -
As % of the Development Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Team System
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
330 380 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.57% 18.95% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 170 134
Average daily rate £350 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 18
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.30 £30.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Visual Studio Team System
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Team System.

1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Visual Studio Team System 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 Team System. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Lead Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Integration Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Test Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared