The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 408 432 424
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 35 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.013% 0.074%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.86% 0.081% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 10
Median daily rate £525 £313 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -35.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £263 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £363 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Team System
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
4081 3684 3586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.87% 15.72% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2929 2669 2678
Median daily rate £463 £448 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.12 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.95% -50.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.00 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in London

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System across the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Histogram in London

Visual Studio Team System
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Visual Studio Team System Hourly Rate Trend in London

Visual Studio Team System
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
City of London - 8 £550 - 2
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 London region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
2 30 (57.69%) Visual Studio
3 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (44.23%) DevOps
5 21 (40.38%) .NET
5 21 (40.38%) C#
6 19 (36.54%) Scrum
7 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (30.77%) JIRA
9 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (28.85%) Windows
10 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 12 (23.08%) Linux
11 12 (23.08%) CRM
11 12 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
11 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
12 11 (21.15%) Docker
12 11 (21.15%) QA
12 11 (21.15%) Migration
13 10 (19.23%) SQL
14 9 (17.31%) Finance
14 9 (17.31%) Degree
14 9 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (17.31%) Rally
15 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
16 7 (13.46%) Unix
16 7 (13.46%) Kanban
16 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
16 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (3.85%) CMS
1 2 (3.85%) IIS
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Mingle
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.92%) Endur
2 1 (1.92%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (1.92%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.92%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.92%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.46%) PaaS
3 4 (7.69%) OpenShift
4 2 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (57.69%) Visual Studio
2 18 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (30.77%) JIRA
4 12 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 12 (23.08%) Jenkins
5 5 (9.62%) VersionOne
6 4 (7.69%) Selenium
6 4 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (7.69%) SpecFlow
7 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.77%) FitNesse
8 2 (3.85%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.85%) MSTest
8 2 (3.85%) NSubstitute
8 2 (3.85%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (3.85%) Subversion
8 2 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 9 (17.31%) CRM Developer
3 8 (15.38%) Tester
4 7 (13.46%) Analyst
4 7 (13.46%) Lead DevOps
4 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Automation Tester
6 5 (9.62%) Agile Coach
6 5 (9.62%) Azure DevOps
6 5 (9.62%) Data Migration Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Automation Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Azure Developer
8 3 (5.77%) QA Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) QA Test Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) QA Tester
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (40.38%) .NET
2 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.69%) HTML
3 4 (7.69%) XML
4 3 (5.77%) Gherkin
4 3 (5.77%) jQuery
4 3 (5.77%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.85%) Ajax
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (3.85%) Entity Framework
5 2 (3.85%) WCF
5 2 (3.85%) WF
5 2 (3.85%) WinForms
6 1 (1.92%) HTML5
6 1 (1.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.62%) Psychology
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.85%) Fintech
3 2 (3.85%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) Wiki
4 1 (1.92%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.92%) iPad
4 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.92%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Linux
3 7 (13.46%) Unix
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (55.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) DevOps
3 19 (36.54%) Scrum
4 12 (23.08%) CRM
5 11 (21.15%) Migration
6 9 (17.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
7 7 (13.46%) BDD
7 7 (13.46%) Coaching
7 7 (13.46%) Data Migration
7 7 (13.46%) Kanban
8 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.62%) Microservices
8 5 (9.62%) Open Source
8 5 (9.62%) Performance Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 21 (40.38%) C#
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.77%) Java
6 3 (5.77%) Python
6 3 (5.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) Degree
2 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) CCNA
4 2 (3.85%) CCNP
4 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.85%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.85%) MCDST
4 2 (3.85%) MCITP
4 2 (3.85%) MCSA
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) MCTS
4 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) ISEB
5 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.15%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) SDET
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (71.15%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Rally
3 2 (3.85%) HP
3 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.92%) OpenText
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
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