The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Tools for Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio Tools for Office over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 377 417 366
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -51
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 25 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.033% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.73% 0.26% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 16
Average daily rate
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£515 £350 £467
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.14% -25.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £330 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £390 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate - £525 £344
% change year-on-year
- +52.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Visual Studio Tools for Office
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
3417 3046 2846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.77% 12.52% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2666 2235 2033
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £55.00 £44.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.90% +5.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £22.05 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Jobs Demand Trend in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Daily Rate Trend in 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 London region.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Daily Rate Trend in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office across the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Daily Rate Histogram in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Hourly Rate Trend in 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 London region.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Hourly Rate Trend in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +17 8 £533 +52.14% 1
Mayfair - - - -
Visual Studio Tools for Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office.

1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 20 (68.97%) .NET
3 17 (58.62%) SQL
4 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
6 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
6 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
7 11 (37.93%) MVC
7 11 (37.93%) VBA
7 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
7 11 (37.93%) jQuery
8 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (34.48%) Banking
8 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 10 (34.48%) HTML
8 10 (34.48%) Finance
9 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
9 8 (27.59%) TDD
9 8 (27.59%) WCF
10 7 (24.14%) WPF
10 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
10 7 (24.14%) OO
11 6 (20.69%) CSS
11 6 (20.69%) MS Office
11 6 (20.69%) Java
11 6 (20.69%) Front Office
11 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
11 6 (20.69%) Silverlight

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 Tools for Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (41.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.90%) OLAP
4 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 2 (6.90%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.45%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) NUnit
General
1 10 (34.48%) Banking
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Investment Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Front Office
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) CRM Developer
6 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) VBA Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Tester
7 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Analyst Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) RAD Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Quantitative Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) jQuery
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
5 8 (27.59%) WCF
6 7 (24.14%) WPF
7 6 (20.69%) CSS
7 6 (20.69%) Silverlight
8 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 5 (17.24%) JSON
8 5 (17.24%) XML
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (13.79%) REST
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (10.34%) SOAP
11 2 (6.90%) MDX
11 2 (6.90%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Equities
3 2 (6.90%) Statistical Arbitrage
3 2 (6.90%) Hedge funds
3 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.45%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) MVC
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) TDD
4 7 (24.14%) OO
5 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.34%) Multithreading
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.34%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (6.90%) RAD
7 2 (6.90%) OOD
7 2 (6.90%) Document Management
7 2 (6.90%) Algorithmic Trading
7 2 (6.90%) MVVM
7 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
7 2 (6.90%) Quantitative Investing
8 1 (3.45%) Line Management
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) SQL
3 12 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (37.93%) VBA
5 6 (20.69%) Java
6 5 (17.24%) T-SQL
6 5 (17.24%) VB
7 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
8 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
8 2 (6.90%) C++
9 1 (3.45%) XPath
9 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Infragistics
3 1 (3.45%) Interwoven
3 1 (3.45%) Open Text
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