The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 22 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.55% 0.56% -
As % of the Development Applications category 14.71% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 17.35% 14.44% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -1.35%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Visual Studio Team System
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) CRM Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) CRM
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft