The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 244 255 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 2 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.043% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £381 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £325 -
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1142 1337 1167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.74% 14.22% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 800 691
Median daily rate £415 £380 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.21% +2.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 42 31
Median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £37.50 £23.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £42.50
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Visual Studio Team System Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Visual Studio Team System
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Hampshire +18 2 £381 - 1
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 South East region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) EPiServer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Redis
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) REST
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Content Management
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing Automation
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) EPiServer