The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Tools for Office skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visual Studio Tools for Office over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)
Rank 613 640 605
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -35
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 8 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.007% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.097% 0.048% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 19
Median daily rate £550 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8272 8259 7387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.62% 14.96% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5560 5556 5092
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 183 119
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £25.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.72 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the UK.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the UK.

Visual Studio Tools for Office Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the UK over the 3 months to 8 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
England +27 8 £550 - 4
North West - 5 - - 1
London -3 3 £550 - 3
Merseyside - 3 - -
Wirral - 2 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Visual Studio Tools for Office.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (53.33%) SQL
5 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) RAD
6 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 7 (46.67%) VBA
6 7 (46.67%) Workflow
7 6 (40.00%) Finance
7 6 (40.00%) MVC
7 6 (40.00%) Windows
7 6 (40.00%) OLAP
7 6 (40.00%) MS Office
7 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (40.00%) WCF
7 6 (40.00%) jQuery
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (33.33%) Analytics
8 5 (33.33%) WF
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (33.33%) SOA
8 5 (33.33%) XML
8 5 (33.33%) Oracle
8 5 (33.33%) InfoPath
8 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (26.67%) Banking
9 4 (26.67%) T-SQL

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Top Related IT Skills 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) InfoPath
4 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Extranet
1 4 (26.67%) Internet
1 4 (26.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) SMTP
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) OLAP
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (20.00%) Power BI
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (13.33%) MS Access
5 2 (13.33%) PowerPivot
6 1 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (6.67%) Big Data
6 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (6.67%) HDInsight
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (6.67%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Excel Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Excel VBA Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) RAD Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Programmer
4 1 (6.67%) VBA Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) WCF
4 5 (33.33%) WF
4 5 (33.33%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) WPF
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) D3.js
6 1 (6.67%) HTML5
6 1 (6.67%) Leaflet
6 1 (6.67%) MDX
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) RAD
1 7 (46.67%) Workflow
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Analytics
3 5 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
7 1 (6.67%) Revenue Management
7 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) VBA
4 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Google
3 4 (26.67%) Nintex
4 1 (6.67%) Tableau
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