The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio Team System skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Rank 128 - 114
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.038% - 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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of your Daily Rate
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- - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate - £325 £345
% change year-on-year
- -5.79%
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 Yorkshire region.

Development Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
282 282 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.78% 12.28% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 150 149
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £34.93 £20.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.40% -30.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £20.50 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.99 £20.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

Visual Studio Team System
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Team System Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Visual Studio Team System
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Visual Studio Team System Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Visual Studio Team System
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Visual Studio Team System
England

Visual Studio Team System
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Visual Studio Team System
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) VBA