Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Team System over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visual Studio Team System (VSTS)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 102 -
Rank change year-on-year -31 - -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.17% 0.39% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 2.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Edinburgh median daily rate - £413 -
Scotland median daily rate - £413 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Visual Studio Team System is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 460 338 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 15.92% 18.91% 12.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 207 206
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £299 £312 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £340
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £47.25 £40.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +17.01% -14.99%
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £40.38
% change year-on-year -7.69% -19.51% -4.99%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Visual Studio Team System as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Runbook
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
4 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 2 (40.00%) React
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (40.00%) Rundeck
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) ES6
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) IaaS
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) UI Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) Angular 2
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (40.00%) LESS
1 2 (40.00%) OAuth2
1 2 (40.00%) React
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
1 2 (40.00%) SignalR
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) CentOS
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
1 2 (40.00%) OOP
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (40.00%) ES6
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) MCSD
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft