Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 February 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 156 182
Rank change year-on-year +28 +26 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 32 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.88% 0.22% 0.071%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.97% 1.52% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% - -
South East median daily rate £455 £413 £325
% change year-on-year +10.30% +26.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Hampshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 536 527 748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 14.80% 14.43% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 297 421
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +17.14% -3.11%
10th Percentile £302 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £460
South East median daily rate £450 £410 £375
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 30 38
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £44.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +17.33%
10th Percentile £42.00 £23.85 £32.16
90th Percentile £50.78 £72.09 £57.50
South East median hourly rate £45.39 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.82% +17.33%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in Hampshire

Visual Studio Team System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio Team System in Hampshire

Visual Studio Team System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio Team System in Hampshire

Visual Studio Team System
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton - 20 £500 -
Havant -2 8 £355 - 1
Visual Studio Team System
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Team System also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 14 (43.75%) Python
3 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 8 (25.00%) OO
5 8 (25.00%) MVC
5 8 (25.00%) C#
6 7 (21.88%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
6 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
6 7 (21.88%) NUnit
6 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (21.88%) Selenium
6 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 7 (21.88%) Kubernetes
6 7 (21.88%) Docker
7 6 (18.75%) PaaS
8 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (15.63%) .NET
9 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.75%) PaaS
3 3 (9.38%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) NUnit
2 7 (21.88%) Selenium
2 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (21.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (53.13%) Azure Engineer
1 17 (53.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Developer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Architect
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) CSS
1 7 (21.88%) HTML
1 7 (21.88%) jQuery
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 1 (3.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
2 8 (25.00%) MVC
2 8 (25.00%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.13%) OOP
6 1 (3.13%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 14 (43.75%) Python
3 8 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) Microsoft