Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 172 187
Rank change year-on-year +44 +15 -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 36 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.01% 0.051% 0.068%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.55% 0.31% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Hampshire median daily rate £500 £381 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.15% - -
South East median daily rate £473 £413 £325
% change year-on-year +14.55% +26.92% +8.33%
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 477 652 762
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 13.39% 16.68% 17.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 381 442
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.64% +1.41%
10th Percentile £254 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £513 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 36
Hampshire median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £38.50 £32.81 £34.38
90th Percentile £48.84 £59.31 £50.63
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 - 23 £500 -
Havant - 5 £355 -
Fareham - 2 £400 -
Visual Studio Team System
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 31 (86.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
4 19 (52.78%) Python
5 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
7 8 (22.22%) PaaS
8 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
8 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) MVC
10 5 (13.89%) C#
10 5 (13.89%) Windows
10 5 (13.89%) Linux
10 5 (13.89%) OO
10 5 (13.89%) Docker
10 5 (13.89%) DevOps
10 5 (13.89%) SDLC
10 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
11 4 (11.11%) Microservices
11 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
11 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
11 4 (11.11%) CSS
11 4 (11.11%) HTML
11 4 (11.11%) NUnit
11 4 (11.11%) Selenium
11 4 (11.11%) jQuery

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 31 (86.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (22.22%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.11%) NUnit
4 4 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Azure Engineer
1 19 (52.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft Engineer
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Azure Developer
6 1 (2.78%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Azure Architect
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) CSS
1 4 (11.11%) HTML
1 4 (11.11%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.78%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Linux
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) DevOps
3 5 (13.89%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) OO
3 5 (13.89%) SDLC
4 4 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (11.11%) Microservices
4 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.78%) Analytics
7 1 (2.78%) Coaching
7 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) OOP
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
7 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) PowerShell
2 19 (52.78%) Python
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 3 (8.33%) Ruby
5 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Google