Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 149 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 42 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.12% 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.82% 2.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 0
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £450 -
South East median daily rate £475 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -
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 722 421 696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 19.18% 11.82% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 222 436
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.96% +2.21%
10th Percentile £313 £258 £281
90th Percentile £560 £535 £481
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 40 34
Hampshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31.90 £31.95 £36.08
90th Percentile £49.25 £46.07 £59.31
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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
Havant - 13 £450 -
Southampton -8 9 £500 - 1
Farnborough - 6 £353 -
Portsmouth - 5 £613 - 2
Andover - 4 £425 -
Visual Studio Team System
South East

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (54.76%) C#
3 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
4 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (45.24%) .NET
6 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 15 (35.71%) TDD
8 14 (33.33%) MVC
8 14 (33.33%) Test Automation
8 14 (33.33%) Selenium
9 13 (30.95%) CSS
10 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (26.19%) HTML
11 11 (26.19%) OO
11 11 (26.19%) jQuery
12 10 (23.81%) Machine Learning
12 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
12 10 (23.81%) Docker
12 10 (23.81%) Analytics
12 10 (23.81%) Azure Machine Learning
13 9 (21.43%) SDLC
13 9 (21.43%) Data Lake
13 9 (21.43%) Serverless
13 9 (21.43%) Azure Functions
13 9 (21.43%) JSON
13 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
14 8 (19.05%) OWASP

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.52%) Apache
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Solr
1 4 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (59.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (23.81%) Azure Machine Learning
3 9 (21.43%) Azure Functions
3 9 (21.43%) Serverless
4 5 (11.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (11.90%) Data Lake Analytics
4 5 (11.90%) PaaS
4 5 (11.90%) SaaS
5 3 (7.14%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Firewall
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.43%) Data Lake
2 8 (19.05%) Big Data
3 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (11.90%) Power BI
5 4 (9.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (9.52%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (9.52%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (52.38%) Git (software)
2 14 (33.33%) Selenium
3 10 (23.81%) Visual Studio
4 7 (16.67%) NUnit
5 6 (14.29%) Protractor
6 5 (11.90%) Appium
7 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
8 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (4.76%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.76%) StarTeam
10 1 (2.38%) JIRA
10 1 (2.38%) MSTest
10 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (11.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Azure Architect
6 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Azure Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Developer in Test
8 1 (2.38%) Junior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) React Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) .NET
2 13 (30.95%) CSS
3 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 11 (26.19%) jQuery
4 9 (21.43%) JSON
5 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 7 (16.67%) SAML
6 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
7 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
7 5 (11.90%) React
8 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (9.52%) Kafka
9 3 (7.14%) .NET Core
9 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (7.14%) Node.js
9 3 (7.14%) WCF
10 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 2 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.90%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) TDD
3 14 (33.33%) MVC
3 14 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 11 (26.19%) OO
5 10 (23.81%) Analytics
5 10 (23.81%) Machine Learning
6 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (21.43%) SDLC
7 8 (19.05%) Data Modelling
7 8 (19.05%) DevOps
7 8 (19.05%) Migration
7 8 (19.05%) OWASP
8 7 (16.67%) Identity Management
8 7 (16.67%) Project Management
9 6 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 6 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
9 6 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
10 5 (11.90%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (11.90%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) C#
2 22 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 6 (14.29%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.76%) C++
7 2 (4.76%) Java
7 2 (4.76%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Docker
2 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Perfecto Mobile
4 4 (9.52%) Databricks
5 2 (4.76%) Borland