Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 19 September 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)
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +154
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.28% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Leeds median daily rate £425 - -
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 665 559 572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.40% 25.72% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 414 389
Leeds median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £306
90th Percentile £550 £525 £516
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Leeds median hourly rate £20.60 £28.25 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +113.21% -58.59%
10th Percentile £16.96 £19.38 £12.83
90th Percentile £21.56 £37.33 £13.48
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.60 £28.25 £13.25
% change year-on-year -27.08% +113.21% -64.67%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in Leeds

Visual Studio Team System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio Team System in Leeds

Visual Studio Team System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio Team System in Leeds

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Runbook
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Data Conversion
2 3 (42.86%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) API Testing
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Azure DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Automation Tester
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
3 2 (28.57%) Windows DevOps Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Architect
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Data Conversion
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
1 3 (42.86%) Runbook
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
1 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) API Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Exploratory Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Immutable Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Atlassian