Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Visual Studio Tools for Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visual Studio Tools for Office over the 6 months to 23 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 Tools for Office (VSTO)
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 623 609 623
Rank change year-on-year -14 +14 -32
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 12 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.025% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.12% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 1
London median daily rate £475 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +29.41% -17.48%
10th Percentile £310 £295 £413
90th Percentile £583 £578 £438
England median daily rate £450 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -18.18% +29.41% -16.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 9524 8163 7202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.21% 18.06% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7190 5907 5295
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £635 £613 £600
England median daily rate £457 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.41% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 14 19
London median hourly rate £36.25 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £21.93 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £49.92 £57.05 £55.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Visual Studio Tools for Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Tools for Office in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio Tools for Office in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio Tools for Office in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visual Studio Tools for Office in London

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London - 3 £525 - 1
Visual Studio Tools for Office
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Visual Studio Tools for Office 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 London region with a requirement for Visual Studio Tools for Office.

1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) MVC
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (33.33%) WPF
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (33.33%) CRM
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (25.00%) BDD
7 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (16.67%) Swagger

Visual Studio Tools for Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (8.33%) Mongoose
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) MSTest
3 2 (16.67%) NSubstitute
3 2 (16.67%) NUnit
3 2 (16.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (8.33%) Hudson
4 1 (8.33%) Moq
4 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer - Commodities
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) WPF
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Swagger
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) MDX
6 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Equities
2 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) BDD
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (8.33%) Parallel Computing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) VBA
6 1 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Perforce
2 1 (8.33%) Telerik