Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 December 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - -
Contract jobs citing Visual Studio Team System 23 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.85% 0.68% -
As % of the Development Applications category 11.33% 3.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £550 £580 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.17% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 £580 -
% change year-on-year -5.17% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 203 370 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.37% 20.96% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 152 57
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £285
90th Percentile £639 £564 £513
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00
10th Percentile £46.25 - £47.50
90th Percentile £48.75 - £52.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £45.00 £35.08 £45.00
% change year-on-year +28.30% -22.06% +44.58%

Visual Studio Team System
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Visual Studio Team System in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio Team System
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visual Studio Team System in Milton Keynes

Visual Studio Team System
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visual Studio Team System in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visual Studio Team System in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Visual Studio Team System.

1 22 (95.65%) DevOps
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) Scrum
3 19 (82.61%) .NET
4 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
6 11 (47.83%) Migration
6 11 (47.83%) SQL
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (34.78%) C#
8 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
8 8 (34.78%) Deployment Automation
9 7 (30.43%) JIRA
10 6 (26.09%) Kanban
10 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
11 5 (21.74%) Docker
11 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
12 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
13 3 (13.04%) .NET Core
13 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
13 3 (13.04%) Microservices
13 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
13 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
13 3 (13.04%) JSON
13 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
14 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
14 2 (8.70%) Finance

Visual Studio Team System
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Documentum
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Lake
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Visual Studio
2 7 (30.43%) JIRA
3 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) git-flow
5 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.35%) MSTest
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
1 8 (34.78%) C# .NET Developer
1 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Senior .NET Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Senior C# Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Senior Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (21.74%) Azure Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (21.74%) Head of Development
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
5 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Core
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Fintech
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) DevOps
2 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (82.61%) Scrum
4 11 (47.83%) Migration
5 8 (34.78%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (34.78%) Mentoring
6 6 (26.09%) Kanban
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (13.04%) IT Strategy
7 3 (13.04%) Microservices
7 3 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 2 (8.70%) Behavioural Change
8 2 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 1 (4.35%) Analytics
9 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (4.35%) Coaching
9 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics
9 1 (4.35%) ETL
9 1 (4.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 8 (34.78%) C#
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) F5
2 1 (4.35%) Kofax
2 1 (4.35%) Meridio
2 1 (4.35%) OpenText