The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Brighton region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 25 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.66% 0.78% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.00% 5.26% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 19 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 13.09% 14.73% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 21
Average daily rate £313 £370 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.54% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Team Foundation Server
East Sussex

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Brighton region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
2 18 (62.07%) .NET
3 17 (58.62%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) SharePoint
4 13 (44.83%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (41.38%) Finance
6 11 (37.93%) Scrum
6 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) WCF
8 9 (31.03%) RDF
8 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (27.59%) CSS
9 8 (27.59%) Web Services
9 8 (27.59%) HTML
9 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 8 (27.59%) VB
9 8 (27.59%) jQuery
9 8 (27.59%) VB6
9 8 (27.59%) HTML5
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (20.69%) MS Office
11 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
11 6 (20.69%) DSDM
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (20.69%) Selenium
12 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (44.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (24.14%) IIS
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.90%) CMS
4 2 (6.90%) MTS
4 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
3 3 (10.34%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Web Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Tester
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Tester
6 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) ASP.NET
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (34.48%) WCF
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) jQuery
4 8 (27.59%) HTML5
5 5 (17.24%) CSS3
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Remoting
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.79%) COM+
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (13.79%) REST
6 4 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (10.34%) K2 blackpearl
7 3 (10.34%) Gherkin
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) MVC
2 11 (37.93%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) RDF
4 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) DSDM
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Workflow
6 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.34%) BDD
8 3 (10.34%) Test Automation
8 3 (10.34%) SEO
9 2 (6.90%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (6.90%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.90%) User Stories
9 2 (6.90%) Web Development
9 2 (6.90%) Load Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (58.62%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) VB
2 8 (27.59%) VB6
3 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) vSphere
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com