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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 29 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.81% 0.73% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.73% 4.76% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
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
22 21 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.36% 15.33% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 21
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +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 24 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 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
3 12 (54.55%) C#
4 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
6 8 (36.36%) Scrum
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (36.36%) WCF
6 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
7 7 (31.82%) VB
7 7 (31.82%) VB6
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) MS Office
9 5 (22.73%) HTML
9 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
9 5 (22.73%) CSS
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
9 5 (22.73%) jQuery
9 5 (22.73%) HTML5
9 5 (22.73%) Selenium
9 5 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 11 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (18.18%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) CMS
4 2 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (4.55%) MTS
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
3 3 (13.64%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Architect
5 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
1 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 11 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (36.36%) WCF
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
4 5 (22.73%) HTML5
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) REST
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
6 3 (13.64%) COM+
6 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 3 (13.64%) JSON
7 2 (9.09%) CSS3
7 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Business Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) DSDM
5 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) BDD
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) RDF
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (9.09%) Load Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
8 1 (4.55%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.55%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) VB
2 7 (31.82%) VB6
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) SQL
5 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
6 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.55%) FoxPro (VFP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com