The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 37 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.39% 2.88% -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.79% 13.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
Team Foundation Server
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Development Applications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
56 29 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 21.79% 20.86% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 6
Average daily rate £438 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) VBScript
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Test Management
2 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) Test Management
1 4 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Network Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) VMware