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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 27 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.09% 1.79% 3.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.89% 11.76% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate £295 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £335 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £415 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +40.74%
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
36 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 15.06% 15.18% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 13 8
Average daily rate £400 £375 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+12.97% -1.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) ISEB
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Information Security
4 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (80.00%) Test Management
1 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware