The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 24 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.72% 0.77% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 3.03% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Development Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17 33 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.32% 25.38% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 21 5
Average daily rate £388 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £258 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £410 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) DHTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft