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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 22 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.79% 2.22% 3.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 8.57% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +57.14%
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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 35 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.39% 25.93% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 6
Average daily rate £410 £325 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% -21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.00%

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 27 August 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
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
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%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (16.67%) DTS
5 1 (16.67%) FTP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) DTS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
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
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
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) DHTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 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%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
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