The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Guildford 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 20 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.54% 1.85% 4.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 7.32% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
14 41 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.77% 25.31% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 10
Average daily rate £425 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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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 25 July 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 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
5 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
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
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
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%) Business Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft