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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 30 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.66% 0.93% 2.04%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.00% 4.17% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£285 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £41.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +17.85%
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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
25 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 13.81% 22.22% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 8
Average daily rate £388 £320 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.09% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £333 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

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 24 October 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 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (40.00%) WinForms
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) DHTML
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) DTS
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) WinForms
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (20.00%) DHTML
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware