The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 137 114 157
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +43
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 132 129 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.35% 1.46% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.70% 13.34% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 85 35
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£388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £425 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -16.45%
Team Foundation Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1234 967 810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.59% 10.92% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 686 557 437
Average daily rate £365 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 32 46
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.15 £37.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South East region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire 0 30 £425 +54.54% 12
Hampshire +2 29 £339 +25.46% 10
Surrey -6 20 £369 +4.60% 13
Buckinghamshire -10 20 £388 -0.64% 4
East Sussex -3 14 £378 +11.85% 3
Kent -11 8 £320 -8.57% 3
West Sussex -14 7 £369 +18.00%
Oxfordshire -16 2 £294 -2.08% 5
Isle of Wight - - - -
Sussex - - - -
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 147 (63.09%) .NET
2 137 (58.80%) C#
3 115 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (47.64%) SQL Server
5 103 (44.21%) SQL
6 93 (39.91%) Scrum
7 91 (39.06%) HTML
8 90 (38.63%) JavaScript
9 86 (36.91%) CSS
10 79 (33.91%) Microsoft
11 68 (29.18%) ASP.NET
12 65 (27.90%) Visual Studio
13 64 (27.47%) MVC
14 57 (24.46%) jQuery
15 51 (21.89%) .NET Framework
16 50 (21.46%) XML
17 48 (20.60%) WCF
18 45 (19.31%) Oracle
19 42 (18.03%) SharePoint
19 42 (18.03%) TDD
20 39 (16.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 35 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
21 35 (15.02%) Web Services
22 34 (14.59%) NUnit
23 33 (14.16%) Selenium
24 31 (13.30%) AngularJS
24 31 (13.30%) Automated Testing
24 31 (13.30%) Windows
25 30 (12.88%) Oracle Database
26 28 (12.02%) Continuous Integration

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 42 (18.03%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.73%) Node.js
3 17 (7.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 17 (7.30%) CMS
4 12 (5.15%) IIS
5 10 (4.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (3.86%) Kentico
6 9 (3.86%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (3.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.72%) LiveCycle
9 3 (1.29%) Lync
10 2 (0.86%) Orchard CMS
10 2 (0.86%) Confluence
10 2 (0.86%) Commerce Server 2007
10 2 (0.86%) Commerce Server
11 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.43%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.43%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 20 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.15%) MS Office
3 2 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.29%) Yammer
3 1 (0.43%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.58%) HTTP
2 12 (5.15%) Internet
3 8 (3.43%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.15%) FTP
5 4 (1.72%) LTE
5 4 (1.72%) 4G
5 4 (1.72%) Broadband
6 3 (1.29%) SMTP
6 3 (1.29%) S/MIME
7 1 (0.43%) SAN
7 1 (0.43%) CTI
7 1 (0.43%) Intranet
7 1 (0.43%) DNS
7 1 (0.43%) Firewall
7 1 (0.43%) SSH
7 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (47.64%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (12.88%) Oracle Database
4 16 (6.87%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.87%) MongoDB
4 16 (6.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (5.15%) SQL Server 2005
7 10 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 9 (3.86%) MySQL
9 7 (3.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (2.58%) MarkLogic
10 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.86%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.86%) DB2
11 2 (0.86%) SSDT
12 1 (0.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 65 (27.90%) Visual Studio
2 34 (14.59%) NUnit
3 33 (14.16%) Selenium
4 28 (12.02%) Git (software)
5 19 (8.15%) JIRA
6 14 (6.01%) MSBuild
7 12 (5.15%) Moq
8 10 (4.29%) Subversion
8 10 (4.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 8 (3.43%) Rhino Mocks
9 8 (3.43%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (2.58%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.58%) JUnit
10 6 (2.58%) CruiseControl
11 5 (2.15%) Oracle APEX
11 5 (2.15%) Hudson
12 4 (1.72%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.86%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.86%) NuGet
General
1 22 (9.44%) Finance
2 17 (7.30%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.58%) Retail
4 7 (3.00%) Publishing
5 6 (2.58%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.15%) Banking
7 4 (1.72%) Avionics
7 4 (1.72%) Legal
7 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.86%) Games
9 2 (0.86%) Military
10 1 (0.43%) Automotive
10 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 136 (58.37%) Developer
2 68 (29.18%) .NET Developer
3 40 (17.17%) C# Developer
4 31 (13.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (10.73%) Analyst
6 21 (9.01%) Front-End Developer
7 20 (8.58%) Tester
8 18 (7.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (7.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (4.29%) Automation Tester
10 10 (4.29%) Software Developer
11 9 (3.86%) SQL Developer
12 8 (3.43%) Programmer
12 8 (3.43%) Senior Developer
12 8 (3.43%) Configuration Engineer
13 7 (3.00%) ScrumMaster
13 7 (3.00%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.00%) Consultant
14 6 (2.58%) Web Developer
14 6 (2.58%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (63.09%) .NET
2 91 (39.06%) HTML
3 86 (36.91%) CSS
4 68 (29.18%) ASP.NET
5 57 (24.46%) jQuery
6 51 (21.89%) .NET Framework
7 50 (21.46%) XML
8 48 (20.60%) WCF
9 39 (16.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 35 (15.02%) Web Services
11 31 (13.30%) AngularJS
12 27 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (9.01%) Ajax
14 17 (7.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (6.87%) ExpressJS
15 16 (6.87%) XSLT
16 14 (6.01%) RESTful
17 13 (5.58%) WinForms
18 12 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
19 10 (4.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.44%) User Experience
2 18 (7.73%) Video Conferencing
3 17 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.43%) RIA
5 7 (3.00%) Data Integration
5 7 (3.00%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.58%) Open Source
7 5 (2.15%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.15%) CMDB
8 4 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.29%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.29%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.86%) Replication
10 2 (0.86%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.86%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.86%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (13.30%) Windows
2 7 (3.00%) Linux
3 6 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (2.58%) UNIX
4 5 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.72%) AIX
6 2 (0.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.43%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (39.91%) Scrum
3 64 (27.47%) MVC
4 42 (18.03%) TDD
5 31 (13.30%) Automated Testing
6 28 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (10.30%) SOA
8 23 (9.87%) OO
9 17 (7.30%) Configuration Management
10 14 (6.01%) Unit Testing
10 14 (6.01%) Software Testing
11 13 (5.58%) Kanban
11 13 (5.58%) OOD
12 11 (4.72%) CMMI
12 11 (4.72%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (4.72%) DSDM
12 11 (4.72%) Release Management
13 10 (4.29%) Migration
13 10 (4.29%) Waterfall
13 10 (4.29%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 137 (58.80%) C#
2 103 (44.21%) SQL
3 90 (38.63%) JavaScript
4 23 (9.87%) VB.NET
5 19 (8.15%) T-SQL
6 13 (5.58%) PowerShell
7 12 (5.15%) PHP
7 12 (5.15%) Java
8 11 (4.72%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.58%) C++
9 6 (2.58%) VB
9 6 (2.58%) Python
9 6 (2.58%) XQuery
10 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.72%) VB6
10 4 (1.72%) VBScript
10 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.72%) Korn
11 3 (1.29%) Perl
12 2 (0.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (6.01%) ISEB
2 8 (3.43%) ISTQB
2 8 (3.43%) Degree
2 8 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.58%) VCP4
4 6 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.15%) MCTS
6 3 (1.29%) MCITP
7 2 (0.86%) HND
7 2 (0.86%) MCSA
8 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.43%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.01%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) DO-178B
2 4 (1.72%) DO-254
3 2 (0.86%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (1.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.29%) Puppet
3 2 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 79 (33.91%) Microsoft
2 45 (19.31%) Oracle
3 11 (4.72%) Ektron
4 6 (2.58%) VMware
5 5 (2.15%) HP
6 4 (1.72%) Adobe
7 3 (1.29%) Tableau
8 2 (0.86%) Sun
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco
9 1 (0.43%) Telerik
9 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.43%) EMC
9 1 (0.43%) TOWER Software
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