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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 130 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 133 125 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 1.40% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.95% 12.08% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 83 79
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £59.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
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
1215 1035 928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.27% 11.55% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 566 488
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £429 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 50
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.70 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £59.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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 6 July 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
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 6 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 28 £350 -1.75% 12
Oxfordshire +2 25 £400 +21.21% 3
Surrey -21 24 £425 +4.93% 10
Hampshire -2 21 £350 -9.67% 14
Buckinghamshire +1 12 £425 +16.43% 6
Kent -6 8 £400 +45.45% 2
West Sussex -9 8 £338 +8.00% 2
East Sussex - 5 £315 -
Middlesex +6 4 - -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 158 (59.85%) .NET
2 154 (58.33%) C#
3 127 (48.11%) SQL Server
4 122 (46.21%) SQL
5 115 (43.56%) Microsoft
6 114 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
7 90 (34.09%) Scrum
8 86 (32.58%) ASP.NET
9 81 (30.68%) Visual Studio
10 65 (24.62%) Windows
11 60 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 60 (22.73%) MVC
12 51 (19.32%) CSS
13 45 (17.05%) XML
13 45 (17.05%) WCF
14 44 (16.67%) MS Excel
15 42 (15.91%) HTML
15 42 (15.91%) jQuery
15 42 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (14.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 38 (14.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 38 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 37 (14.02%) T-SQL
18 36 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
19 35 (13.26%) PowerShell
19 35 (13.26%) Web Services
20 32 (12.12%) .NET Framework
21 31 (11.74%) TDD
22 30 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 29 (10.98%) SharePoint
2 16 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (4.55%) IIS
4 10 (3.79%) CMS
5 7 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.14%) Kentico
8 2 (0.76%) Node.js
8 2 (0.76%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.76%) Confluence
9 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.38%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.38%) WordPress
9 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 44 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.92%) Internet
2 7 (2.65%) DSL
2 7 (2.65%) SNMP
2 7 (2.65%) Wireless
2 7 (2.65%) IPsec
2 7 (2.65%) Structured Cabling
2 7 (2.65%) LAN
2 7 (2.65%) WAN
2 7 (2.65%) VPN
3 5 (1.89%) WLAN
3 5 (1.89%) HTTP
4 3 (1.14%) DNS
4 3 (1.14%) Firewall
5 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.38%) SAN
5 1 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.38%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (48.11%) SQL Server
2 38 (14.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 38 (14.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 38 (14.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (9.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 24 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.30%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.17%) MarkLogic
9 10 (3.79%) MySQL
10 8 (3.03%) SSDT
11 7 (2.65%) OLAP Cube
11 7 (2.65%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.65%) OLAP
12 5 (1.89%) DB2
13 3 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 81 (30.68%) Visual Studio
2 25 (9.47%) MSBuild
3 24 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 18 (6.82%) SoapUI
5 15 (5.68%) TeamCity
5 15 (5.68%) Subversion
6 13 (4.92%) Selenium
7 12 (4.55%) NUnit
7 12 (4.55%) Jenkins
8 11 (4.17%) JUnit
9 9 (3.41%) JIRA
10 7 (2.65%) MSTest
10 7 (2.65%) Moq
11 6 (2.27%) TestComplete
12 5 (1.89%) Fiddler
12 5 (1.89%) WinDbg
12 5 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (1.89%) ClearQuest
12 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (9.85%) Finance
2 14 (5.30%) Retail
3 13 (4.92%) Publishing
4 8 (3.03%) Legal
5 3 (1.14%) Banking
5 3 (1.14%) Games
5 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.38%) Military
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 139 (52.65%) Developer
2 48 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 45 (17.05%) C# Developer
4 44 (16.67%) Analyst
5 26 (9.85%) Web Developer
6 25 (9.47%) Test Analyst
7 22 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (7.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 21 (7.95%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (6.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (6.44%) Consultant
10 16 (6.06%) Business Analyst
10 16 (6.06%) SQL Developer
11 15 (5.68%) Senior Developer
12 14 (5.30%) Tester
12 14 (5.30%) Programmer
13 13 (4.92%) Administrator
14 12 (4.55%) C# Programmer
15 9 (3.41%) Test Engineer
16 8 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (59.85%) .NET
2 86 (32.58%) ASP.NET
3 51 (19.32%) CSS
4 45 (17.05%) XML
4 45 (17.05%) WCF
5 42 (15.91%) jQuery
5 42 (15.91%) HTML
6 36 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (13.26%) Web Services
8 32 (12.12%) .NET Framework
9 22 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (7.58%) WPF
10 20 (7.58%) SOAP
11 18 (6.82%) XSLT
11 18 (6.82%) Entity Framework
12 17 (6.44%) Ajax
13 15 (5.68%) MDX
13 15 (5.68%) AngularJS
14 12 (4.55%) RESTful
15 10 (3.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.30%) Client/Server
2 11 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.41%) Data Structures
4 8 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (2.65%) e-Health
6 5 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (1.89%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.52%) User Experience
7 4 (1.52%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.52%) iSeries
7 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.52%) Replication
8 3 (1.14%) Clustering
8 3 (1.14%) AS400
8 3 (1.14%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.76%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.62%) Windows
2 24 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (5.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (3.41%) Linux
5 8 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.89%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.52%) Android
8 3 (1.14%) MVS
8 3 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.14%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) UNIX
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (34.09%) Scrum
3 60 (22.73%) MVC
4 42 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (11.74%) TDD
7 27 (10.23%) Unit Testing
8 18 (6.82%) Automated Testing
8 18 (6.82%) CRM
9 17 (6.44%) Web Development
9 17 (6.44%) Release Management
9 17 (6.44%) System Testing
10 15 (5.68%) E-Commerce
10 15 (5.68%) ETL
11 14 (5.30%) Analytics
12 13 (4.92%) Waterfall
12 13 (4.92%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (4.92%) Test Scripting
13 12 (4.55%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 154 (58.33%) C#
2 122 (46.21%) SQL
3 60 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 37 (14.02%) T-SQL
5 35 (13.26%) PowerShell
6 16 (6.06%) Python
7 14 (5.30%) Java
8 12 (4.55%) VB.NET
9 11 (4.17%) XQuery
10 10 (3.79%) C++
11 9 (3.41%) Perl
11 9 (3.41%) X++
12 8 (3.03%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.27%) VB
14 5 (1.89%) C++/CLI
14 5 (1.89%) VBScript
15 4 (1.52%) XAML
16 3 (1.14%) PHP
17 2 (0.76%) Ruby
18 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.17%) ISEB
3 10 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.79%) Degree
3 10 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.41%) MCTS
5 7 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (2.65%) MCSA
5 7 (2.65%) CCNP
6 5 (1.89%) CCNA
6 5 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.14%) MCITP
8 1 (0.38%) HND
8 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.82%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 15 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 8 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.65%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.89%) SCCM
5 4 (1.52%) Puppet
6 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 115 (43.56%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.47%) Oracle
3 12 (4.55%) Tableau
4 9 (3.41%) VMware
4 9 (3.41%) Telerik
5 8 (3.03%) Capita
6 7 (2.65%) Cisco
6 7 (2.65%) CA
7 5 (1.89%) IBM
7 5 (1.89%) Perforce
7 5 (1.89%) Google
8 4 (1.52%) Coremetrics
8 4 (1.52%) F5
8 4 (1.52%) Citrix
9 3 (1.14%) Endeca
9 3 (1.14%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.14%) Ektron
10 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.76%) HP
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