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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England / South East
Rank 110 122 136
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +14
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 129 140 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.78% 1.68% 1.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.27% 11.08% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 86 74
Median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.60 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-58.39% -21.05%

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
1051 1263 1191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.47% 15.12% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 757 659
Median daily rate £425 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 51 35
Median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +22.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £38.85 £21.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.00 £54.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +26 57 £415 -1.19% 6
Hampshire +19 28 £425 +6.25% 11
Kent +17 28 £350 +6.06% 8
Berkshire -19 7 £500 +9.89% 6
East Sussex +5 4 £363 +5.07%
Oxfordshire -7 3 - - 3
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - - 2
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 199 (67.23%) C#
2 183 (61.82%) .NET
3 177 (59.80%) Agile Software Development
4 130 (43.92%) SQL
5 103 (34.80%) SQL Server
6 98 (33.11%) XML
6 98 (33.11%) Microsoft
7 88 (29.73%) Web Services
8 86 (29.05%) CSS
9 83 (28.04%) Scrum
10 82 (27.70%) JavaScript
11 74 (25.00%) jQuery
12 71 (23.99%) TDD
13 70 (23.65%) ASP.NET
14 68 (22.97%) HTML
15 66 (22.30%) .NET Framework
16 65 (21.96%) Git (software)
17 64 (21.62%) WCF
18 60 (20.27%) BDD
18 60 (20.27%) MVC
19 58 (19.59%) Oracle
20 55 (18.58%) LINQ
21 53 (17.91%) Selenium
21 53 (17.91%) Visual Studio
21 53 (17.91%) Windows
22 50 (16.89%) Security Cleared
22 50 (16.89%) SpecFlow
23 48 (16.22%) LINQ to SQL
24 46 (15.54%) User Stories
25 44 (14.86%) SC Cleared

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (12.84%) IIS
2 25 (8.45%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (3.38%) CMS
4 8 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (2.70%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.68%) Apache
5 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.34%) Confluence
6 1 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.34%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (6.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.72%) MS Office
3 4 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (8.45%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.34%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.36%) Boomi
3 7 (2.36%) PaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Office 365
5 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) IaaS
6 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.05%) SAN
2 11 (3.72%) NAS
3 9 (3.04%) Internet
4 5 (1.69%) LAN
5 4 (1.35%) SNMP
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) DNS
6 1 (0.34%) Intranet
6 1 (0.34%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (34.80%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (9.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (7.09%) Oracle Reports
5 16 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (5.07%) Oracle Database
7 14 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 11 (3.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 11 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (3.72%) Oracle Database 12c
10 10 (3.38%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.70%) Oracle BI EE
12 7 (2.36%) DB2
12 7 (2.36%) MS Access
12 7 (2.36%) MySQL
12 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (2.03%) MarkLogic
14 5 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 65 (21.96%) Git (software)
2 53 (17.91%) Selenium
2 53 (17.91%) Visual Studio
3 50 (16.89%) SpecFlow
4 29 (9.80%) JIRA
5 26 (8.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 25 (8.45%) TeamCity
7 21 (7.09%) Bower
7 21 (7.09%) Grunt
8 20 (6.76%) NuGet
9 18 (6.08%) Oracle APEX
10 16 (5.41%) WebDriver
11 15 (5.07%) MSTest
11 15 (5.07%) NUnit
12 13 (4.39%) HP UFT
13 12 (4.05%) Rational DOORS
14 11 (3.72%) MSBuild
15 7 (2.36%) Subversion
16 6 (2.03%) JUnit
16 6 (2.03%) SoapUI
General
1 37 (12.50%) Finance
2 15 (5.07%) Legal
3 12 (4.05%) Military
3 12 (4.05%) Publishing
4 6 (2.03%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.69%) Electronics
5 5 (1.69%) Marketing
6 3 (1.01%) Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Advertising
7 2 (0.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 158 (53.38%) Developer
2 89 (30.07%) .NET Developer
3 47 (15.88%) C# Developer
4 40 (13.51%) Analyst
5 39 (13.18%) Tester
6 32 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (8.45%) Automation Tester
8 19 (6.42%) Business Analyst
9 17 (5.74%) Test Analyst
10 14 (4.73%) SQL Developer
10 14 (4.73%) Web Developer
11 13 (4.39%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (4.05%) JavaScript Developer
13 11 (3.72%) Administrator
13 11 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 11 (3.72%) Automation Test Analyst
13 11 (3.72%) Consultant
13 11 (3.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (3.72%) Oracle Developer
14 10 (3.38%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (61.82%) .NET
2 98 (33.11%) XML
3 88 (29.73%) Web Services
4 86 (29.05%) CSS
5 74 (25.00%) jQuery
6 70 (23.65%) ASP.NET
7 68 (22.97%) HTML
8 66 (22.30%) .NET Framework
9 64 (21.62%) WCF
10 55 (18.58%) LINQ
11 48 (16.22%) LINQ to SQL
12 40 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (12.50%) Ajax
13 37 (12.50%) Entity Framework
14 32 (10.81%) JSON
14 32 (10.81%) RESTful
14 32 (10.81%) SOAP
15 28 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 27 (9.12%) KnockoutJS
17 26 (8.78%) React
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.80%) N-Tier
2 16 (5.41%) Algorithms
3 11 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.04%) Enterprise Storage
5 6 (2.03%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.69%) Replication
7 4 (1.35%) Mathematics
7 4 (1.35%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.01%) Statistics
9 2 (0.68%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.34%) Clustering
10 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.34%) NHS
10 1 (0.34%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.91%) Windows
2 31 (10.47%) Linux
3 16 (5.41%) Windows Server
4 12 (4.05%) Unix
5 11 (3.72%) Oracle Linux
5 11 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.04%) Solaris
7 5 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.35%) Android
8 4 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (59.80%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.04%) Scrum
3 71 (23.99%) TDD
4 60 (20.27%) BDD
4 60 (20.27%) MVC
5 46 (15.54%) User Stories
6 42 (14.19%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (12.84%) Kanban
8 37 (12.50%) Test Scripting
8 37 (12.50%) Web Development
9 34 (11.49%) Regression Testing
10 33 (11.15%) Migration
11 32 (10.81%) OOP
12 31 (10.47%) Software Testing
13 28 (9.46%) Defect Tracking
14 25 (8.45%) Test Strategy
15 24 (8.11%) OWASP
15 24 (8.11%) Secure Coding
16 23 (7.77%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (7.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 199 (67.23%) C#
2 130 (43.92%) SQL
3 82 (27.70%) JavaScript
4 40 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 34 (11.49%) T-SQL
6 27 (9.12%) PowerShell
7 26 (8.78%) F#
8 18 (6.08%) Java
9 16 (5.41%) C++
10 13 (4.39%) Perl
10 13 (4.39%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.05%) VBScript
12 11 (3.72%) Shell Script
13 10 (3.38%) Python
14 7 (2.36%) PHP
14 7 (2.36%) VBA
15 6 (2.03%) XQuery
16 4 (1.35%) C
17 3 (1.01%) VB
17 3 (1.01%) XPath
Qualifications
1 50 (16.89%) Security Cleared
2 44 (14.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.05%) ISEB
3 12 (4.05%) ISTQB
4 11 (3.72%) Degree
5 7 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.69%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.34%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.11%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) SDET
4 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.04%) Veritas File System
2 8 (2.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 7 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (1.35%) Docker
5 4 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.68%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.70%) NetBackup
1 8 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.03%) Puppet
3 4 (1.35%) SCOM
4 2 (0.68%) Ansible
4 2 (0.68%) SCCM
5 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 98 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 58 (19.59%) Oracle
3 22 (7.43%) Red Hat
4 17 (5.74%) HP
5 13 (4.39%) VMware
6 12 (4.05%) CA Agile Central
7 9 (3.04%) Veritas
8 8 (2.70%) SAP
8 8 (2.70%) Sitecore
8 8 (2.70%) Sun
8 8 (2.70%) Symantec
9 7 (2.36%) Dell
9 7 (2.36%) Telerik
10 6 (2.03%) AppDynamics
10 6 (2.03%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.35%) Nimble Storage
11 4 (1.35%) Perforce
12 3 (1.01%) Tableau
13 2 (0.68%) RedGate
14 1 (0.34%) Google
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