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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 125 133 129
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 148 111 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.21% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.14% 11.19% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 69 74
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£393 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £248 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £55.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.25 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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
1219 992 908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.76% 10.81% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 757 544 494
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £427 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 31 36
Average hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £59.50 £44.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +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 29 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 29 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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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
Surrey 0 32 £425 +18.05% 10
Berkshire +18 30 £388 +8.77% 12
Oxfordshire +2 29 £400 +60.00% 6
Hampshire +6 24 £358 -10.62% 11
Kent -9 10 £375 +36.36% 1
Buckinghamshire -14 8 £375 -2.59% 4
West Sussex -9 7 £331 +11.34% 3
East Sussex +3 6 £320 - 1
Middlesex +1 4 - -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 154 (58.33%) .NET
2 153 (57.95%) C#
3 131 (49.62%) Microsoft
4 124 (46.97%) SQL Server
5 123 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
6 114 (43.18%) SQL
7 91 (34.47%) Scrum
8 83 (31.44%) Visual Studio
9 82 (31.06%) ASP.NET
10 71 (26.89%) Windows
11 53 (20.08%) JavaScript
12 50 (18.94%) MVC
13 48 (18.18%) MS Excel
13 48 (18.18%) WCF
14 45 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
14 45 (17.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 44 (16.67%) XML
15 44 (16.67%) CSS
16 41 (15.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 41 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 40 (15.15%) PowerShell
17 40 (15.15%) T-SQL
18 39 (14.77%) HTML
18 39 (14.77%) Web Services
18 39 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
19 38 (14.39%) TDD
20 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2008
21 33 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
22 32 (12.12%) SharePoint
23 31 (11.74%) jQuery

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 32 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 21 (7.95%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (6.06%) IIS
4 8 (3.03%) CMS
5 7 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.76%) Orchard CMS
7 2 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.38%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.38%) Kentico
8 1 (0.38%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.38%) Node.js
8 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.38%) WordPress
8 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 48 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.38%) MS Project
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.27%) Google Analytics
1 6 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.79%) Internet
2 7 (2.65%) DSL
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%) SNMP
2 7 (2.65%) VPN
3 5 (1.89%) WLAN
4 3 (1.14%) DNS
4 3 (1.14%) Firewall
5 2 (0.76%) HTTP
5 2 (0.76%) SAN
6 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.38%) DHCP
6 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (46.97%) SQL Server
2 45 (17.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 41 (15.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 41 (15.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (12.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 29 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (4.17%) MySQL
9 9 (3.41%) MarkLogic
9 9 (3.41%) SSDT
10 8 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
10 8 (3.03%) OLAP
11 7 (2.65%) RDBMS
12 6 (2.27%) DB2
12 6 (2.27%) Oracle Database
13 3 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.14%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 83 (31.44%) Visual Studio
2 26 (9.85%) MSBuild
3 23 (8.71%) Git (software)
4 19 (7.20%) SoapUI
5 18 (6.82%) TeamCity
6 14 (5.30%) Selenium
7 11 (4.17%) Subversion
7 11 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.41%) JUnit
8 9 (3.41%) JIRA
9 6 (2.27%) TestComplete
9 6 (2.27%) WinDbg
9 6 (2.27%) NUnit
9 6 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (2.27%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.89%) NuGet
10 5 (1.89%) ClearQuest
10 5 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.89%) MSTest
10 5 (1.89%) Fiddler
General
1 29 (10.98%) Finance
2 12 (4.55%) Publishing
3 11 (4.17%) Retail
4 7 (2.65%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Games
6 3 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.76%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Military
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 127 (48.11%) Developer
2 41 (15.53%) Analyst
3 34 (12.88%) C# Developer
4 32 (12.12%) .NET Developer
5 25 (9.47%) Web Developer
6 22 (8.33%) Test Analyst
7 21 (7.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 20 (7.58%) SQL Developer
9 18 (6.82%) Consultant
10 16 (6.06%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.68%) Tester
11 15 (5.68%) Administrator
12 14 (5.30%) Business Analyst
12 14 (5.30%) Programmer
13 13 (4.92%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (3.41%) ScrumMaster
15 9 (3.41%) C# Programmer
16 8 (3.03%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (58.33%) .NET
2 82 (31.06%) ASP.NET
3 48 (18.18%) WCF
4 44 (16.67%) CSS
4 44 (16.67%) XML
5 39 (14.77%) Web Services
5 39 (14.77%) HTML
6 33 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (11.74%) jQuery
8 27 (10.23%) .NET Framework
9 26 (9.85%) SOAP
10 21 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (7.58%) WPF
12 18 (6.82%) MDX
12 18 (6.82%) Entity Framework
13 15 (5.68%) AngularJS
14 13 (4.92%) XSLT
15 11 (4.17%) Ajax
15 11 (4.17%) RESTful
16 8 (3.03%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.79%) Client/Server
2 9 (3.41%) Data Structures
3 8 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.03%) Mobile Computing
4 7 (2.65%) e-Health
5 6 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.89%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.89%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.89%) iSeries
6 5 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (1.52%) Replication
8 3 (1.14%) Clustering
8 3 (1.14%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.14%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.14%) AS400
9 2 (0.76%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.76%) NHS
10 1 (0.38%) Biometrics
10 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 71 (26.89%) Windows
2 26 (9.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (3.79%) Windows 7
5 9 (3.41%) Linux
6 6 (2.27%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.52%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.52%) Android
8 3 (1.14%) MVS
8 3 (1.14%) Solaris
9 1 (0.38%) UNIX
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (34.47%) Scrum
3 50 (18.94%) MVC
4 45 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (14.39%) TDD
7 26 (9.85%) Unit Testing
8 23 (8.71%) Release Management
9 20 (7.58%) Web Development
10 19 (7.20%) Automated Testing
11 18 (6.82%) CRM
12 17 (6.44%) System Testing
13 16 (6.06%) BDD
13 16 (6.06%) Analytics
13 16 (6.06%) SDLC
14 15 (5.68%) ETL
15 14 (5.30%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.30%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (4.92%) Migration
17 12 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 153 (57.95%) C#
2 114 (43.18%) SQL
3 53 (20.08%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.15%) T-SQL
4 40 (15.15%) PowerShell
5 16 (6.06%) Python
6 13 (4.92%) C++
6 13 (4.92%) Java
7 12 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 11 (4.17%) Perl
9 10 (3.79%) VB
10 9 (3.41%) XQuery
10 9 (3.41%) X++
11 6 (2.27%) C++/CLI
11 6 (2.27%) VBScript
12 5 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.89%) XAML
13 2 (0.76%) Ruby
13 2 (0.76%) PHP
14 1 (0.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 13 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (4.92%) Degree
1 13 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.79%) SC Cleared
2 10 (3.79%) ISEB
3 9 (3.41%) MCTS
4 7 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (2.65%) MCSA
4 7 (2.65%) CCNP
5 6 (2.27%) MCITP
6 5 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.89%) CCNA
7 4 (1.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.68%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.76%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 17 (6.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.38%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (3.41%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.65%) CA Spectrum
3 6 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (2.27%) SCCM
4 3 (1.14%) Puppet
4 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 131 (49.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (7.58%) Oracle
3 12 (4.55%) Telerik
3 12 (4.55%) Tableau
4 11 (4.17%) VMware
5 9 (3.41%) Capita
6 8 (3.03%) Perforce
7 7 (2.65%) Cisco
7 7 (2.65%) CA
8 6 (2.27%) IBM
8 6 (2.27%) Google
9 5 (1.89%) Coremetrics
9 5 (1.89%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.52%) Citrix
10 4 (1.52%) Endeca
10 4 (1.52%) F5
11 3 (1.14%) HP
11 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.76%) EMC
12 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
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