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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 141 109 151
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +42
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 116 145 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.24% 1.62% 1.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.31% 13.71% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 91 54
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£350 £383 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.49% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £59.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £53.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-33.95% +66.66%
Team Foundation Server
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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 South East region.

Development Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1125 1058 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.06% 11.82% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 596 505
Average daily rate £355 £345 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 61
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £36.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £58.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 25 £350 -1.40% 7
Surrey -26 23 £338 -17.68% 8
Hampshire -7 21 £356 +13.09% 7
Buckinghamshire -12 15 £375 +0.67% 5
West Sussex -7 13 £340 -15.00% 4
East Sussex -7 8 £315 -3.07% 2
Oxfordshire -16 7 £400 +33.33% 8
Kent +6 3 £400 +29.03% 5
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 144 (58.78%) C#
2 139 (56.73%) .NET
3 119 (48.57%) SQL Server
4 115 (46.94%) SQL
4 115 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (42.45%) Microsoft
6 87 (35.51%) Scrum
7 69 (28.16%) ASP.NET
8 62 (25.31%) JavaScript
9 61 (24.90%) HTML
10 60 (24.49%) CSS
11 57 (23.27%) Visual Studio
12 55 (22.45%) MVC
13 52 (21.22%) XML
13 52 (21.22%) WCF
14 43 (17.55%) SharePoint
15 42 (17.14%) .NET Framework
16 41 (16.73%) Web Services
17 39 (15.92%) MS Excel
17 39 (15.92%) jQuery
18 38 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
19 37 (15.10%) Windows
20 34 (13.88%) TDD
21 32 (13.06%) T-SQL
21 32 (13.06%) SQL Server 2008
22 27 (11.02%) Finance
23 26 (10.61%) Oracle
23 26 (10.61%) Entity Framework
24 25 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
25 24 (9.80%) Automated Testing

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 43 (17.55%) SharePoint
2 22 (8.98%) CMS
3 12 (4.90%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (3.67%) Node.js
4 9 (3.67%) Kentico
4 9 (3.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (3.27%) IIS
5 8 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.82%) Confluence
8 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.82%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.41%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.41%) WordPress
9 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.41%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 39 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.71%) Internet
2 10 (4.08%) HTTP
3 4 (1.63%) Broadband
3 4 (1.63%) LTE
3 4 (1.63%) 4G
4 3 (1.22%) DNS
5 2 (0.82%) SNMP
5 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.82%) VPN
5 2 (0.82%) DSL
5 2 (0.82%) LAN
5 2 (0.82%) WLAN
5 2 (0.82%) WAN
5 2 (0.82%) Wireless
5 2 (0.82%) IPsec
5 2 (0.82%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.41%) Firewall
6 1 (0.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (8.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 22 (8.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (7.76%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.35%) Oracle Database
6 18 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (4.08%) MarkLogic
8 8 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.86%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.04%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.04%) MySQL
10 5 (2.04%) OLAP
10 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.63%) DB2
11 4 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.63%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 57 (23.27%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.98%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.98%) NUnit
3 20 (8.16%) Selenium
4 17 (6.94%) JIRA
5 16 (6.53%) SoapUI
6 14 (5.71%) MSBuild
7 10 (4.08%) JUnit
7 10 (4.08%) Subversion
8 9 (3.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.86%) Rhino Mocks
9 7 (2.86%) Moq
9 7 (2.86%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.04%) Fiddler
10 5 (2.04%) TestComplete
10 5 (2.04%) MSTest
10 5 (2.04%) CruiseControl
11 4 (1.63%) ClearQuest
11 4 (1.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (1.63%) ClearCase
General
1 27 (11.02%) Finance
2 15 (6.12%) Retail
3 12 (4.90%) Publishing
4 10 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.86%) Legal
6 6 (2.45%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.63%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.63%) Avionics
8 3 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.22%) Games
8 3 (1.22%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.22%) Banking
9 2 (0.82%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (55.92%) Developer
2 53 (21.63%) .NET Developer
3 46 (18.78%) C# Developer
4 43 (17.55%) Analyst
5 24 (9.80%) Test Analyst
6 21 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (7.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 18 (7.35%) Web Developer
8 17 (6.94%) SQL Developer
9 15 (6.12%) Tester
9 15 (6.12%) Programmer
9 15 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (5.71%) Business Analyst
10 14 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 13 (5.31%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (5.31%) C# Programmer
12 12 (4.90%) Senior Developer
13 11 (4.49%) Consultant
14 7 (2.86%) ScrumMaster
14 7 (2.86%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (56.73%) .NET
2 69 (28.16%) ASP.NET
3 61 (24.90%) HTML
4 60 (24.49%) CSS
5 52 (21.22%) XML
5 52 (21.22%) WCF
6 42 (17.14%) .NET Framework
7 41 (16.73%) Web Services
8 39 (15.92%) jQuery
9 26 (10.61%) Entity Framework
10 24 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (9.39%) WPF
12 21 (8.57%) AngularJS
13 20 (8.16%) Ajax
14 18 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (7.35%) XSLT
15 17 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 17 (6.94%) RESTful
16 15 (6.12%) SOAP
17 12 (4.90%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.94%) Client/Server
2 14 (5.71%) User Experience
3 12 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.67%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.27%) Mobile Computing
6 7 (2.86%) RIA
6 7 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (2.86%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.63%) Replication
8 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.22%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.22%) iSeries
9 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.82%) e-Health
10 2 (0.82%) AS400
10 2 (0.82%) Open Source
10 2 (0.82%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 37 (15.10%) Windows
2 14 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (3.67%) Linux
4 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.22%) Android
4 3 (1.22%) Solaris
4 3 (1.22%) MVS
5 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.41%) UNIX
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (35.51%) Scrum
3 55 (22.45%) MVC
4 38 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (13.88%) TDD
6 25 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (9.80%) Automated Testing
8 23 (9.39%) Unit Testing
9 20 (8.16%) System Testing
10 17 (6.94%) SOA
11 16 (6.53%) OO
12 15 (6.12%) Software Testing
13 14 (5.71%) Release Management
14 13 (5.31%) Waterfall
14 13 (5.31%) Test Scripting
14 13 (5.31%) ETL
14 13 (5.31%) E-Commerce
15 12 (4.90%) ITIL
15 12 (4.90%) Migration
15 12 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (58.78%) C#
2 115 (46.94%) SQL
3 62 (25.31%) JavaScript
4 32 (13.06%) T-SQL
5 17 (6.94%) PowerShell
6 15 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.08%) Python
7 10 (4.08%) Java
7 10 (4.08%) XQuery
8 9 (3.67%) X++
8 9 (3.67%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.45%) PHP
9 6 (2.45%) C++
10 4 (1.63%) VBScript
10 4 (1.63%) VB
10 4 (1.63%) Perl
11 2 (0.82%) Ruby
11 2 (0.82%) Korn
12 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (5.71%) ISEB
2 13 (5.31%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.90%) Degree
4 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.08%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.67%) MCTS
7 7 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (2.86%) ISTQB
7 7 (2.86%) MCSA
8 4 (1.63%) MCITP
9 2 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.82%) CCNP
9 2 (0.82%) CCNA
9 2 (0.82%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.53%) QA
2 4 (1.63%) DO-178B
2 4 (1.63%) DO-254
3 2 (0.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 6 (2.45%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.63%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (4.90%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.63%) Puppet
3 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.82%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 104 (42.45%) Microsoft
2 26 (10.61%) Oracle
3 12 (4.90%) Tableau
4 11 (4.49%) Ektron
5 9 (3.67%) Telerik
6 6 (2.45%) HP
7 4 (1.63%) IBM
7 4 (1.63%) Google
8 3 (1.22%) VMware
8 3 (1.22%) Coremetrics
8 3 (1.22%) Citrix
8 3 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.82%) CA
9 2 (0.82%) Cisco
9 2 (0.82%) Capita
9 2 (0.82%) Endeca
9 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.41%) F5
10 1 (0.41%) Infor
10 1 (0.41%) TOWER Software
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