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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 121 156 107
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -49
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 168 112 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.74% 1.13% 1.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.30% 9.45% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 88 107
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £225 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £34.00 £56.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -39.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
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
1263 1185 1097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 13.10% 11.91% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 704 648
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 36 27
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £30.00 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Berkshire +32 47 £419 +19.64% 5
Surrey +14 42 £425 +25.92% 11
Hampshire +11 32 £320 -8.57% 10
Kent +1 22 £375 +17.18% 4
Oxfordshire +19 14 £400 - 4
West Sussex -26 5 £325 -4.76%
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £400 +6.66% 2
Middlesex - 2 £343 - 1
East Sussex -7 1 £425 +2.40% 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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.

1 192 (64.43%) C#
2 177 (59.40%) .NET
3 159 (53.36%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (39.93%) Microsoft
5 110 (36.91%) SQL Server
6 106 (35.57%) SQL
7 77 (25.84%) Scrum
8 76 (25.50%) Windows
9 74 (24.83%) JavaScript
10 65 (21.81%) MVC
11 63 (21.14%) Visual Studio
12 60 (20.13%) CSS
12 60 (20.13%) HTML
13 58 (19.46%) CRM
14 53 (17.79%) ASP.NET
15 52 (17.45%) XML
16 51 (17.11%) Web Services
16 51 (17.11%) jQuery
17 50 (16.78%) Finance
18 47 (15.77%) Unit Testing
19 45 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
20 43 (14.43%) Dynamics CRM
21 42 (14.09%) Security Cleared
22 41 (13.76%) .NET Framework
22 41 (13.76%) MS Excel
23 40 (13.42%) SharePoint
23 40 (13.42%) TDD
24 38 (12.75%) Git (software)
25 36 (12.08%) Selenium
26 35 (11.74%) SDLC

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 40 (13.42%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
3 16 (5.37%) IIS
4 11 (3.69%) CMS
4 11 (3.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.01%) JBoss
6 5 (1.68%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.01%) Node.js
8 3 (1.01%) SAS
9 2 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.34%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 41 (13.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.35%) MS Office
3 6 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.01%) MS Project
4 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (14.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.34%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.68%) IaaS
2 5 (1.68%) PaaS
3 3 (1.01%) Office 365
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.34%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.02%) CTI
2 8 (2.68%) Internet
3 5 (1.68%) SNMP
4 1 (0.34%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.34%) Firewall
4 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.34%) LAN
4 1 (0.34%) NAS
4 1 (0.34%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) SAN
4 1 (0.34%) VPN
4 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (36.91%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (4.03%) Oracle Database
7 11 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (2.01%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.68%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.68%) InterSystems Cache
11 5 (1.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 4 (1.34%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (1.34%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 63 (21.14%) Visual Studio
2 38 (12.75%) Git (software)
3 36 (12.08%) Selenium
4 35 (11.74%) SpecFlow
5 29 (9.73%) MSBuild
6 19 (6.38%) Jenkins
7 16 (5.37%) JIRA
7 16 (5.37%) NUnit
8 15 (5.03%) Oracle APEX
9 14 (4.70%) NuGet
9 14 (4.70%) Subversion
10 13 (4.36%) Artifactory
11 12 (4.03%) TeamCity
12 11 (3.69%) WebDriver
13 10 (3.36%) Cucumber
14 8 (2.68%) Moq
14 8 (2.68%) MSTest
15 7 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 6 (2.01%) Jasmine
17 5 (1.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 50 (16.78%) Finance
2 8 (2.68%) Banking
3 7 (2.35%) Military
3 7 (2.35%) Publishing
3 7 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.01%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.01%) Retail
5 4 (1.34%) Advertising
5 4 (1.34%) Local Government
5 4 (1.34%) Marketing
5 4 (1.34%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Games
Job Titles
1 139 (46.64%) Developer
2 60 (20.13%) .NET Developer
3 50 (16.78%) C# Developer
4 37 (12.42%) Analyst
5 36 (12.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (9.40%) Test Analyst
7 26 (8.72%) Consultant
8 24 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 20 (6.71%) SQL Developer
10 19 (6.38%) Web Developer
11 18 (6.04%) CRM Developer
12 15 (5.03%) Senior Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 14 (4.70%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (4.36%) Applications Developer
15 12 (4.03%) Build Engineer
15 12 (4.03%) DevOps Engineer
15 12 (4.03%) Tester
16 11 (3.69%) ASP.NET Developer
17 10 (3.36%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (59.40%) .NET
2 60 (20.13%) CSS
2 60 (20.13%) HTML
3 53 (17.79%) ASP.NET
4 52 (17.45%) XML
5 51 (17.11%) jQuery
5 51 (17.11%) Web Services
6 41 (13.76%) .NET Framework
7 29 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 29 (9.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 25 (8.39%) AngularJS
8 25 (8.39%) Entity Framework
8 25 (8.39%) REST
9 23 (7.72%) WCF
10 22 (7.38%) HTML5
10 22 (7.38%) XSLT
11 17 (5.70%) SOAP
12 14 (4.70%) Ajax
12 14 (4.70%) CSS3
13 12 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.36%) Computer Science
3 9 (3.02%) N-Tier
4 7 (2.35%) Fintech
5 5 (1.68%) e-Learning
5 5 (1.68%) W3C
6 4 (1.34%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.34%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.34%) User Experience
7 3 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.01%) Tandem
8 2 (0.67%) Clustering
8 2 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.67%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.67%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.34%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.34%) Social Media
9 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.34%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 76 (25.50%) Windows
2 31 (10.40%) Windows Server
3 10 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.68%) Linux
5 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.34%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.67%) Android
7 2 (0.67%) Unix
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (53.36%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (25.84%) Scrum
3 65 (21.81%) MVC
4 58 (19.46%) CRM
5 47 (15.77%) Unit Testing
6 45 (15.10%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (13.42%) TDD
8 35 (11.74%) SDLC
9 32 (10.74%) BDD
10 29 (9.73%) DevOps
10 29 (9.73%) Web Development
11 28 (9.40%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (9.06%) Test Automation
13 22 (7.38%) Automated Testing
13 22 (7.38%) Data Modelling
14 20 (6.71%) Release Management
15 18 (6.04%) Integration Testing
15 18 (6.04%) ITIL
16 17 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
16 17 (5.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 192 (64.43%) C#
2 106 (35.57%) SQL
3 74 (24.83%) JavaScript
4 34 (11.41%) PowerShell
4 34 (11.41%) T-SQL
5 23 (7.72%) Java
6 17 (5.70%) PHP
7 15 (5.03%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.69%) C++
8 11 (3.69%) XAML
9 10 (3.36%) F#
9 10 (3.36%) VB
10 8 (2.68%) VBScript
11 6 (2.01%) C
12 5 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.68%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.68%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.34%) Perl
14 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 42 (14.09%) Security Cleared
2 34 (11.41%) SC Cleared
3 24 (8.05%) Degree
4 18 (6.04%) ISEB
5 17 (5.70%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 6 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.67%) DBS Check
10 2 (0.67%) MCSD
11 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.34%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.70%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.34%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (1.34%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (4.70%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 119 (39.93%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.40%) Oracle
3 9 (3.02%) Capita
4 7 (2.35%) ServiceNow
4 7 (2.35%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.68%) Infragistics
6 4 (1.34%) LANDesk
6 4 (1.34%) Perforce
6 4 (1.34%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.34%) VMware
6 4 (1.34%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.01%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.01%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.01%) New Relic
8 2 (0.67%) Apple
8 2 (0.67%) HP
8 2 (0.67%) SAP
8 2 (0.67%) Tableau
9 1 (0.34%) EMC
9 1 (0.34%) NetApp
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