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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 127 123 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 133 135 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.55% 1.45% 1.48%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.88% 11.52% 13.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 79 77
Average daily rate £363 £381 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.91% +12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £274 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £443 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £36.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
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
1222 1172 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 14.28% 12.61% 10.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 760 649 504
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 36 32
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.66 £34.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.25 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +18 44 £450 +9.09% 18
Surrey +8 36 £425 +25.92% 12
Hampshire -4 17 £375 +12.78% 11
Oxfordshire +7 10 £301 +2.29% 3
Kent -3 9 £388 +21.09% 8
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £330 -14.83%
West Sussex +6 5 £313 -7.40% 3
East Sussex -2 4 £345 -1.42%
Middlesex -4 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 189 (60.58%) C#
2 178 (57.05%) .NET
3 167 (53.53%) Agile Software Development
4 157 (50.32%) Microsoft
5 123 (39.42%) SQL
6 119 (38.14%) SQL Server
7 100 (32.05%) Windows
8 94 (30.13%) Visual Studio
9 76 (24.36%) JavaScript
10 73 (23.40%) HTML
11 72 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
12 71 (22.76%) CSS
13 70 (22.44%) Scrum
13 70 (22.44%) PowerShell
14 65 (20.83%) jQuery
14 65 (20.83%) ASP.NET
15 61 (19.55%) TDD
16 58 (18.59%) MVC
17 56 (17.95%) .NET Framework
18 54 (17.31%) XML
19 52 (16.67%) CRM
20 51 (16.35%) Web Services
21 50 (16.03%) Security Cleared
22 48 (15.38%) Oracle
23 46 (14.74%) SharePoint
24 45 (14.42%) MS Excel
25 44 (14.10%) SC Cleared
25 44 (14.10%) Selenium
25 44 (14.10%) Windows Server
26 41 (13.14%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 46 (14.74%) SharePoint
2 39 (12.50%) IIS
3 18 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 15 (4.81%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.24%) JBoss
7 6 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.96%) Node.js
10 2 (0.64%) CMS
11 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.32%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 45 (14.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.96%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.64%) MS Project
5 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 30 (9.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.28%) HFM
2 4 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.96%) GitHub
2 3 (0.96%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.96%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.85%) Intranet
2 11 (3.53%) Internet
3 4 (1.28%) CTI
3 4 (1.28%) Firewall
3 4 (1.28%) SAN
3 4 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.96%) FTP
4 3 (0.96%) Network Security
4 3 (0.96%) SNMP
4 3 (0.96%) Wireless
5 2 (0.64%) DSL
5 2 (0.64%) LAN
5 2 (0.64%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (0.64%) WAN
5 2 (0.64%) WLAN
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) DNS
6 1 (0.32%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (38.14%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (5.77%) Oracle Database
5 17 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (4.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 14 (4.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 14 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (4.49%) Oracle Database 12c
7 14 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (3.85%) Relational Database
9 11 (3.53%) Big Data
9 11 (3.53%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2014
11 6 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.92%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 94 (30.13%) Visual Studio
2 44 (14.10%) Selenium
3 41 (13.14%) Git (software)
4 37 (11.86%) SpecFlow
5 27 (8.65%) Oracle APEX
6 21 (6.73%) Jenkins
6 21 (6.73%) TeamCity
7 18 (5.77%) Subversion
8 17 (5.45%) Cucumber
9 16 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 15 (4.81%) HP UFT
11 14 (4.49%) MSBuild
12 12 (3.85%) WebDriver
13 11 (3.53%) NUnit
14 8 (2.56%) MSTest
14 8 (2.56%) SoapUI
15 7 (2.24%) FitNesse
15 7 (2.24%) Moq
15 7 (2.24%) NCrunch
15 7 (2.24%) WatiN
General
1 28 (8.97%) Finance
2 19 (6.09%) Military
3 11 (3.53%) Publishing
4 6 (1.92%) Banking
4 6 (1.92%) Marketing
5 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.64%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.32%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Games
7 1 (0.32%) Legal
7 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (52.88%) Developer
2 60 (19.23%) .NET Developer
3 51 (16.35%) C# Developer
4 40 (12.82%) Consultant
5 35 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (9.94%) Analyst
7 26 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 23 (7.37%) Web Developer
9 22 (7.05%) SQL Developer
10 17 (5.45%) SharePoint Developer
10 17 (5.45%) Test Consultant
10 17 (5.45%) Tester
11 16 (5.13%) Architect
11 16 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
11 16 (5.13%) Software Developer
12 14 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 14 (4.49%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.17%) Test Manager
14 12 (3.85%) CRM Developer
14 12 (3.85%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (57.05%) .NET
2 73 (23.40%) HTML
3 71 (22.76%) CSS
4 65 (20.83%) ASP.NET
4 65 (20.83%) jQuery
5 56 (17.95%) .NET Framework
6 54 (17.31%) XML
7 51 (16.35%) Web Services
8 37 (11.86%) Ajax
9 31 (9.94%) Entity Framework
10 29 (9.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (8.97%) HTML5
11 28 (8.97%) WCF
12 27 (8.65%) REST
12 27 (8.65%) WinForms
13 26 (8.33%) XSLT
14 24 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (7.05%) AngularJS
15 22 (7.05%) SOAP
16 18 (5.77%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 7 (2.24%) Data Integration
2 7 (2.24%) User Experience
3 5 (1.60%) Fintech
3 5 (1.60%) Social Media
4 4 (1.28%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.28%) W3C
5 3 (0.96%) Clustering
5 3 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (0.96%) Visualisation
6 2 (0.64%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.64%) e-Health
6 2 (0.64%) e-Learning
6 2 (0.64%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.32%) AS400
7 1 (0.32%) iSeries
7 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.32%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 100 (32.05%) Windows
2 44 (14.10%) Windows Server
3 19 (6.09%) Linux
4 16 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 16 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (4.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (4.49%) Oracle Linux
7 13 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 9 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.60%) Apple iOS
9 5 (1.60%) Unix
9 5 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.96%) Android
10 3 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.32%) Solaris
11 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (53.53%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 70 (22.44%) Scrum
4 61 (19.55%) TDD
5 58 (18.59%) MVC
6 52 (16.67%) CRM
7 40 (12.82%) BDD
8 38 (12.18%) Test Automation
9 37 (11.86%) Unit Testing
10 35 (11.22%) SDLC
11 31 (9.94%) Automated Testing
12 27 (8.65%) Integration Testing
13 26 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (8.01%) Continuous Delivery
14 25 (8.01%) Functional Testing
15 24 (7.69%) ITIL
16 22 (7.05%) Test Scripting
17 18 (5.77%) Manual Testing
17 18 (5.77%) Release Management
17 18 (5.77%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 189 (60.58%) C#
2 123 (39.42%) SQL
3 76 (24.36%) JavaScript
4 70 (22.44%) PowerShell
5 28 (8.97%) C++
6 27 (8.65%) T-SQL
7 22 (7.05%) Java
8 20 (6.41%) Shell Script
9 19 (6.09%) VB
9 19 (6.09%) VBScript
10 15 (4.81%) VB.NET
11 14 (4.49%) PL/SQL
12 11 (3.53%) Perl
13 10 (3.21%) F#
13 10 (3.21%) XAML
14 8 (2.56%) PHP
15 6 (1.92%) TypeScript
16 5 (1.60%) C
17 3 (0.96%) Objective-C
18 2 (0.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 50 (16.03%) Security Cleared
2 44 (14.10%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.09%) Degree
3 19 (6.09%) ISEB
4 12 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 11 (3.53%) ISTQB
6 8 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
6 8 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.64%) CCNA
9 2 (0.64%) CCNP
9 2 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.64%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.09%) QA
2 4 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.32%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (2.24%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.92%) Control-M
3 3 (0.96%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.96%) NetCrunch
4 2 (0.64%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.64%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 157 (50.32%) Microsoft
2 48 (15.38%) Oracle
3 14 (4.49%) Red Hat
4 12 (3.85%) HP
5 10 (3.21%) ServiceNow
5 10 (3.21%) VMware
6 7 (2.24%) LANDesk
7 5 (1.60%) Capita
7 5 (1.60%) Cisco
7 5 (1.60%) IBM
7 5 (1.60%) Infragistics
7 5 (1.60%) Nintex
7 5 (1.60%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.28%) Apple
8 4 (1.28%) EMC
8 4 (1.28%) Hyperion
8 4 (1.28%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.28%) Tableau
8 4 (1.28%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.96%) Splunk
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