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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 113 148 155
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 177 112 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.77% 1.20% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.67% 10.95% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 76 56
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£400 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £236 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £50.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% +35.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £50.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-16.83% -8.18%
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
1295 1023 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.92% 11.00% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 793 594 564
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 20
Average hourly rate £41.00 £38.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £30.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Oxfordshire +16 43 £400 +60.00% 6
Hampshire +37 39 £350 -9.67% 13
Surrey +5 37 £425 +32.81% 2
Berkshire +10 24 £438 +22.80% 21
Buckinghamshire -22 14 £375 - 4
West Sussex -10 7 £338 +13.44%
Kent -3 6 £350 +27.27% 3
East Sussex -8 6 £318 -9.28%
Middlesex +3 2 - - 1
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England

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 174 (59.18%) C#
2 171 (58.16%) .NET
3 168 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 146 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (43.88%) SQL Server
6 118 (40.14%) SQL
7 90 (30.61%) Visual Studio
8 86 (29.25%) ASP.NET
9 81 (27.55%) Windows
10 79 (26.87%) Scrum
11 63 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 61 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
13 56 (19.05%) TDD
14 55 (18.71%) PowerShell
15 54 (18.37%) CSS
16 50 (17.01%) HTML
16 50 (17.01%) MS Excel
16 50 (17.01%) MVC
17 49 (16.67%) WCF
18 47 (15.99%) XML
19 44 (14.97%) Web Services
20 42 (14.29%) jQuery
21 41 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
21 41 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 40 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
23 39 (13.27%) T-SQL
24 38 (12.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 35 (11.90%) Oracle
25 35 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 34 (11.56%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 34 (11.56%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.16%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (7.48%) IIS
4 9 (3.06%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.72%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.04%) CMS
7 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.02%) JBoss
9 2 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (0.34%) Node.js
10 1 (0.34%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.34%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 50 (17.01%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) MS Project
3 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.72%) Google Analytics
3 4 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.40%) Internet
1 10 (3.40%) Wireless
2 9 (3.06%) Structured Cabling
2 9 (3.06%) DSL
2 9 (3.06%) LAN
2 9 (3.06%) WAN
2 9 (3.06%) SNMP
3 8 (2.72%) VPN
3 8 (2.72%) IPsec
4 7 (2.38%) WLAN
5 6 (2.04%) Firewall
6 4 (1.36%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.36%) DNS
6 4 (1.36%) SAN
7 3 (1.02%) Intranet
7 3 (1.02%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.02%) FTP
8 2 (0.68%) HTTP
8 2 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.34%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (43.88%) SQL Server
2 41 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 41 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (12.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (11.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (8.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (8.16%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.44%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (4.42%) Oracle Database
9 12 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (3.40%) Oracle Database 10g
11 9 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (3.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (3.06%) Oracle Database 12c
11 9 (3.06%) MarkLogic
11 9 (3.06%) MySQL
12 7 (2.38%) Big Data
12 7 (2.38%) SSDT
12 7 (2.38%) OLAP Cube
12 7 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 90 (30.61%) Visual Studio
2 33 (11.22%) Git (software)
3 27 (9.18%) TeamCity
4 22 (7.48%) MSBuild
4 22 (7.48%) Selenium
5 20 (6.80%) SoapUI
6 19 (6.46%) Jenkins
7 13 (4.42%) Subversion
8 12 (4.08%) Oracle APEX
9 11 (3.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 10 (3.40%) ReSharper
11 9 (3.06%) JUnit
12 8 (2.72%) WebDriver
13 7 (2.38%) TestComplete
13 7 (2.38%) HP UFT
13 7 (2.38%) SpecFlow
14 6 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (2.04%) JIRA
14 6 (2.04%) WinDbg
General
1 26 (8.84%) Finance
2 11 (3.74%) Publishing
3 10 (3.40%) Retail
4 7 (2.38%) Military
4 7 (2.38%) Legal
5 3 (1.02%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.68%) Banking
6 2 (0.68%) Games
6 2 (0.68%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (47.96%) Developer
2 42 (14.29%) Analyst
3 36 (12.24%) C# Developer
4 34 (11.56%) .NET Developer
5 24 (8.16%) Programmer
5 24 (8.16%) Web Developer
6 22 (7.48%) Consultant
7 21 (7.14%) Test Analyst
8 18 (6.12%) Tester
9 17 (5.78%) SQL Developer
9 17 (5.78%) C# .NET Developer
10 16 (5.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 16 (5.44%) Senior Developer
11 14 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (4.42%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.42%) Administrator
13 11 (3.74%) ScrumMaster
14 10 (3.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (3.06%) C# Programmer
15 9 (3.06%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (58.16%) .NET
2 86 (29.25%) ASP.NET
3 54 (18.37%) CSS
4 50 (17.01%) HTML
5 49 (16.67%) WCF
6 47 (15.99%) XML
7 44 (14.97%) Web Services
8 42 (14.29%) jQuery
9 32 (10.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (10.54%) SOAP
11 29 (9.86%) .NET Framework
12 24 (8.16%) Ajax
13 22 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (6.12%) Entity Framework
14 18 (6.12%) MDX
15 17 (5.78%) WPF
16 15 (5.10%) WinForms
17 14 (4.76%) XSLT
17 14 (4.76%) RESTful
17 14 (4.76%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.40%) Client/Server
3 9 (3.06%) e-Health
3 9 (3.06%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.72%) Mobile Computing
5 7 (2.38%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.04%) iSeries
7 5 (1.70%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.36%) AS400
9 3 (1.02%) Replication
9 3 (1.02%) Clustering
9 3 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.68%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.68%) NHS
10 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.34%) User Experience
11 1 (0.34%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 81 (27.55%) Windows
2 30 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (6.80%) Windows 7
3 20 (6.80%) Linux
4 14 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 14 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.06%) Oracle Linux
5 9 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.70%) Android
7 5 (1.70%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.02%) MVS
8 3 (1.02%) Solaris
9 1 (0.34%) UNIX
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (49.66%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (26.87%) Scrum
3 61 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
4 56 (19.05%) TDD
5 50 (17.01%) MVC
6 40 (13.61%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (10.20%) Release Management
8 29 (9.86%) Unit Testing
9 23 (7.82%) System Testing
10 22 (7.48%) Web Development
11 20 (6.80%) CRM
11 20 (6.80%) SDLC
12 18 (6.12%) Continuous Delivery
12 18 (6.12%) Regression Testing
12 18 (6.12%) Automated Testing
13 17 (5.78%) BDD
14 16 (5.44%) Analytics
14 16 (5.44%) Migration
14 16 (5.44%) ITIL
15 15 (5.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 174 (59.18%) C#
2 118 (40.14%) SQL
3 63 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 55 (18.71%) PowerShell
5 39 (13.27%) T-SQL
6 22 (7.48%) C++
7 20 (6.80%) Java
8 18 (6.12%) Perl
9 16 (5.44%) Python
10 15 (5.10%) VB
11 14 (4.76%) PL/SQL
12 12 (4.08%) VB.NET
13 11 (3.74%) VBScript
14 9 (3.06%) XQuery
14 9 (3.06%) Shell Script
14 9 (3.06%) X++
15 6 (2.04%) C++/CLI
15 6 (2.04%) XAML
16 2 (0.68%) Ruby
16 2 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (8.50%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.74%) Degree
4 10 (3.40%) ISEB
5 9 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.06%) CCNP
6 7 (2.38%) CCNA
7 5 (1.70%) MCSA
7 5 (1.70%) MCTS
8 4 (1.36%) MCITP
8 4 (1.36%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.02%) HP AIS
10 2 (0.68%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.44%) QA
2 3 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.68%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 19 (6.46%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.70%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.34%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.34%) Samba
Systems Management
1 9 (3.06%) HP Quality Center
1 9 (3.06%) CA Spectrum
2 8 (2.72%) Cisco Prime
3 6 (2.04%) SCCM
4 4 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.68%) NetCrunch
6 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 168 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.90%) Oracle
3 16 (5.44%) VMware
4 15 (5.10%) Telerik
5 11 (3.74%) Cisco
6 10 (3.40%) Tableau
7 9 (3.06%) CA
7 9 (3.06%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.06%) Capita
7 9 (3.06%) Infragistics
8 8 (2.72%) Perforce
8 8 (2.72%) HP
8 8 (2.72%) Google
9 7 (2.38%) IBM
10 6 (2.04%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.04%) Coremetrics
10 6 (2.04%) F5
11 5 (1.70%) Endeca
12 4 (1.36%) EMC
12 4 (1.36%) Citrix
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