The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 65 80 65
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 23 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.72% 0.76% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.02% 7.09% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £352 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £362 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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 Surrey region.

Development Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
164 141 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.28% 10.75% 16.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 85 97
Average daily rate £388 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £285 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 18
Average hourly rate £33.99 £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Surrey region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Surrey region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
Woking +4 7 £375 +3.80%
Staines - 3 £375 - 2
Weybridge - 2 £216 - 1
Guildford 0 1 - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Cobham - - - - 1
Egham - - - - 2
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 73 (85.88%) .NET
2 70 (82.35%) C#
3 69 (81.18%) SQL Server
4 67 (78.82%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (74.12%) WCF
6 61 (71.76%) Visual Studio
7 49 (57.65%) Scrum
8 47 (55.29%) WPF
9 40 (47.06%) XML
10 36 (42.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 34 (40.00%) Web Services
12 33 (38.82%) SQL
13 28 (32.94%) Windows
13 28 (32.94%) Software Engineering
14 27 (31.76%) LINQ
15 23 (27.06%) Automated Testing
16 22 (25.88%) REST
17 21 (24.71%) Office 365
17 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 21 (24.71%) SOAP
18 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
19 19 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
19 19 (22.35%) BDD
19 19 (22.35%) QA
20 18 (21.18%) Software Testing
21 17 (20.00%) ISEB
21 17 (20.00%) ASP.NET
22 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
22 16 (18.82%) Content Management
23 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.53%) CMS
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
4 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (24.71%) Office 365
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) LAN
1 2 (2.35%) FTP
1 2 (2.35%) SNMP
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) SSH
2 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (81.18%) SQL Server
2 36 (42.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (7.06%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.18%) Big Data
6 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.18%) DTS
6 1 (1.18%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (71.76%) Visual Studio
2 14 (16.47%) SpecFlow
3 4 (4.71%) NUnit
4 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.35%) MSTest
5 2 (2.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.35%) Selenium
5 2 (2.35%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.18%) Ant
6 1 (1.18%) Gradle
6 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.18%) Subversion
6 1 (1.18%) MorphX
6 1 (1.18%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (8.24%) Publishing
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
3 3 (3.53%) Back Office
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (44.71%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) Software Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) Test Analyst
4 18 (21.18%) .NET Developer
5 14 (16.47%) Test Engineer
6 13 (15.29%) C# Developer
7 10 (11.76%) QA Analyst
7 10 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (10.59%) Tester
9 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Applications Developer
9 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.71%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) .NET Software Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.53%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (85.88%) .NET
2 63 (74.12%) WCF
3 47 (55.29%) WPF
4 40 (47.06%) XML
5 34 (40.00%) Web Services
6 27 (31.76%) LINQ
7 22 (25.88%) REST
8 21 (24.71%) SOAP
9 17 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (16.47%) CSS
11 12 (14.12%) XSLT
12 10 (11.76%) HTML
13 6 (7.06%) jQuery
14 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (4.71%) .NET Framework
15 2 (2.35%) Gherkin
15 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 2 (2.35%) HTML5
15 2 (2.35%) RabbitMQ
15 2 (2.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.35%) iSeries
3 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (32.94%) Windows
2 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (78.82%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (57.65%) Scrum
3 28 (32.94%) Software Engineering
4 23 (27.06%) Automated Testing
5 19 (22.35%) BDD
6 18 (21.18%) Software Testing
7 16 (18.82%) Content Management
8 11 (12.94%) MVC
8 11 (12.94%) DevOps
9 9 (10.59%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (9.41%) TDD
11 6 (7.06%) OO
12 4 (4.71%) Workflow
13 3 (3.53%) Information Security
13 3 (3.53%) OOD
13 3 (3.53%) Multithreading
13 3 (3.53%) Manual Testing
13 3 (3.53%) Unit Testing
13 3 (3.53%) User Stories
13 3 (3.53%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) C#
2 33 (38.82%) SQL
3 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.41%) Python
5 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
6 6 (7.06%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.71%) C
7 4 (4.71%) Java
8 3 (3.53%) C++
9 1 (1.18%) VBScript
9 1 (1.18%) Perl
9 1 (1.18%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.18%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.35%) SCOM
3 1 (1.18%) Puppet
3 1 (1.18%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.18%) Nagios
3 1 (1.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) SolarWinds
2 2 (2.35%) IBM
2 2 (2.35%) Nintex
3 1 (1.18%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.18%) Demandware
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle
3 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.18%) Adobe
3 1 (1.18%) HP
3 1 (1.18%) Apple
3 1 (1.18%) MathWorks
3 1 (1.18%) Telerik
3 1 (1.18%) Sitecore