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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 61 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 28 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.01% 1.39% 1.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.30% 10.65% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £223 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £336 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% -16.45%
Team Foundation Server
South East

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
153 169 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 11.01% 13.06% 14.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 100 118
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £341 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 15
Average hourly rate £42.50 £22.41 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.64% -47.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
Guildford -2 3 £325 -13.33% 1
Woking - 3 £208 -
Reigate +7 1 - - 2
Staines - 1 £325 - 3
Dorking - 1 £425 - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Cobham - - - - 1
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 39 (72.22%) C#
2 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (61.11%) SQL
4 30 (55.56%) .NET
5 26 (48.15%) XML
6 25 (46.30%) Scrum
7 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
8 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
9 19 (35.19%) CSS
9 19 (35.19%) Web Services
10 18 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 17 (31.48%) jQuery
12 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET
13 14 (25.93%) HTML
13 14 (25.93%) QA
13 14 (25.93%) WCF
13 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
13 14 (25.93%) MVC
14 13 (24.07%) Selenium
14 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
15 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
16 11 (20.37%) OO
16 11 (20.37%) XSLT
16 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
16 11 (20.37%) TDD
17 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 9 (16.67%) MSBuild
17 9 (16.67%) NUnit
17 9 (16.67%) Windows

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 3 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.85%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) SSH
4 1 (1.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.96%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.11%) MarkLogic
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.56%) MySQL
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (3.70%) DTS
9 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 13 (24.07%) Selenium
3 9 (16.67%) NUnit
3 9 (16.67%) MSBuild
4 8 (14.81%) SpecFlow
5 7 (12.96%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (12.96%) Moq
5 7 (12.96%) Subversion
6 6 (11.11%) JUnit
7 5 (9.26%) CruiseControl
7 5 (9.26%) Hudson
8 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (1.85%) Ant
10 1 (1.85%) JIRA
10 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
10 1 (1.85%) Gradle
10 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.85%) NCrunch
General
1 6 (11.11%) Publishing
2 5 (9.26%) Banking
3 4 (7.41%) Legal
4 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.70%) Finance
6 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (51.85%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Tester
3 13 (24.07%) .NET Developer
4 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Automation Tester
5 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.41%) Analyst
6 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Test Leader
8 2 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Lead Tester
8 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (55.56%) .NET
2 26 (48.15%) XML
3 19 (35.19%) CSS
3 19 (35.19%) Web Services
4 17 (31.48%) jQuery
5 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET
6 14 (25.93%) HTML
6 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 14 (25.93%) WCF
7 11 (20.37%) XSLT
8 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 8 (14.81%) Ajax
10 7 (12.96%) REST
11 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (9.26%) WPF
12 5 (9.26%) XSD
12 5 (9.26%) WinForms
12 5 (9.26%) SOAP
13 3 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (46.30%) Scrum
3 14 (25.93%) MVC
4 11 (20.37%) TDD
4 11 (20.37%) OO
4 11 (20.37%) Automated Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Software Testing
5 8 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (14.81%) BDD
5 8 (14.81%) Automation Testing
6 7 (12.96%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (12.96%) Database Tuning
6 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
9 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.56%) User Stories
9 3 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (3.70%) Agile Testing
10 2 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (72.22%) C#
2 33 (61.11%) SQL
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 6 (11.11%) Python
5 6 (11.11%) XQuery
6 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.41%) PHP
7 2 (3.70%) Java
7 2 (3.70%) VBScript
8 1 (1.85%) Perl
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Nagios
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
1 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) TOWER Software