The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Surrey / Staines
Rank 21 - 22
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 1.59% - 1.53%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% - 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £438 - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.66% -11.76%  

Team Foundation Server is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staines with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Staines
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 20 19 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 15.87% 24.05% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £500 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £550 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Staines

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staines citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Staines

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staines

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Staines

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Staines over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Staines

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Staines region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (16.67%) BDD
6 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
6 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
6 1 (16.67%) Selenium
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Middleware
6 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Staines 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 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (16.67%) XMLSpy
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Azure Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft