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 23 June 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.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Surrey / Staines
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 25 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 -  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staines 3.03% 3.27% -
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 14.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  

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 12 35 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staines 12.12% 22.88% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 1
Median daily rate £488 £613 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.40% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Access
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) Power BI
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (40.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) TeamCity

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring 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 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MS Access
2 2 (40.00%) Power BI
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) XMLSpy
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Report Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) SSRS Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft