Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 6 months to 20 October 2018 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 55 49
Rank change year-on-year -68 -6 +23
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 40 95 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.24% 3.54% 4.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 16.67% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 74 78
Surrey median daily rate £473 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.55% +8.55% -10.59%
10th Percentile £354 £300 £318
90th Percentile £536 £488 £554
South East median daily rate £415 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +10.67% -1.32% -0.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +4.24%

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

All Development Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 706 570 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 21.88% 21.22% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 460 314
Surrey median daily rate £486 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.16% +4.71% +3.03%
10th Percentile £354 £340 £313
90th Percentile £598 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +9.76% -8.89%
10th Percentile £38.88 £14.50 £38.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Surrey over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Surrey

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -14 11 £425 +6.25% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames -14 6 £498 +17.24%
Staines -14 5 £513 +32.26%
Redhill +5 3 £358 -4.67% 1
Woking -6 3 £375 +13.21% 1
Camberley -3 2 £473 -12.50%
Dorking - 2 £494 -
Leatherhead -5 1 £513 +20.59% 1
Guildford - 1 £475 -
Weybridge - 1 £475 - 1
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 37 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Scrum
3 18 (45.00%) C#
4 17 (42.50%) SQL
4 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
5 16 (40.00%) .NET
5 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 12 (30.00%) Finance
8 11 (27.50%) Windows
8 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (25.00%) XML
9 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (22.50%) Degree
10 9 (22.50%) Test Strategy
10 9 (22.50%) DevOps
10 9 (22.50%) SDLC
11 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (20.00%) User Stories
11 8 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (20.00%) JIRA
11 8 (20.00%) TDD
12 7 (17.50%) NUnit
12 7 (17.50%) WCF
12 7 (17.50%) JSON
12 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
12 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (12.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Azure Functions
2 4 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 4 (10.00%) Serverless
3 1 (2.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) Cosmos DB
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.00%) GIS
6 1 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.50%) OLAP
6 1 (2.50%) OLTP
6 1 (2.50%) Power BI
6 1 (2.50%) SAP HANA
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Visual Studio
2 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.00%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.50%) NUnit
4 7 (17.50%) SpecFlow
5 4 (10.00%) MSBuild
5 4 (10.00%) ReSharper
5 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
7 2 (5.00%) Protractor
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium
7 2 (5.00%) WebDriver
8 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Developer
2 12 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (27.50%) Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Azure Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Tester
7 4 (10.00%) UAT Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) UAT Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) DevOps Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.50%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
9 2 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (25.00%) XML
3 7 (17.50%) JSON
3 7 (17.50%) WCF
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (12.50%) Middleware
4 5 (12.50%) RESTful
4 5 (12.50%) WPF
5 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 4 (10.00%) Node.js
5 4 (10.00%) REST
5 4 (10.00%) SOAP
5 4 (10.00%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (7.50%) CSS
6 3 (7.50%) HTML
6 3 (7.50%) jQuery
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Smart Home
3 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (92.50%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (50.00%) Scrum
3 15 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 11 (27.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (22.50%) DevOps
5 9 (22.50%) SDLC
5 9 (22.50%) Test Strategy
6 8 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 8 (20.00%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) User Stories
7 7 (17.50%) BDD
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
7 7 (17.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (15.00%) Kanban
8 6 (15.00%) MVC
8 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 5 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) XAML
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) ISEB
4 4 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 4 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
4 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Ansible
2 4 (10.00%) HP ALM
3 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.50%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) HP
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.00%) Telerik
5 1 (2.50%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.50%) SAP