Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 42 64
Rank change year-on-year -32 +22 +25
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 81 94 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.77% 4.51% 3.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.25% 25.20% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 66 55
Surrey median daily rate £400 £380 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +20.00%
10th Percentile £263 £320 £275
90th Percentile £542 £500 £575
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +20.00%

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 661 373 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.64% 17.89% 18.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 235 370
Surrey median daily rate £488 £420 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -0.59% +12.67%
10th Percentile £349 £333 £300
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +2.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 20
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -8.89% +11.11%
10th Percentile £41.75 £37.00 £36.13
90th Percentile £56.30 £42.50 £63.92
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% -6.82% +17.33%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 - 23 £425 - 2
Woking -7 13 £288 -24.34% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 7 £506 -
Redhill +5 4 £450 +10.77%
Leatherhead +1 4 £373 -6.88%
Epsom -11 3 £338 -
Camberley -5 2 £540 -4.42%
Dorking - 2 £425 -
Staines -19 1 £400 -20.00%
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 45 (55.56%) C#
2 37 (45.68%) .NET
3 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (39.51%) Scrum
5 30 (37.04%) Visual Studio
5 30 (37.04%) SQL
6 29 (35.80%) Test Automation
7 26 (32.10%) Regression Testing
8 25 (30.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
11 22 (27.16%) Finance
12 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
13 20 (24.69%) QA
14 19 (23.46%) XML
14 19 (23.46%) XSLT
14 19 (23.46%) Python
15 18 (22.22%) SOAP
15 18 (22.22%) User Stories
16 17 (20.99%) Content Analysis
16 17 (20.99%) Selenium
17 16 (19.75%) Publishing
17 16 (19.75%) Internet
18 14 (17.28%) MVC
18 14 (17.28%) JUnit
18 14 (17.28%) Java
18 14 (17.28%) XQuery
18 14 (17.28%) WCF
18 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
18 14 (17.28%) MarkLogic

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 (6.17%) CMS
2 3 (3.70%) Confluence
3 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.23%) InDesign
1 1 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.47%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) Internet
2 2 (2.47%) FTP
2 2 (2.47%) HTTP
2 2 (2.47%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.28%) MarkLogic
3 9 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.64%) Oracle Database
4 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.94%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (4.94%) InterSystems Cache
5 4 (4.94%) Redis
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) GIS
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.23%) Big Data
8 1 (1.23%) OLAP
8 1 (1.23%) Power BI
8 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 17 (20.99%) Selenium
3 14 (17.28%) JUnit
4 13 (16.05%) MSBuild
5 11 (13.58%) Git (software)
6 10 (12.35%) NUnit
6 10 (12.35%) SpecFlow
7 7 (8.64%) SoapUI
8 6 (7.41%) JMeter
8 6 (7.41%) NeoLoad
9 5 (6.17%) JIRA
10 4 (4.94%) Protractor
10 4 (4.94%) TeamCity
10 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (4.94%) WebDriver
11 3 (3.70%) Maven
11 3 (3.70%) Moq
11 3 (3.70%) ReSharper
12 2 (2.47%) Artifactory
12 2 (2.47%) Log4Net
General
1 22 (27.16%) Finance
2 16 (19.75%) Publishing
3 7 (8.64%) Legal
4 6 (7.41%) Banking
5 3 (3.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Developer
2 24 (29.63%) .NET Developer
2 24 (29.63%) C# Developer
3 21 (25.93%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (23.46%) Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Automation Test Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Business Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.64%) WPF Developer
7 6 (7.41%) C# WPF Developer
8 5 (6.17%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Architect
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Technical Architect
9 4 (4.94%) .NET Web Developer
9 4 (4.94%) QA Engineer
9 4 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.68%) .NET
2 19 (23.46%) XML
2 19 (23.46%) XSLT
3 18 (22.22%) SOAP
4 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
4 14 (17.28%) WCF
5 13 (16.05%) Web Services
6 11 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (12.35%) ADO.NET
7 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
7 10 (12.35%) LINQ
7 10 (12.35%) WPF
8 9 (11.11%) CSS
9 7 (8.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (8.64%) JSON
9 7 (8.64%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 7 (8.64%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (7.41%) jQuery
10 6 (7.41%) Middleware
11 4 (4.94%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Client/Server
2 7 (8.64%) Clustering
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (6.17%) Fat Client
4 5 (6.17%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Solaris
2 3 (3.70%) Unix
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.51%) Scrum
3 29 (35.80%) Test Automation
4 26 (32.10%) Regression Testing
5 25 (30.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (22.22%) User Stories
8 17 (20.99%) Content Analysis
9 14 (17.28%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (17.28%) MVC
10 13 (16.05%) Use Case
11 12 (14.81%) BDD
12 10 (12.35%) Unit Testing
13 9 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
14 8 (9.88%) Acceptance Criteria
14 8 (9.88%) Web Development
15 7 (8.64%) Multithreading
15 7 (8.64%) System Integration Testing
15 7 (8.64%) Test Management
15 7 (8.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) C#
2 30 (37.04%) SQL
3 19 (23.46%) Python
4 14 (17.28%) Java
4 14 (17.28%) XQuery
5 12 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.64%) XAML
7 6 (7.41%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.47%) C++
9 2 (2.47%) Perl
9 2 (2.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) ISTQB
2 6 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (6.17%) ISEB
4 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) BladeLogic
2 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) HP
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.47%) Workday
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.23%) SAP