Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 57 62
Rank change year-on-year -46 +5 +19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 65 88 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.01% 3.50% 3.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.89% 16.89% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 59 72
Surrey median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £351 £300 £315
90th Percentile £534 £454 £563
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -7.78% +4.65% +22.86%

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 731 521 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 22.55% 20.75% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 393 378
Surrey median daily rate £488 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £350 £315 £313
90th Percentile £588 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 23
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% -7.69%
10th Percentile £38.75 £14.40 £31.25
90th Percentile £50.88 £47.50 £48.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -18 17 £400 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -6 14 £509 +19.82%
Staines -20 6 £506 +30.65%
Dorking - 4 £456 - 1
Redhill +15 3 £358 -16.62% 2
Epsom -4 3 £381 -
Woking -4 3 £375 +25.00%
Leatherhead -3 1 £513 +24.24% 1
Farnham - 1 £425 - 1
Weybridge - 1 £475 -
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 56 (86.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.85%) Scrum
3 34 (52.31%) C#
4 27 (41.54%) Visual Studio
5 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 25 (38.46%) SQL
6 24 (36.92%) Test Automation
7 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
8 21 (32.31%) .NET
9 20 (30.77%) Finance
9 20 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
11 15 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
12 14 (21.54%) Test Strategy
12 14 (21.54%) SpecFlow
12 14 (21.54%) User Stories
12 14 (21.54%) DevOps
13 13 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
13 13 (20.00%) Degree
13 13 (20.00%) JSON
14 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
14 12 (18.46%) SOAP
14 12 (18.46%) XML
14 12 (18.46%) TDD
14 12 (18.46%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (18.46%) SDLC
14 12 (18.46%) BDD
14 12 (18.46%) REST
14 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
15 11 (16.92%) Kanban

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 7 (10.77%) Confluence
2 5 (7.69%) Mule
3 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (13.85%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.15%) Azure Functions
2 4 (6.15%) Serverless
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.54%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) FTP
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
1 2 (3.08%) SMTP
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (35.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.23%) Big Data
4 4 (6.15%) Cosmos DB
4 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.15%) HBase
4 4 (6.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.62%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.54%) OLAP
7 1 (1.54%) OLTP
7 1 (1.54%) Power BI
7 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (41.54%) Visual Studio
2 17 (26.15%) Git (software)
3 15 (23.08%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (21.54%) SpecFlow
5 11 (16.92%) Jenkins
5 11 (16.92%) NUnit
5 11 (16.92%) Selenium
6 9 (13.85%) JIRA
7 8 (12.31%) MSBuild
8 7 (10.77%) TeamCity
9 6 (9.23%) Protractor
9 6 (9.23%) WebDriver
10 4 (6.15%) Cobertura
10 4 (6.15%) HP UFT
10 4 (6.15%) JUnit
10 4 (6.15%) ReSharper
11 3 (4.62%) JMeter
11 3 (4.62%) LoadRunner
11 3 (4.62%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (1.54%) Urban Turtle
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.54%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) Analyst
3 14 (21.54%) C# Developer
4 13 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Tester
6 7 (10.77%) DevOps Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Automation Tester
8 5 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Scrum Master
9 4 (6.15%) Azure Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 4 (6.15%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (6.15%) Software Tester
9 4 (6.15%) UAT Analyst
9 4 (6.15%) UAT Test Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Automation Test Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (32.31%) .NET
2 13 (20.00%) JSON
3 12 (18.46%) REST
3 12 (18.46%) SOAP
3 12 (18.46%) XML
4 10 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 10 (15.38%) WCF
4 10 (15.38%) Web Services
4 10 (15.38%) WPF
5 9 (13.85%) Node.js
6 8 (12.31%) jQuery
6 8 (12.31%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 8 (12.31%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (10.77%) Middleware
8 6 (9.23%) CSS
8 6 (9.23%) RESTful
9 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (7.69%) HTML
9 5 (7.69%) JSTL
9 5 (7.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Clustering
3 2 (3.08%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.08%) Smart Home
3 2 (3.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.54%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Android
2 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (86.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.85%) Scrum
3 24 (36.92%) Test Automation
4 20 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (21.54%) DevOps
5 14 (21.54%) Test Strategy
5 14 (21.54%) User Stories
6 13 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 12 (18.46%) BDD
7 12 (18.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (18.46%) SDLC
7 12 (18.46%) TDD
7 12 (18.46%) Unit Testing
8 11 (16.92%) Kanban
8 11 (16.92%) SOA
9 10 (15.38%) Test Scripting
10 9 (13.85%) Performance Testing
10 9 (13.85%) Regression Testing
11 8 (12.31%) Multithreading
11 8 (12.31%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 34 (52.31%) C#
2 25 (38.46%) SQL
3 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
4 8 (12.31%) Java
4 8 (12.31%) XAML
5 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.08%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (20.00%) Degree
2 10 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 9 (13.85%) ISTQB
4 8 (12.31%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (6.15%) ISEB
5 4 (6.15%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) QA
2 2 (3.08%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Ansible
2 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (6.15%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 25 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.54%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.54%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.54%) SAP