Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 72 85
Rank change year-on-year -25 +13 +9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 66 65 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.17% 2.83% 2.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.92% 16.13% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 36 52
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +18.52%
10th Percentile £293 £353 £275
90th Percentile £534 £488 £571
South East median daily rate £400 £369 £375
% change year-on-year +8.47% -1.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Surrey median hourly rate - - £45.00
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.81% +22.86% -6.67%

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 740 403 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.31% 17.54% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 269 383
Surrey median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £450 £401 £394
% change year-on-year +12.36% +1.71% +10.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 33
Surrey median hourly rate £43.75 £41.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.71% -8.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £38.75 £35.00 £32.00
90th Percentile £50.13 £47.50 £61.14
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% -3.91% +19.33%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 16 £400 - 3
Sunbury-on-Thames - 13 £506 -
Woking +6 5 £295 -28.92% 1
Dorking - 5 £456 -
Staines -16 4 £500 +5.26% 1
Epsom -6 3 £381 -
Redhill +17 1 £328 -20.61%
Weybridge - 1 £475 -
Farnham - 1 £425 -
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) Scrum
2 35 (53.03%) C#
3 29 (43.94%) Test Automation
4 28 (42.42%) Visual Studio
5 23 (34.85%) SQL
5 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
8 19 (28.79%) SOAP
8 19 (28.79%) Selenium
8 19 (28.79%) SpecFlow
9 18 (27.27%) Regression Testing
10 17 (25.76%) Finance
10 17 (25.76%) .NET
11 15 (22.73%) XML
11 15 (22.73%) Acceptance Criteria
12 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
12 14 (21.21%) BDD
12 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
12 14 (21.21%) User Stories
13 13 (19.70%) Performance Testing
13 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
13 13 (19.70%) Banking
13 13 (19.70%) WCF
13 13 (19.70%) JSON
14 12 (18.18%) ISTQB
14 12 (18.18%) Web Services
14 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
14 12 (18.18%) HP Quality Center

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 6 (9.09%) Confluence
2 5 (7.58%) Mule
3 4 (6.06%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.52%) InDesign
2 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) OpenShift
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) Internet
2 3 (4.55%) FTP
2 3 (4.55%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.09%) Big Data
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 5 (7.58%) MarkLogic
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.06%) HBase
5 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.52%) OLAP
7 1 (1.52%) OLTP
7 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (42.42%) Visual Studio
2 19 (28.79%) Selenium
2 19 (28.79%) SpecFlow
3 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
4 11 (16.67%) NUnit
4 11 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (15.15%) MSBuild
5 10 (15.15%) Protractor
5 10 (15.15%) TeamCity
5 10 (15.15%) WebDriver
6 9 (13.64%) JUnit
7 8 (12.12%) JIRA
8 5 (7.58%) Jenkins
8 5 (7.58%) JMeter
9 4 (6.06%) Cobertura
10 3 (4.55%) HP UFT
10 3 (4.55%) LoadRunner
10 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
11 2 (3.03%) NeoLoad
12 1 (1.52%) Urban Turtle
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 13 (19.70%) Banking
3 7 (10.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (31.82%) Developer
2 13 (19.70%) Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.15%) Test Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Tester
6 7 (10.61%) Scrum Master
6 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.09%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Automation Tester
7 6 (9.09%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 6 (9.09%) WPF Developer
8 5 (7.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) C# WPF Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Selenium Automation Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Senior WPF Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (28.79%) SOAP
2 17 (25.76%) .NET
3 15 (22.73%) XML
4 13 (19.70%) JSON
4 13 (19.70%) WCF
5 12 (18.18%) Web Services
6 11 (16.67%) WPF
6 11 (16.67%) XSLT
7 10 (15.15%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 10 (15.15%) Unity DI Container
8 9 (13.64%) REST
9 8 (12.12%) jQuery
10 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
10 6 (9.09%) ADO.NET
10 6 (9.09%) LINQ
10 6 (9.09%) Middleware
11 5 (7.58%) Java EE
11 5 (7.58%) JSP
11 5 (7.58%) JSTL
11 5 (7.58%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Clustering
2 9 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.61%) Fat Client
3 7 (10.61%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.52%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.52%) Smart Home
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Android
1 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (53.03%) Scrum
3 29 (43.94%) Test Automation
4 23 (34.85%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (27.27%) Regression Testing
6 15 (22.73%) Acceptance Criteria
7 14 (21.21%) BDD
7 14 (21.21%) User Stories
8 13 (19.70%) Performance Testing
8 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
9 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
10 11 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (16.67%) DevOps
10 11 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 11 (16.67%) TDD
10 11 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 11 (16.67%) Use Case
11 10 (15.15%) Multithreading
11 10 (15.15%) SOA
11 10 (15.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (53.03%) C#
2 23 (34.85%) SQL
3 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.15%) Java
4 10 (15.15%) XAML
5 7 (10.61%) Python
6 5 (7.58%) XQuery
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 10 (15.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (9.09%) Degree
4 4 (6.06%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (9.09%) BladeLogic
3 4 (6.06%) Ansible
Vendors
1 22 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) HP
3 6 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe
4 1 (1.52%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.52%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.52%) SAP