The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 27 41 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 10 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.94% 0.52% 4.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.00% 15.38% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 9
Average daily rate £353 £350 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
Team Foundation Server
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.71% 3.38% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 27
Average daily rate £288 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.68 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 4 £281 -
Bedford - 2 £406 - 3
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 6 (42.86%) DevOps
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (35.71%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) IIS
7 4 (28.57%) BDD
7 4 (28.57%) Confluence
7 4 (28.57%) RESTful
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
7 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
7 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
7 4 (28.57%) Scrum
7 4 (28.57%) NUnit
7 4 (28.57%) Microservices
7 4 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 4 (28.57%) Loose Coupling
7 4 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (28.57%) SOLID

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Confluence
1 4 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) Firewall
1 3 (21.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) OLAP
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
1 4 (28.57%) NUnit
1 4 (28.57%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Vagrant
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) WPF
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 4 (28.57%) BDD
3 4 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 4 (28.57%) Loose Coupling
3 4 (28.57%) Microservices
3 4 (28.57%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) SOLID
3 4 (28.57%) Static Code Analysis
3 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) YAGNI
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
4 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) MVVM
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) VB
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
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