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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 38 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.58% 0.26% 1.96%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.35% 5.56% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
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
46 18 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.26% 4.72% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 11 40
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
Median hourly rate £50.78 £52.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.27% +10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Developer
2 2 (50.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft