The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Berkshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 103 95 118
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 19 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 1.00% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.96% 9.56% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 9
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £294 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £24.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+108.16% -36.36%
Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
212 251 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.66% 10.41% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 116 72
Average daily rate £336 £375 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% +12.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £28.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 - £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 - £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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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
Reading -2 7 £388 +6.89% 6
Maidenhead 0 3 £400 -
Newbury - - - -
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (57.45%) C#
3 26 (55.32%) SQL
4 24 (51.06%) ASP.NET
5 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
6 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
6 17 (36.17%) Windows
7 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (34.04%) WCF
8 15 (31.91%) jQuery
8 15 (31.91%) Visual Studio
9 13 (27.66%) MVC
10 12 (25.53%) Finance
10 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
11 11 (23.40%) IIS
11 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (21.28%) Web Development
13 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
13 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
14 8 (17.02%) Scrum
14 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.02%) XML
14 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
15 7 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (14.89%) Billing
15 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 11 (23.40%) IIS
2 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.64%) CMS
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (8.51%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.13%) Node.js
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (8.51%) DB2
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (6.38%) QlikView
6 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.13%) MySQL
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.13%) DTS
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (31.91%) Visual Studio
2 6 (12.77%) Subversion
3 5 (10.64%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) Selenium
4 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.26%) SoapUI
5 2 (4.26%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.13%) Hudson
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Billing
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (61.70%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
2 10 (21.28%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Test Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Business Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Configuration Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Development Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Build Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (70.21%) .NET
2 24 (51.06%) ASP.NET
3 16 (34.04%) WCF
4 15 (31.91%) jQuery
5 8 (17.02%) XML
6 7 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
7 6 (12.77%) HTML
7 6 (12.77%) Ajax
8 5 (10.64%) WPF
8 5 (10.64%) CSS
9 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (6.38%) Web Services
11 2 (4.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.13%) iSeries
2 1 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 17 (36.17%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Phone
3 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) UNIX
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 10 (21.28%) Web Development
4 8 (17.02%) Scrum
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.51%) ETL
7 4 (8.51%) DSDM
8 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.38%) Release Management
8 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (6.38%) BDD
8 3 (6.38%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (4.26%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.26%) DevOps
9 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.26%) MVVM
9 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (57.45%) C#
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 12 (25.53%) T-SQL
5 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.89%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.38%) Java
9 2 (4.26%) XAML
10 1 (2.13%) Perl
10 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 4 (8.51%) IBM
3 4 (8.51%) Sitecore
3 4 (8.51%) Open Text
4 1 (2.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) Telerik
4 1 (2.13%) Endeca
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) Coremetrics