The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 101 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 24 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.91% 0.54% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.08% 6.44% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 9
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£438 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £399 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £50.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-16.83% -8.18%
Team Foundation Server
South East

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

Development Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
238 202 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.02% 8.32% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 98 131
Average daily rate £400 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +145.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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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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 -11 9 £450 +16.12% 5
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 28 (58.33%) C#
2 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 24 (50.00%) SQL
3 24 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
5 18 (37.50%) .NET
5 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (35.42%) WCF
6 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (31.25%) Scrum
8 12 (25.00%) XML
9 11 (22.92%) Windows
10 10 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (20.83%) WPF
11 9 (18.75%) System Testing
11 9 (18.75%) Capita
11 9 (18.75%) SOAP
11 9 (18.75%) Web Services
11 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
11 9 (18.75%) SoapUI
11 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 8 (16.67%) MSBuild
12 8 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
12 8 (16.67%) RESTful
12 8 (16.67%) XSD
12 8 (16.67%) RAD
12 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
12 8 (16.67%) Telerik
12 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 10 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.08%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Star Schema
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) SoapUI
2 8 (16.67%) MSBuild
2 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.42%) Fiddler
5 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) Subversion
6 2 (4.17%) TestComplete
6 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (4.17%) NuGet
7 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.08%) InstallShield
7 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.08%) WiX
7 1 (2.08%) Appium
7 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (4.17%) Retail
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Test Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Programmer
4 8 (16.67%) C# Programmer
5 7 (14.58%) Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
6 4 (8.33%) Release Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Build and Release Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) Tester
8 2 (4.17%) Junior
8 2 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) .NET
2 17 (35.42%) WCF
3 12 (25.00%) XML
4 10 (20.83%) WPF
5 9 (18.75%) SOAP
5 9 (18.75%) Web Services
5 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (16.67%) RESTful
6 8 (16.67%) XSD
7 6 (12.50%) CSS
8 5 (10.42%) HTML
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 2 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
10 2 (4.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (4.17%) XSLT
10 2 (4.17%) Ajax
10 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 8 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) AS400
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.08%) iSeries
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.92%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.08%) Windows Phone
3 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (31.25%) Scrum
4 9 (18.75%) System Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 8 (16.67%) RAD
6 7 (14.58%) TDD
6 7 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 6 (12.50%) BDD
8 5 (10.42%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.42%) MVC
9 4 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 3 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (6.25%) SDLC
11 2 (4.17%) ETL Development
11 2 (4.17%) System Integration Testing
11 2 (4.17%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) C#
2 24 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.58%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) VBScript
6 3 (6.25%) VB
6 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.17%) PHP
7 2 (4.17%) Ruby
8 1 (2.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.08%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) Tcl
8 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Capita
3 8 (16.67%) Telerik
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) Perforce
6 1 (2.08%) IBM
6 1 (2.08%) Endeca
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Coremetrics
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