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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 97 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 26 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 0.99% 0.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.58% 10.23% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +39.53%
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
303 264 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.72% 9.70% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 160 101
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 9
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% +85.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.15 £21.95 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £125.00 £33.55 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

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
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 27 April 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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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 +10 22 £350 +12.00% 5
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 25 (47.17%) C#
3 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
4 21 (39.62%) .NET
4 21 (39.62%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) CSS
5 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
5 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
6 17 (32.08%) User Experience
6 17 (32.08%) SQL
7 15 (28.30%) RESTful
7 15 (28.30%) AngularJS
8 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
8 14 (26.42%) Scrum
9 12 (22.64%) WCF
9 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
9 12 (22.64%) Windows
9 12 (22.64%) Express
9 12 (22.64%) Node.js
9 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
10 11 (20.75%) Video Conferencing
10 11 (20.75%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
10 11 (20.75%) Retail
11 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (16.98%) SoapUI
12 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
12 9 (16.98%) XML
13 8 (15.09%) RIA

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
1 12 (22.64%) Node.js
2 11 (20.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
3 5 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.89%) CMS
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.89%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.98%) SoapUI
2 9 (16.98%) Visual Studio
3 7 (13.21%) MSBuild
4 5 (9.43%) Selenium
4 5 (9.43%) Fiddler
5 4 (7.55%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.77%) Subversion
6 2 (3.77%) NuGet
6 2 (3.77%) Artifactory
6 2 (3.77%) TestComplete
6 2 (3.77%) TeamCity
6 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.89%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.89%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.89%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 14 (26.42%) Telecoms
2 11 (20.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (16.98%) Analyst
3 9 (16.98%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Test Analyst
5 6 (11.32%) Programmer
5 6 (11.32%) C# Programmer
6 4 (7.55%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Field Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Test Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Build Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Integration Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior C# Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (39.62%) HTML
1 21 (39.62%) .NET
1 21 (39.62%) CSS
2 15 (28.30%) RESTful
2 15 (28.30%) AngularJS
3 12 (22.64%) Express
3 12 (22.64%) WCF
4 9 (16.98%) XML
5 6 (11.32%) SOAP
5 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
5 6 (11.32%) WPF
5 6 (11.32%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.43%) XSD
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.55%) XSLT
7 4 (7.55%) Web Services
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) XSL
9 2 (3.77%) Ajax
9 2 (3.77%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) User Experience
2 11 (20.75%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (15.09%) RIA
4 4 (7.55%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (7.55%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.89%) AS400
6 1 (1.89%) iSeries
6 1 (1.89%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
4 1 (1.89%) Android
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) Scrum
3 10 (18.87%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (13.21%) Test Scripting
4 7 (13.21%) Kanban
4 7 (13.21%) CMMI
5 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.32%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) System Testing
6 5 (9.43%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) RAD
8 3 (5.66%) ITIL
8 3 (5.66%) Service Management
8 3 (5.66%) TDD
8 3 (5.66%) Software Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Release Management
8 3 (5.66%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.66%) DevOps
8 3 (5.66%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) C#
2 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.08%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.43%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.66%) Perl
6 3 (5.66%) C++
6 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.77%) Ruby
7 2 (3.77%) PHP
7 2 (3.77%) VBScript
7 2 (3.77%) VB
8 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.66%) ISEB
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.66%) MCTS
2 3 (5.66%) MCITP
2 3 (5.66%) Degree
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.77%) HND
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Telerik
3 3 (5.66%) VMware
4 2 (3.77%) Capita
5 1 (1.89%) Endeca
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) Coremetrics
5 1 (1.89%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago