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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 77 100 96
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 44 29 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.73% 1.07% 1.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.73% 10.98% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 22
Average daily rate £450 £413 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +48.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £341 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £444
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
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
223 264 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.78% 9.73% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 147 148
Average daily rate £400 £365 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +7.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 3
Average hourly rate £46.50 £80.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.05% +100.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.05 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £125.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 February 2016.

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 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
Reading +8 21 £463 +8.82% 9
Bracknell - 8 £475 - 2
Newbury +8 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 49 (80.33%) C#
2 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
3 32 (52.46%) .NET
4 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
5 28 (45.90%) Windows
6 25 (40.98%) SharePoint
7 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
8 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (32.79%) Dynamics CRM
9 20 (32.79%) CRM
10 19 (31.15%) SQL
11 18 (29.51%) Scrum
12 17 (27.87%) Data Modelling
12 17 (27.87%) Unit Testing
13 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
14 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
14 14 (22.95%) HTML
15 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
15 13 (21.31%) CSS
16 12 (19.67%) jQuery
16 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
17 11 (18.03%) HTML5
17 11 (18.03%) SDLC
17 11 (18.03%) Workflow
18 10 (16.39%) Degree
18 10 (16.39%) XML
19 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (14.75%) IIS
19 9 (14.75%) Contact Management
20 8 (13.11%) Knowledge Management

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 25 (40.98%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.75%) IIS
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.92%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) CTI
1 5 (8.20%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (49.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.28%) MySQL
5 2 (3.28%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) GIS
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.64%) OLAP
6 1 (1.64%) Power BI
6 1 (1.64%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) MSBuild
2 5 (8.20%) WiX
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
4 3 (4.92%) NuGet
4 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.28%) Selenium
5 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (6.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.64%) Games
2 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (54.10%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) CRM Developer
3 10 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 9 (14.75%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Consultant
6 5 (8.20%) Administrator
6 5 (8.20%) Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Automation Test Lead
7 4 (6.56%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.56%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (6.56%) Product Owner
7 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
7 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.56%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Junior Software Developer
8 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Architect
8 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (52.46%) .NET
2 14 (22.95%) HTML
3 13 (21.31%) CSS
4 12 (19.67%) jQuery
5 11 (18.03%) HTML5
6 10 (16.39%) XML
7 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET
8 7 (11.48%) XSL
8 7 (11.48%) XSLT
9 6 (9.84%) REST
9 6 (9.84%) SOAP
10 4 (6.56%) Ajax
10 4 (6.56%) Web Services
11 2 (3.28%) Gherkin
11 2 (3.28%) JSON
11 2 (3.28%) MDX
11 2 (3.28%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (3.28%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (3.28%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.20%) Social Media
1 5 (8.20%) W3C
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) CRM
3 18 (29.51%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) Data Modelling
4 17 (27.87%) Unit Testing
5 11 (18.03%) SDLC
5 11 (18.03%) Workflow
6 9 (14.75%) Contact Management
6 9 (14.75%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (13.11%) Knowledge Management
7 8 (13.11%) Test Automation
8 7 (11.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (9.84%) Product Management
9 6 (9.84%) Service Management
10 5 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.56%) MSF
11 4 (6.56%) Use Case
11 4 (6.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (80.33%) C#
2 19 (31.15%) SQL
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.67%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.20%) XAML
6 2 (3.28%) Apple Swift
6 2 (3.28%) C++
6 2 (3.28%) Java
6 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
6 2 (3.28%) PHP
6 2 (3.28%) Ruby
6 2 (3.28%) VB
6 2 (3.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.28%) MCSD
4 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 37 (60.66%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Capita
2 5 (8.20%) Nintex
3 4 (6.56%) LANDesk
4 2 (3.28%) Apple
4 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.64%) Perforce
5 1 (1.64%) Tableau
Berkshire
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