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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 101 95 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 26 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.99% 1.12% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.61% 12.18% 19.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 18
Average daily rate
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£353 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £263 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £444 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -16.66%
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
245 238 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.32% 9.21% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 138 78
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £46.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -13.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +4 5 £381 +38.63% 8
Windsor - - - -
Wokingham - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (62.50%) CSS
3 24 (60.00%) HTML
4 22 (55.00%) .NET
5 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
6 19 (47.50%) C#
7 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
8 16 (40.00%) SharePoint
9 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
9 15 (37.50%) User Experience
10 14 (35.00%) SQL
10 14 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (32.50%) Scrum
11 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
11 13 (32.50%) Node.js
12 12 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
12 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
13 11 (27.50%) MVC
13 11 (27.50%) ExpressJS
13 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
14 8 (20.00%) XML
15 7 (17.50%) jQuery
15 7 (17.50%) WCF
15 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
15 7 (17.50%) RESTful
16 6 (15.00%) DSDM
16 6 (15.00%) Oracle
16 6 (15.00%) VB.NET

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (32.50%) Node.js
3 12 (30.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (7.50%) CMS
5 3 (7.50%) LiveCycle
5 3 (7.50%) Lync
6 2 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.50%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) SMTP
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) DNS
2 1 (2.50%) S/MIME
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (42.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.50%) JIRA
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (7.50%) Selenium
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.50%) Moq
5 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.50%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.50%) CruiseControl
General
1 12 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Server Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Server Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Server Support
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Support
7 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) CSS
2 24 (60.00%) HTML
3 22 (55.00%) .NET
4 15 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (27.50%) ExpressJS
7 8 (20.00%) XML
8 7 (17.50%) WCF
8 7 (17.50%) jQuery
8 7 (17.50%) RESTful
9 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (7.50%) JSON
10 3 (7.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (7.50%) XSLT
10 3 (7.50%) SOAP
10 3 (7.50%) Web Services
10 3 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (7.50%) REST
11 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (5.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) User Experience
2 14 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (7.50%) Open Source
3 3 (7.50%) RIA
4 2 (5.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) Scrum
3 11 (27.50%) MVC
4 6 (15.00%) CMMI
4 6 (15.00%) DSDM
4 6 (15.00%) Kanban
5 4 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) Web Development
6 3 (7.50%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.50%) Validation
6 3 (7.50%) V-Model
6 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.50%) Service Management
8 1 (2.50%) ITIL
8 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (47.50%) C#
3 14 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Perl
6 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) ISEB
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) MCTS
2 1 (2.50%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Adobe
4 2 (5.00%) Open Text
4 2 (5.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Telerik