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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 78 91 104
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 40 27 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.70% 1.10% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 19.05% 10.93% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 13
Median daily rate £406 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £320 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.25%
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
210 247 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.92% 10.07% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 126 110
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.34% -2.01%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 22 £375 +7.14% 2
Bracknell -6 2 £438 -
Newbury - 1 £320 -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 64 (82.05%) C#
2 47 (60.26%) .NET
3 46 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
5 27 (34.62%) CRM
5 27 (34.62%) Dynamics CRM
6 24 (30.77%) SharePoint
7 23 (29.49%) SQL
8 21 (26.92%) Windows
9 20 (25.64%) Scrum
10 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
11 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
11 17 (21.79%) Waterfall
11 17 (21.79%) Build Automation
11 17 (21.79%) Jenkins
12 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (20.51%) Unit Testing
12 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
13 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
13 15 (19.23%) JIRA
13 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
14 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
14 14 (17.95%) MSBuild
15 13 (16.67%) Artifactory
15 13 (16.67%) NuGet
15 13 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
15 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 13 (16.67%) Data Modelling
16 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
16 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 24 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 2 (2.56%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) CMS
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (34.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.85%) Office 365
3 2 (2.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) CTI
2 4 (5.13%) Internet
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.28%) BIG-IP
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (24.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (21.79%) Jenkins
2 15 (19.23%) JIRA
2 15 (19.23%) Visual Studio
3 14 (17.95%) MSBuild
4 13 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 13 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (16.67%) NuGet
5 5 (6.41%) SpecFlow
6 4 (5.13%) Selenium
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (5.13%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.85%) Appium
7 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 3 (3.85%) MSTest
8 2 (2.56%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.28%) Hudson
9 1 (1.28%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.28%) TestRail
General
1 6 (7.69%) Finance
1 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.13%) Local Government
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Developer
2 11 (14.10%) .NET Developer
2 11 (14.10%) CRM Developer
3 10 (12.82%) C# Developer
4 9 (11.54%) Build Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Applications Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Consultant
5 8 (10.26%) Tester
6 7 (8.97%) Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) CRM Consultant
7 6 (7.69%) Senior Build Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
8 5 (6.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.41%) C# Application Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Selenium Tester
9 4 (5.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (60.26%) .NET
2 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
2 12 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.10%) SOAP
4 10 (12.82%) Web Services
5 8 (10.26%) REST
5 8 (10.26%) XML
6 6 (7.69%) Gherkin
6 6 (7.69%) WCF
7 5 (6.41%) Entity Framework
7 5 (6.41%) HTML
7 5 (6.41%) jQuery
7 5 (6.41%) JSON
7 5 (6.41%) RESTful
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (5.13%) CSS
8 4 (5.13%) Kendo UI
8 4 (5.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Driving Licence
3 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.92%) Windows
2 15 (19.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.62%) CRM
3 20 (25.64%) Scrum
4 17 (21.79%) Build Automation
4 17 (21.79%) Waterfall
5 16 (20.51%) Unit Testing
6 13 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 12 (15.38%) DevOps
8 11 (14.10%) Contact Management
8 11 (14.10%) MVC
8 11 (14.10%) SDLC
9 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (12.82%) TDD
10 9 (11.54%) ERP
10 9 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (10.26%) OO
11 8 (10.26%) Workflow
12 7 (8.97%) BDD
12 7 (8.97%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (82.05%) C#
2 23 (29.49%) SQL
3 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.54%) T-SQL
4 9 (11.54%) XAML
5 3 (3.85%) C
5 3 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.28%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) ISTQB
4 6 (7.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) SDET
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (55.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) HP
3 4 (5.13%) Capita
3 4 (5.13%) Infragistics
3 4 (5.13%) Serena
4 2 (2.56%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) F5
5 1 (1.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.28%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.28%) WSO2