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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 79 109 103
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 46 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.84% 0.82% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.72% 7.77% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 17
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £320 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £425 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
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
222 296 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.87% 10.56% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 166 160
Median daily rate £425 £350 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -3.79%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +2 24 £419 +19.64% 1
Bracknell - 3 - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 70 (82.35%) C#
2 49 (57.65%) .NET
3 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
4 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (36.47%) Windows
6 29 (34.12%) CRM
6 29 (34.12%) Dynamics CRM
7 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
8 23 (27.06%) SharePoint
8 23 (27.06%) Scrum
8 23 (27.06%) Unit Testing
9 21 (24.71%) SQL
9 21 (24.71%) Visual Studio
10 20 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
11 19 (22.35%) MSBuild
12 17 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
13 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
13 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
14 14 (16.47%) NuGet
15 13 (15.29%) Build Automation
15 13 (15.29%) Artifactory
15 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
15 13 (15.29%) JIRA
16 12 (14.12%) DevOps
17 11 (12.94%) SDLC
17 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
18 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
18 10 (11.76%) Security Cleared

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 23 (27.06%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.06%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.18%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 29 (34.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Office 365
3 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) CTI
2 1 (1.18%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.18%) Firewall
2 1 (1.18%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.18%) Intranet
2 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.18%) LAN
2 1 (1.18%) VPN
2 1 (1.18%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) GIS
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.18%) OLAP
5 1 (1.18%) Power BI
5 1 (1.18%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Visual Studio
2 19 (22.35%) MSBuild
3 15 (17.65%) Jenkins
4 14 (16.47%) NuGet
5 13 (15.29%) Artifactory
5 13 (15.29%) Git (software)
5 13 (15.29%) JIRA
6 5 (5.88%) WiX
7 3 (3.53%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.35%) MSTest
8 2 (2.35%) Selenium
8 2 (2.35%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.35%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.71%) Local Government
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
3 2 (2.35%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) CRM Developer
3 13 (15.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 12 (14.12%) Consultant
5 10 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.59%) Build Engineer
7 8 (9.41%) CRM Consultant
8 7 (8.24%) Architect
9 6 (7.06%) Administrator
9 6 (7.06%) Analyst
9 6 (7.06%) Applications Developer
9 6 (7.06%) Senior Build Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.88%) .NET Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
10 5 (5.88%) Test Analyst
10 5 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.71%) C# Application Developer
11 4 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (57.65%) .NET
2 7 (8.24%) CSS
2 7 (8.24%) jQuery
2 7 (8.24%) REST
3 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
3 6 (7.06%) HTML
3 6 (7.06%) SOAP
3 6 (7.06%) Web Services
3 6 (7.06%) XML
4 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.88%) HTML5
5 4 (4.71%) WinForms
6 3 (3.53%) XSL
7 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (2.35%) Entity Framework
7 2 (2.35%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.35%) JSON
7 2 (2.35%) WPF
7 2 (2.35%) XSD
8 1 (1.18%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.88%) W3C
2 4 (4.71%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
4 1 (1.18%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 17 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (34.12%) CRM
3 23 (27.06%) Scrum
3 23 (27.06%) Unit Testing
4 20 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 13 (15.29%) Build Automation
7 12 (14.12%) DevOps
8 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.94%) SDLC
9 10 (11.76%) Contact Management
9 10 (11.76%) Workflow
10 9 (10.59%) Knowledge Management
10 9 (10.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (9.41%) ERP
11 8 (9.41%) Test Automation
12 7 (8.24%) MSF
12 7 (8.24%) Waterfall
12 7 (8.24%) Web Development
13 6 (7.06%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) C#
2 21 (24.71%) SQL
3 10 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 9 (10.59%) XAML
5 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.06%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.35%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 7 (8.24%) ISTQB
2 7 (8.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.35%) MCSD
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
2 1 (1.18%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 47 (55.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Capita
3 4 (4.71%) Infragistics
3 4 (4.71%) LANDesk
4 2 (2.35%) Apple
4 2 (2.35%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.18%) F5
5 1 (1.18%) Nintex
5 1 (1.18%) Perforce
5 1 (1.18%) Tableau
5 1 (1.18%) WSO2