The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 68 70 58
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.61% 1.52% 2.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.45% 14.06% 22.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 18 13
Average daily rate £330 £394 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.19% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £338 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £437 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
110 128 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.26% 10.82% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 74 54
Average daily rate £328 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £40.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.25%
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 Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Buckinghamshire region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Buckinghamshire region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 12 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
Milton Keynes -5 6 £330 -19.01%
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 11 (78.57%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) CSS
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 6 (42.86%) Intranet
5 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (35.71%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (21.43%) Selenium
8 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
9 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
9 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 2 (14.29%) ISEB
10 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (7.14%) CA

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Intranet
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) DSL
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) SNMP
2 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Manual Test Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNP
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) CA
3 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau