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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 81 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.56% 1.07% 1.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.86% 13.75% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 10
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £404 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £28.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+37.77% -19.64%
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
102 80 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.13% 7.80% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 36
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £20.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 November 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
Milton Keynes -21 6 £450 +12.50%
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) C#
2 22 (66.67%) .NET
3 17 (51.52%) Oracle
4 16 (48.48%) Scrum
5 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
5 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database
6 14 (42.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 14 (42.42%) Selenium
7 11 (33.33%) WCF
7 11 (33.33%) SQL
8 10 (30.30%) TDD
8 10 (30.30%) NUnit
8 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
9 9 (27.27%) MVC
9 9 (27.27%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
10 8 (24.24%) SOA
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
11 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
12 6 (18.18%) ISEB
12 6 (18.18%) Automotive
12 6 (18.18%) Windows
12 6 (18.18%) jQuery
13 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (15.15%) QA
13 5 (15.15%) UNIX

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 5 (15.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.06%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 14 (42.42%) Selenium
3 10 (30.30%) NUnit
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) Moq
5 1 (3.03%) Redmine
5 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Test Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Test Analyst
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (6.06%) Web Development Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Web Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) .NET
2 14 (42.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 11 (33.33%) WCF
4 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) jQuery
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (15.15%) HTML
8 4 (12.12%) HTML5
9 3 (9.09%) XML
10 2 (6.06%) CSS
10 2 (6.06%) Web Services
10 2 (6.06%) Ajax
10 2 (6.06%) LINQ
11 1 (3.03%) WPF
11 1 (3.03%) NHibernate
11 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 1 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.09%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) CMDB
3 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) VLE
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Windows NT
3 1 (3.03%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (75.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (48.48%) Scrum
3 10 (30.30%) TDD
3 10 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (27.27%) MVC
5 8 (24.24%) SOA
5 8 (24.24%) Automated Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.15%) Web Development
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) BDD
8 4 (12.12%) Coaching
9 3 (9.09%) Release Management
9 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.09%) User Stories
10 2 (6.06%) Change Control
10 2 (6.06%) Kanban
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) VBScript
3 5 (15.15%) VB.NET
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) VBA
6 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) Oracle
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat