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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 75 78 54
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.38% 1.46% 2.70%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.13% 13.77% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 15
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Buckinghamshire region.

Development Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
78 138 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.35% 10.62% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 78 67
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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 -6 3 £400 -0.31% 1
High Wycombe +1 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 8 (80.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (40.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) ISEB
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
5 2 (20.00%) WPF
5 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) F#
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (10.00%) QA
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Selenium
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Test Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) HTML5
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (10.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) F#
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) SAP