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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 73 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 19 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.46% 2.64% 1.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.97% 26.05% 18.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 9
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£375 £365 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -14.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £262 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +39.53%
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
136 119 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 10.45% 10.12% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 70 44
Average daily rate £330 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.79% +1.85%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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 -19 15 £388 +1.97% 2
High Wycombe -2 3 £350 +42.85%
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 27 (69.23%) C#
2 25 (64.10%) .NET
3 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 23 (58.97%) WCF
5 21 (53.85%) MVC
6 19 (48.72%) Scrum
7 18 (46.15%) SQL
8 17 (43.59%) NUnit
8 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
9 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (38.46%) TDD
10 15 (38.46%) SOA
11 13 (33.33%) Web Services
12 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
12 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
13 11 (28.21%) jQuery
13 11 (28.21%) Entity Framework
14 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
14 10 (25.64%) OO
14 10 (25.64%) OOD
14 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
14 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (23.08%) XML
15 9 (23.08%) CMS
15 9 (23.08%) Kentico
16 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (20.51%) HTML
17 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
17 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
17 7 (17.95%) CSS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.08%) CMS
2 9 (23.08%) Kentico
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.56%) WordPress
4 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) WLAN
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
1 2 (5.13%) SNMP
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
1 2 (5.13%) DSL
1 2 (5.13%) Wireless
1 2 (5.13%) IPsec
1 2 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (43.59%) NUnit
2 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (17.95%) JIRA
4 6 (15.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
5 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.56%) MSTest
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.95%) C# Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Configuration Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Tableau Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Network Support
7 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (64.10%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) WCF
3 13 (33.33%) Web Services
4 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 11 (28.21%) jQuery
5 11 (28.21%) Entity Framework
6 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 9 (23.08%) XML
8 8 (20.51%) HTML
9 7 (17.95%) CSS
10 5 (12.82%) Ajax
10 5 (12.82%) AngularJS
10 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (10.26%) WPF
11 4 (10.26%) LINQ
11 4 (10.26%) XHTML
11 4 (10.26%) WinForms
11 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (7.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.13%) e-Health
3 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) Blog
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) MVC
2 19 (48.72%) Scrum
3 17 (43.59%) Automated Testing
4 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (38.46%) TDD
5 15 (38.46%) SOA
6 10 (25.64%) OO
6 10 (25.64%) OOD
7 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.82%) Release Management
8 5 (12.82%) Unit Testing
9 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
10 3 (7.69%) ETL
10 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.69%) Web Development
10 3 (7.69%) System Testing
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
10 3 (7.69%) Data Management
10 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) C#
2 18 (46.15%) SQL
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
4 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
5 2 (5.13%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) CCNP
1 2 (5.13%) CCNA
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (5.13%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Tableau
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco
4 2 (5.13%) CA
5 1 (2.56%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.56%) F5