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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 69 57 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 29 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 2.36% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.82% 24.17% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 9
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£375 £373 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -12.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £299 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £387 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £53.75 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-33.95% +66.66%
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
117 120 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.73% 9.75% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 40
Average daily rate £325 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -

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 22 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 22 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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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 -11 13 £375 -1.31% 5
High Wycombe -2 1 £350 +42.85%
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 25 (71.43%) C#
2 22 (62.86%) .NET
3 21 (60.00%) MVC
4 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 19 (54.29%) WCF
6 18 (51.43%) Scrum
7 16 (45.71%) SQL
8 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (42.86%) TDD
9 14 (40.00%) NUnit
9 14 (40.00%) Automated Testing
10 12 (34.29%) Web Services
10 12 (34.29%) SOA
10 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
11 10 (28.57%) OOD
11 10 (28.57%) OO
11 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
11 10 (28.57%) jQuery
11 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (25.71%) Kentico
12 9 (25.71%) CMS
13 8 (22.86%) XML
13 8 (22.86%) Entity Framework
13 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
14 7 (20.00%) JIRA
14 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 7 (20.00%) CSS
14 7 (20.00%) HTML

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (34.29%) SharePoint
2 9 (25.71%) Kentico
2 9 (25.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
3 1 (2.86%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.86%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) WLAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
1 2 (5.71%) SNMP
1 2 (5.71%) VPN
1 2 (5.71%) DSL
1 2 (5.71%) Wireless
1 2 (5.71%) IPsec
1 2 (5.71%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) NUnit
2 10 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 7 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (8.57%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
5 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.86%) MSTest
5 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Tableau Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Support
7 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) WCF
3 12 (34.29%) Web Services
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 10 (28.57%) jQuery
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (22.86%) XML
5 8 (22.86%) Entity Framework
5 8 (22.86%) .NET Framework
6 7 (20.00%) CSS
6 7 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.29%) Ajax
8 4 (11.43%) WPF
8 4 (11.43%) LINQ
8 4 (11.43%) XHTML
8 4 (11.43%) WinForms
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.57%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) e-Health
3 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) Blog
4 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) MVC
2 18 (51.43%) Scrum
3 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (42.86%) TDD
4 14 (40.00%) Automated Testing
5 12 (34.29%) SOA
6 10 (28.57%) OOD
6 10 (28.57%) OO
7 7 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Data Management
9 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (8.57%) ETL
9 3 (8.57%) System Testing
9 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
9 3 (8.57%) Data Analysis
9 3 (8.57%) Web Development
9 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
9 3 (8.57%) Data Visualisation
10 2 (5.71%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C#
2 16 (45.71%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) CCNP
1 2 (5.71%) CCNA
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (5.71%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Tableau
3 2 (5.71%) CA
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.86%) F5