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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 68 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.11% 0.69% 0.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.21% 10.94% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £41.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +17.85%
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
106 64 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.41% 6.29% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 42 50
Average daily rate £375 £335 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £224 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +4 12 £400 - 1
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) C#
3 21 (65.63%) .NET
4 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
4 17 (53.13%) Scrum
5 16 (50.00%) Oracle
6 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
7 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (37.50%) TDD
8 11 (34.38%) Selenium
9 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 10 (31.25%) SQL
10 9 (28.13%) MVC
10 9 (28.13%) NUnit
10 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
11 8 (25.00%) WCF
11 8 (25.00%) Finance
11 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
12 7 (21.88%) SOA
12 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (18.75%) Automotive
13 6 (18.75%) ISEB
13 6 (18.75%) Windows
13 6 (18.75%) OO
14 5 (15.63%) Windows NT
14 5 (15.63%) N-Tier

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.25%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.13%) Content Management Server
3 1 (3.13%) Kentico
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (53.13%) Visual Studio
2 11 (34.38%) Selenium
3 9 (28.13%) NUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.13%) Moq
5 1 (3.13%) Redmine
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Lead Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Web Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Web Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 12 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
4 8 (25.00%) WCF
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (9.38%) HTML5
9 2 (6.25%) LINQ
9 2 (6.25%) CSS
9 2 (6.25%) XML
9 2 (6.25%) Ajax
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.13%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (3.13%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) N-Tier
2 4 (12.50%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) VLE
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Learning Management System
5 1 (3.13%) User Experience
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows NT
2 5 (15.63%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (53.13%) Scrum
3 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
5 7 (21.88%) SOA
6 6 (18.75%) OO
7 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
7 5 (15.63%) Web Development
7 5 (15.63%) Coaching
8 4 (12.50%) BDD
9 3 (9.38%) User Stories
9 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.25%) System Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Kanban
10 2 (6.25%) Change Control
10 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) VBScript
3 5 (15.63%) Java
4 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.13%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.13%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) C++
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Oracle
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk