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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 59 60 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 26 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.13% 2.01% 1.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.49% 26.51% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 6
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£375 £350 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £381 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +57.14%
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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 83 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.35% 7.59% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 51 78
Average daily rate £375 £345 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +10.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £307 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +1 23 £368 +5.00% 3
Aylesbury - - - - 1
Beaconsfield - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 40 (83.33%) C#
2 33 (68.75%) .NET
3 32 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (56.25%) Scrum
6 23 (47.92%) Oracle
7 22 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (45.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 21 (43.75%) Oracle Database
9 20 (41.67%) TDD
9 20 (41.67%) SQL
10 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
12 16 (33.33%) Selenium
12 16 (33.33%) WCF
12 16 (33.33%) OO
13 15 (31.25%) Automated Testing
13 15 (31.25%) NUnit
14 14 (29.17%) SOA
15 13 (27.08%) MVC
15 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
15 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (27.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 12 (25.00%) Finance
17 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
17 10 (20.83%) Windows
17 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
17 10 (20.83%) BDD
18 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 9 (18.75%) jQuery

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (27.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.08%) Apache
4 1 (2.08%) Content Management Server
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) Kentico
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 16 (33.33%) Selenium
3 15 (31.25%) NUnit
4 6 (12.50%) WebDriver
5 5 (10.42%) SoapUI
5 5 (10.42%) PhantomJS
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (6.25%) JMeter
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.08%) Subversion
7 1 (2.08%) Redmine
7 1 (2.08%) Moq
General
1 12 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Analyst
3 13 (27.08%) Test Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Test Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Agile Test Analyst
8 5 (10.42%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
9 3 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.17%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Web Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) .NET
2 22 (45.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
4 16 (33.33%) WCF
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
6 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (18.75%) jQuery
7 8 (16.67%) HTML
8 6 (12.50%) LINQ
8 6 (12.50%) CSS
8 6 (12.50%) XML
9 5 (10.42%) SOAP
9 5 (10.42%) Web Services
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (6.25%) XSL
11 3 (6.25%) Ajax
11 3 (6.25%) HTML5
12 2 (4.17%) WPF
13 1 (2.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.25%) CESG
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.08%) iPhone
5 1 (2.08%) Learning Management System
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Statistics
5 1 (2.08%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) UNIX
2 5 (10.42%) Windows NT
3 2 (4.17%) Windows CE
4 1 (2.08%) Android
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) Scrum
3 22 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (41.67%) TDD
5 16 (33.33%) OO
6 15 (31.25%) Automated Testing
7 14 (29.17%) SOA
8 13 (27.08%) MVC
9 10 (20.83%) Configuration Management
9 10 (20.83%) BDD
10 6 (12.50%) Web Development
11 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
11 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
12 3 (6.25%) Migration
12 3 (6.25%) Data Migration
12 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
13 2 (4.17%) User Stories
13 2 (4.17%) Automation Testing
13 2 (4.17%) Change Control
13 2 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (83.33%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) SQL
3 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.42%) VBScript
4 5 (10.42%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.17%) C
7 1 (2.08%) C++
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
7 1 (2.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) ISEB
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Oracle
2 18 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.42%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) Splunk
4 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £400 per day
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