The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 42 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.95% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.00% 2.04% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
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£338 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
100 49 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.65% 12.53% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 19 28
Average daily rate £338 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 10
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.26% -5.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cambridge region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
4 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 6 (46.15%) SQL
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) CSS
7 5 (38.46%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) Scrum
7 5 (38.46%) MSBuild
8 4 (30.77%) CSS3
8 4 (30.77%) jQuery
8 4 (30.77%) XML
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (23.08%) XAML
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
9 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
9 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
9 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 3 (23.08%) RESTful
9 3 (23.08%) WCF
9 3 (23.08%) WPF

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) SSDT
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) MSBuild
3 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 3 (23.08%) WiX
3 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (15.38%) NUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
4 2 (15.38%) NuGet
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Release Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Server Developer
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Build and Release Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) WPF
7 3 (23.08%) LINQ
8 2 (15.38%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
8 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Scrum
2 5 (38.46%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) XAML
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Red Gate