The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 43 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.62% 0.55% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.55% 3.64% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
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 Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
106 55 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.50% 15.11% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 23 40
Average daily rate £363 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 7
Average hourly rate £57.50 £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.92% -18.75%
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 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 29 August 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 6 (46.15%) Scrum
7 5 (38.46%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) HTML
7 5 (38.46%) jQuery
7 5 (38.46%) MSBuild
8 4 (30.77%) LINQ
8 4 (30.77%) CSS
8 4 (30.77%) CSS3
9 3 (23.08%) WiX
9 3 (23.08%) Red Gate
9 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (23.08%) XML
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (23.08%) XAML
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) WCF
9 3 (23.08%) WPF
9 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
9 3 (23.08%) PowerShell

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (15.38%) SSDT
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) MSBuild
3 3 (23.08%) WiX
3 3 (23.08%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
3 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (15.38%) Jasmine
4 2 (15.38%) NuGet
4 2 (15.38%) Gradle
4 2 (15.38%) Artifactory
4 2 (15.38%) NUnit
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
1 10 (76.92%) .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Build and Release Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Release Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior SQL 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%) HTML
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
6 4 (30.77%) LINQ
6 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 4 (30.77%) CSS3
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) WCF
7 3 (23.08%) WPF
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 2 (15.38%) HTML5
8 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (15.38%) Kendo UI
8 2 (15.38%) AutoMapper
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
3 5 (38.46%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Multithreading
5 2 (15.38%) Release Management
5 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 2 (15.38%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) DSDM
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) XAML
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Java
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Red Gate