The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 70 50 60
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.71% 2.75% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.08% 14.84% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +3.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £50.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-16.83% -8.18%
Team Foundation Server
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
147 155 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 17.29% 18.54% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 86 31
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £230 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £30.00 £22.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +3.56%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Cambridge -4 4 £250 -25.92%
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
4 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) WF
4 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
4 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) ANTLR
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Test Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) WCF
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) WF
2 3 (42.86%) ADO.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 1 (14.29%) AppFabric
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Manual Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft