The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 126 141 156
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 80 59 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.40% 1.03% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.97% 7.80% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 47
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.05% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
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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 City of London region.

Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
729 756 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.78% 13.18% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 588 611
Average daily rate £463 £438 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +9.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £562
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the City of London region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the City of London region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 89 (65.44%) .NET
2 82 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (58.82%) SQL Server
4 69 (50.74%) C#
5 56 (41.18%) SQL
6 55 (40.44%) Microsoft
7 43 (31.62%) ASP.NET
8 41 (30.15%) T-SQL
9 40 (29.41%) Finance
10 39 (28.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 37 (27.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (25.74%) WCF
13 33 (24.26%) .NET Framework
13 33 (24.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 33 (24.26%) Business Intelligence
13 33 (24.26%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (22.79%) Scrum
15 30 (22.06%) TDD
15 30 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (21.32%) MVC
16 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
16 29 (21.32%) Visual Studio
17 27 (19.85%) Web Services
18 25 (18.38%) HTML
18 25 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 22 (16.18%) jQuery
20 21 (15.44%) MS Excel
21 20 (14.71%) ETL
21 20 (14.71%) PowerShell
21 20 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 14 (10.29%) IIS
1 14 (10.29%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (9.56%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.15%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.41%) CMS
5 5 (3.68%) OpenStack
5 5 (3.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.94%) JBoss
7 3 (2.21%) MQSeries
8 2 (1.47%) Drupal
9 1 (0.74%) Confluence
9 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.74%) WMQI
Applications
1 21 (15.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS Project
3 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.74%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.74%) SMTP
1 1 (0.74%) HTTP
1 1 (0.74%) Internet
1 1 (0.74%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 39 (28.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (27.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (24.26%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (24.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 30 (22.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (18.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (8.82%) Relational Database
8 10 (7.35%) ProClarity
9 8 (5.88%) QlikView
9 8 (5.88%) SSDT
10 6 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (4.41%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (3.68%) RDBMS
11 5 (3.68%) OLAP
11 5 (3.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (2.94%) Data Mart
12 4 (2.94%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (2.94%) Star Schema
13 3 (2.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (21.32%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.82%) JIRA
3 7 (5.15%) NUnit
3 7 (5.15%) Cucumber
3 7 (5.15%) Jenkins
4 6 (4.41%) ReSharper
5 5 (3.68%) MSBuild
5 5 (3.68%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.68%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.68%) MSTest
6 4 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (2.94%) Mockito
6 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (2.94%) Selenium
6 4 (2.94%) Maven
6 4 (2.94%) JUnit
6 4 (2.94%) ClearCase
6 4 (2.94%) ERwin
7 3 (2.21%) CruiseControl
7 3 (2.21%) Subversion
General
1 40 (29.41%) Finance
2 13 (9.56%) Banking
3 10 (7.35%) Retail
4 6 (4.41%) Back Office
5 5 (3.68%) Front Office
6 2 (1.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Legal
7 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 96 (70.59%) Developer
2 24 (17.65%) SQL Developer
3 23 (16.91%) .NET Developer
4 16 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 16 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Developer
6 10 (7.35%) Analyst
6 10 (7.35%) ETL Developer
7 8 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (5.15%) Consultant
9 6 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.41%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.41%) AWS Developer
10 5 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) CRM Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.68%) Architect
11 4 (2.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (65.44%) .NET
2 43 (31.62%) ASP.NET
3 35 (25.74%) WCF
4 33 (24.26%) .NET Framework
5 27 (19.85%) Web Services
6 25 (18.38%) HTML
7 22 (16.18%) jQuery
8 20 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (13.97%) CSS
10 18 (13.24%) Entity Framework
11 17 (12.50%) XML
12 16 (11.76%) WinForms
13 13 (9.56%) LINQ
14 11 (8.09%) AngularJS
15 9 (6.62%) Ajax
15 9 (6.62%) WPF
16 8 (5.88%) JSON
17 6 (4.41%) MDX
17 6 (4.41%) HTML5
17 6 (4.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.15%) Derivative
3 6 (4.41%) Client/Server
3 6 (4.41%) Clustering
4 4 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (2.94%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.21%) Equities
5 3 (2.21%) Tandem
6 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.47%) EFT
6 2 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.47%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.47%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.74%) NHS
7 1 (0.74%) Replication
7 1 (0.74%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 18 (13.24%) Windows
2 7 (5.15%) Linux
3 3 (2.21%) UNIX
3 3 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.47%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (24.26%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (22.79%) Scrum
4 30 (22.06%) TDD
5 29 (21.32%) MVC
6 20 (14.71%) ETL
7 19 (13.97%) Unit Testing
8 18 (13.24%) Configuration Management
9 17 (12.50%) OO
10 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
10 16 (11.76%) BDD
11 15 (11.03%) Release Management
11 15 (11.03%) SOA
12 14 (10.29%) SDLC
13 13 (9.56%) Change Management
14 10 (7.35%) OOD
14 10 (7.35%) CRM
14 10 (7.35%) Web Development
14 10 (7.35%) DevOps
15 9 (6.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 69 (50.74%) C#
2 56 (41.18%) SQL
3 41 (30.15%) T-SQL
4 29 (21.32%) JavaScript
5 20 (14.71%) PowerShell
6 16 (11.76%) VB.NET
7 14 (10.29%) Java
8 8 (5.88%) VB
9 7 (5.15%) Python
10 6 (4.41%) VB6
11 3 (2.21%) Perl
12 2 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.47%) VBScript
12 2 (1.47%) Ruby
12 2 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.74%) C
13 1 (0.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.94%) Degree
2 3 (2.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.47%) MCSE
3 2 (1.47%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.74%) MCAD
4 1 (0.74%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.62%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.41%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.21%) GridGain
3 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.47%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (6.62%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.68%) Ansible
3 4 (2.94%) Puppet
4 3 (2.21%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.47%) BladeLogic
5 2 (1.47%) SCOM
5 2 (1.47%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 55 (40.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.35%) Cognos
3 7 (5.15%) IBM
3 7 (5.15%) Telerik
4 6 (4.41%) SAP
4 6 (4.41%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.68%) Perforce
5 5 (3.68%) VMware
5 5 (3.68%) DevExpress
6 4 (2.94%) HP
7 3 (2.21%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.21%) Twitter
8 2 (1.47%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.47%) Coverity
8 2 (1.47%) Akamai
8 2 (1.47%) Red Gate
8 2 (1.47%) Splunk
8 2 (1.47%) Pega
8 2 (1.47%) CA
8 2 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
City, London
Salt
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + immediate start
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £375.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Public Sector
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + expenses
Posted: 18 days ago