The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 City of London 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 134 155 175
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +20
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 60 63 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.05% 0.89% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.09% 7.75% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 49 40
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £24.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+108.16% -36.36%
Development Applications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
742 813 775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.04% 11.52% 10.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 616 602
Average daily rate £450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £573 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +26.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
London

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 2014, 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 78 (60.94%) SQL Server
2 72 (56.25%) .NET
3 63 (49.22%) SQL
4 60 (46.88%) Microsoft
5 59 (46.09%) C#
6 41 (32.03%) Visual Studio
7 40 (31.25%) Finance
8 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
9 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (23.44%) WCF
11 27 (21.09%) Windows
12 25 (19.53%) SharePoint
12 25 (19.53%) TDD
12 25 (19.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 24 (18.75%) .NET Framework
13 24 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (17.19%) Unit Testing
14 22 (17.19%) T-SQL
15 21 (16.41%) Web Services
15 21 (16.41%) Oracle
16 20 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (15.63%) OO
16 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 19 (14.84%) JIRA
18 18 (14.06%) SOA
18 18 (14.06%) XML
18 18 (14.06%) JavaScript
19 17 (13.28%) QA
19 17 (13.28%) TeamCity

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 25 (19.53%) SharePoint
2 14 (10.94%) IIS
3 12 (9.38%) WebLogic
4 11 (8.59%) Tomcat
4 11 (8.59%) WebSphere
5 10 (7.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (7.03%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (5.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.56%) CMS
9 2 (1.56%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.56%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.56%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (8.59%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.91%) SaaS
3 5 (3.91%) PaaS
3 5 (3.91%) IaaS
4 1 (0.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (60.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (19.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (10.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (8.59%) MySQL
6 9 (7.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (4.69%) QlikView
9 5 (3.91%) PerformancePoint
10 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (3.13%) Oracle Database
11 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.78%) SSDT
12 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.78%) DTS
12 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.78%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 41 (32.03%) Visual Studio
2 19 (14.84%) JIRA
3 17 (13.28%) TeamCity
4 15 (11.72%) Git (software)
4 15 (11.72%) Subversion
4 15 (11.72%) Jenkins
5 13 (10.16%) Maven
5 13 (10.16%) NUnit
5 13 (10.16%) Selenium
6 11 (8.59%) AnthillPro
6 11 (8.59%) Mercurial
6 11 (8.59%) Gerrit
6 11 (8.59%) Ant
7 7 (5.47%) FitNesse
8 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (3.91%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (3.91%) Bugzilla
10 3 (2.34%) CruiseControl
10 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.34%) MSBuild
General
1 40 (31.25%) Finance
2 16 (12.50%) Banking
3 8 (6.25%) Front Office
4 5 (3.91%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.13%) Back Office
6 3 (2.34%) Retail
7 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.56%) Advertising
7 2 (1.56%) Marketing
8 1 (0.78%) German Language
8 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (52.34%) Developer
2 25 (19.53%) .NET Developer
3 20 (15.63%) Analyst
4 18 (14.06%) Test Analyst
5 16 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.81%) Deployment Manager
7 9 (7.03%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (4.69%) SharePoint Developer
9 6 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.91%) BizTalk Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior BizTalk Developer
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Test Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.91%) Consultant
10 5 (3.91%) Architect
10 5 (3.91%) Tester
11 4 (3.13%) Applications Support
11 4 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (56.25%) .NET
2 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET
3 30 (23.44%) WCF
4 24 (18.75%) .NET Framework
5 21 (16.41%) Web Services
6 18 (14.06%) XML
7 16 (12.50%) HTML
8 12 (9.38%) J2EE
9 11 (8.59%) CSS
9 11 (8.59%) WPF
9 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (6.25%) WinForms
11 7 (5.47%) MDX
12 6 (4.69%) LINQ
12 6 (4.69%) jQuery
12 6 (4.69%) HTML5
12 6 (4.69%) SOAP
12 6 (4.69%) XSD
12 6 (4.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Client/Server
2 6 (4.69%) N-Tier
2 6 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.91%) Derivative
4 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.34%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (2.34%) Equities
6 2 (1.56%) NHS
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.78%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.78%) Replication
7 1 (0.78%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.78%) CESG
7 1 (0.78%) Tandem
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 27 (21.09%) Windows
2 15 (11.72%) UNIX
3 12 (9.38%) Linux
4 4 (3.13%) VMS
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.56%) Debian
5 2 (1.56%) Android
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (19.53%) TDD
3 24 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (17.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (17.19%) Unit Testing
5 20 (15.63%) OO
6 18 (14.06%) SOA
7 16 (12.50%) ETL
7 16 (12.50%) Scrum
8 15 (11.72%) MVC
9 13 (10.16%) OOD
9 13 (10.16%) CRM
10 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.59%) Migration
11 10 (7.81%) Data Modelling
12 9 (7.03%) System Testing
12 9 (7.03%) DevOps
13 8 (6.25%) Refactoring
13 8 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
13 8 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (49.22%) SQL
2 59 (46.09%) C#
3 22 (17.19%) T-SQL
4 18 (14.06%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.94%) Java
6 12 (9.38%) PL/SQL
7 11 (8.59%) Python
7 11 (8.59%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.47%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.34%) VBA
10 3 (2.34%) C++
11 2 (1.56%) C
11 2 (1.56%) RPG
11 2 (1.56%) PHP
11 2 (1.56%) VBScript
11 2 (1.56%) VB
11 2 (1.56%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.78%) Ruby
12 1 (0.78%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (7.03%) Degree
2 5 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.56%) MCP
3 2 (1.56%) MCSD
3 2 (1.56%) MCSE
3 2 (1.56%) ISEB
3 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) MCAD
4 1 (0.78%) MCITP
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.78%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.28%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) vCloud
2 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) Puppet
2 4 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) AppManager
Vendors
1 60 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.41%) Oracle
3 14 (10.94%) VMware
4 6 (4.69%) Telerik
5 4 (3.13%) MKS
6 3 (2.34%) IBM
6 3 (2.34%) DevExpress
7 2 (1.56%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.56%) Syncfusion
7 2 (1.56%) Serena
7 2 (1.56%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.78%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.78%) Trayport
8 1 (0.78%) Cognos
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.78%) NetIQ
8 1 (0.78%) Charles River
8 1 (0.78%) OpenLink
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