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 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 122 177 165
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 78 40 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.32% 0.55% 0.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.61% 4.75% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 29 43
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £298 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.50 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% +57.14%
Team Foundation Server
London

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
812 842 792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.77% 11.62% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 623 637 586
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £57.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.40% +67.64%
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 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 90 (63.38%) SQL Server
2 77 (54.23%) SQL
3 73 (51.41%) Microsoft
4 71 (50.00%) .NET
5 66 (46.48%) C#
6 41 (28.87%) Visual Studio
7 40 (28.17%) Finance
8 32 (22.54%) ASP.NET
8 32 (22.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 31 (21.83%) T-SQL
10 29 (20.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (20.42%) WCF
11 28 (19.72%) .NET Framework
11 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (19.01%) Windows
13 23 (16.20%) Web Services
13 23 (16.20%) TDD
14 22 (15.49%) Oracle
14 22 (15.49%) HTML
15 21 (14.79%) QA
15 21 (14.79%) Unit Testing
16 20 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (14.08%) XML
16 20 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (13.38%) SharePoint
17 19 (13.38%) JIRA
18 18 (12.68%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (12.68%) Banking
18 18 (12.68%) Scrum
18 18 (12.68%) ETL

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (13.38%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.86%) IIS
3 10 (7.04%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.34%) WebSphere
4 9 (6.34%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (6.34%) WebLogic
5 8 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (4.23%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (3.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.41%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.70%) CMS
9 1 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.23%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.41%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Cloud Computing
1 9 (6.34%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.52%) SaaS
3 5 (3.52%) PaaS
3 5 (3.52%) IaaS
4 4 (2.82%) GitHub
5 1 (0.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (63.38%) SQL Server
2 32 (22.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (20.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (14.08%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (6.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (6.34%) MySQL
8 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (3.52%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.82%) DTS
10 4 (2.82%) PerformancePoint
11 3 (2.11%) ProClarity
11 3 (2.11%) QlikView
12 2 (1.41%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.41%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.70%) DB2
13 1 (0.70%) OLAP
13 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (28.87%) Visual Studio
2 19 (13.38%) JIRA
3 17 (11.97%) TeamCity
4 16 (11.27%) Selenium
5 15 (10.56%) Subversion
6 13 (9.15%) NUnit
7 12 (8.45%) Git (software)
8 11 (7.75%) FitNesse
9 10 (7.04%) Jenkins
10 9 (6.34%) AnthillPro
10 9 (6.34%) Mercurial
10 9 (6.34%) Gerrit
10 9 (6.34%) Maven
10 9 (6.34%) Ant
11 6 (4.23%) MSTest
12 5 (3.52%) Rhino Mocks
12 5 (3.52%) Bugzilla
12 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 4 (2.82%) MSBuild
14 3 (2.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 40 (28.17%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Banking
3 9 (6.34%) Front Office
4 6 (4.23%) Back Office
5 5 (3.52%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.52%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.82%) Advertising
7 3 (2.11%) Retail
8 2 (1.41%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.70%) German Language
9 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.70%) Publishing
9 1 (0.70%) Automotive
9 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 67 (47.18%) Developer
2 27 (19.01%) .NET Developer
3 25 (17.61%) Analyst
4 18 (12.68%) Test Analyst
5 15 (10.56%) Senior Developer
6 9 (6.34%) C# Developer
7 8 (5.63%) Deployment Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (4.93%) Applications Support
8 7 (4.93%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (4.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.23%) DBA
9 6 (4.23%) SQL DBA
10 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.52%) BizTalk Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Senior BizTalk Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Architect
10 5 (3.52%) Administrator
10 5 (3.52%) Agile .NET Developer
10 5 (3.52%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (50.00%) .NET
2 32 (22.54%) ASP.NET
3 29 (20.42%) WCF
4 28 (19.72%) .NET Framework
5 23 (16.20%) Web Services
6 22 (15.49%) HTML
7 20 (14.08%) XML
8 15 (10.56%) CSS
9 11 (7.75%) WPF
10 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (7.04%) J2EE
11 9 (6.34%) WinForms
11 9 (6.34%) LINQ
12 7 (4.93%) jQuery
12 7 (4.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (4.93%) XSL
13 6 (4.23%) XSD
13 6 (4.23%) HTML5
14 5 (3.52%) Castle Windsor
14 5 (3.52%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Client/Server
2 9 (6.34%) N-Tier
3 8 (5.63%) Derivative
4 7 (4.93%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.52%) NHS
6 4 (2.82%) Mainframe
6 4 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (2.82%) Equities
6 4 (2.82%) IBM Mainframe
7 3 (2.11%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.41%) Clustering
8 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.70%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.70%) CESG
9 1 (0.70%) Tandem
9 1 (0.70%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.70%) AS400
9 1 (0.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.01%) Windows
2 11 (7.75%) UNIX
3 10 (7.04%) Linux
4 4 (2.82%) VMS
4 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.41%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (16.20%) TDD
3 21 (14.79%) Unit Testing
4 20 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (12.68%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (12.68%) Scrum
5 18 (12.68%) ETL
6 17 (11.97%) OO
7 16 (11.27%) SOA
7 16 (11.27%) MVC
8 14 (9.86%) Migration
9 12 (8.45%) OOD
9 12 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.45%) CRM
10 11 (7.75%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.04%) Change Management
11 10 (7.04%) Automation Testing
11 10 (7.04%) DevOps
12 9 (6.34%) OOP
12 9 (6.34%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 77 (54.23%) SQL
2 66 (46.48%) C#
3 31 (21.83%) T-SQL
4 17 (11.97%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.56%) Java
6 13 (9.15%) PowerShell
6 13 (9.15%) Python
7 12 (8.45%) PL/SQL
8 9 (6.34%) Bash Shell
9 5 (3.52%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.11%) VBA
10 3 (2.11%) C++
11 2 (1.41%) PHP
11 2 (1.41%) VBScript
11 2 (1.41%) VB
11 2 (1.41%) XAML
11 2 (1.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
12 1 (0.70%) Groovy
12 1 (0.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 11 (7.75%) Degree
2 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.52%) MCSE
4 4 (2.82%) ISEB
4 4 (2.82%) MCITP
5 3 (2.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.41%) MCSD
7 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) MCPD
7 1 (0.70%) MCP
7 1 (0.70%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.79%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (6.34%) vCloud
2 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.75%) Puppet
2 3 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.70%) AppManager
Vendors
1 73 (51.41%) Microsoft
2 22 (15.49%) Oracle
3 13 (9.15%) VMware
4 6 (4.23%) IBM
4 6 (4.23%) Telerik
5 5 (3.52%) DevExpress
6 3 (2.11%) Serena
6 3 (2.11%) Cognos
7 2 (1.41%) MKS
7 2 (1.41%) Syncfusion
7 2 (1.41%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.70%) Trayport
8 1 (0.70%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.70%) Vermilion
8 1 (0.70%) Advent
8 1 (0.70%) Avaloq
8 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.70%) Temenos
8 1 (0.70%) HP
8 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 26 days ago