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 2 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 132 141 158
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 61 63 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.13% 1.07% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.59% 7.97% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 48 40
Average daily rate
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£432 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £55.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-35.45% +70.54%
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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
636 790 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 11.76% 13.47% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 626 608
Average daily rate £450 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 7
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £42.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +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 2 June 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 2 June 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 81 (66.39%) .NET
2 77 (63.11%) SQL Server
3 69 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (51.64%) C#
5 54 (44.26%) SQL
6 49 (40.16%) Microsoft
7 43 (35.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (34.43%) ASP.NET
9 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
10 33 (27.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 33 (27.05%) .NET Framework
11 31 (25.41%) WCF
12 30 (24.59%) Finance
13 27 (22.13%) JavaScript
14 26 (21.31%) Visual Studio
14 26 (21.31%) TDD
14 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2012
15 25 (20.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 25 (20.49%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (20.49%) MVC
16 24 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 23 (18.85%) Scrum
18 22 (18.03%) HTML
19 21 (17.21%) Web Services
19 21 (17.21%) jQuery
20 20 (16.39%) ETL
20 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
21 19 (15.57%) PowerShell
21 19 (15.57%) Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 13 (10.66%) SharePoint
1 13 (10.66%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (9.84%) IIS
3 6 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.28%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.64%) Drupal
5 2 (1.64%) CMS
6 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.82%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.82%) MS Project
3 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (6.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.74%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.82%) SMTP
1 1 (0.82%) HTTP
1 1 (0.82%) Firewall
1 1 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (63.11%) SQL Server
2 43 (35.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (27.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (21.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 25 (20.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (20.49%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (19.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (7.38%) Relational Database
8 8 (6.56%) SSDT
9 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (5.74%) ProClarity
10 6 (4.92%) QlikView
11 5 (4.10%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (3.28%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (3.28%) Data Mart
12 4 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (3.28%) RDBMS
12 4 (3.28%) Star Schema
12 4 (3.28%) OLAP
13 2 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (21.31%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.66%) JIRA
3 8 (6.56%) ReSharper
3 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
4 7 (5.74%) MSTest
5 6 (4.92%) NUnit
6 5 (4.10%) SpecFlow
7 4 (3.28%) Selenium
7 4 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.46%) WiX
8 3 (2.46%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.46%) ERwin
8 3 (2.46%) FitNesse
8 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.64%) CruiseControl
9 2 (1.64%) Subversion
9 2 (1.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (24.59%) Finance
2 8 (6.56%) Banking
3 7 (5.74%) Retail
4 6 (4.92%) Front Office
5 3 (2.46%) Publishing
6 2 (1.64%) Back Office
6 2 (1.64%) Legal
7 1 (0.82%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (66.39%) Developer
2 23 (18.85%) .NET Developer
3 20 (16.39%) SQL Developer
4 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
4 12 (9.84%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.20%) SQL Server Developer
5 10 (8.20%) ETL Developer
6 9 (7.38%) Analyst
7 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (4.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.92%) Consultant
8 6 (4.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.10%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.10%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.10%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (4.10%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (4.10%) CRM Developer
10 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 4 (3.28%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (66.39%) .NET
2 42 (34.43%) ASP.NET
3 33 (27.05%) .NET Framework
4 31 (25.41%) WCF
5 22 (18.03%) HTML
6 21 (17.21%) Web Services
6 21 (17.21%) jQuery
7 19 (15.57%) Entity Framework
8 17 (13.93%) XML
8 17 (13.93%) CSS
9 16 (13.11%) LINQ
10 14 (11.48%) WinForms
10 14 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (9.84%) AngularJS
12 11 (9.02%) JSON
12 11 (9.02%) Ajax
12 11 (9.02%) WPF
13 8 (6.56%) Kendo UI
13 8 (6.56%) Razor View Engine
14 6 (4.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.56%) Derivative
2 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.92%) Clustering
4 5 (4.10%) Client/Server
4 5 (4.10%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.46%) Tandem
7 2 (1.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.64%) Equities
7 2 (1.64%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.64%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.82%) Kindle
8 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.82%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.82%) Replication
8 1 (0.82%) NHS
8 1 (0.82%) Economics
8 1 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.93%) Windows
2 7 (5.74%) Linux
3 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.46%) UNIX
4 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (56.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.31%) TDD
3 25 (20.49%) MVC
4 24 (19.67%) Business Intelligence
5 23 (18.85%) Scrum
6 20 (16.39%) ETL
7 18 (14.75%) OO
8 15 (12.30%) Unit Testing
8 15 (12.30%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (12.30%) Configuration Management
9 12 (9.84%) DevOps
10 10 (8.20%) Web Development
10 10 (8.20%) OOP
10 10 (8.20%) CRM
10 10 (8.20%) SDLC
11 9 (7.38%) OOD
11 9 (7.38%) SOA
11 9 (7.38%) Change Management
11 9 (7.38%) Release Management
12 8 (6.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 63 (51.64%) C#
2 54 (44.26%) SQL
3 41 (33.61%) T-SQL
4 27 (22.13%) JavaScript
5 19 (15.57%) PowerShell
6 14 (11.48%) VB.NET
7 8 (6.56%) VB
7 8 (6.56%) Java
8 6 (4.92%) VB6
8 6 (4.92%) Python
9 2 (1.64%) Ruby
9 2 (1.64%) XAML
9 2 (1.64%) C
9 2 (1.64%) C++
9 2 (1.64%) Perl
9 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.64%) VBScript
9 2 (1.64%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.64%) Degree
2 2 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (0.82%) MCAD
3 1 (0.82%) MCSD
3 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (4.10%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.64%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.28%) Ansible
3 2 (1.64%) SCOM
3 2 (1.64%) BladeLogic
3 2 (1.64%) CA LISA
3 2 (1.64%) Puppet
4 1 (0.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (40.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.38%) Telerik
3 7 (5.74%) Cognos
4 6 (4.92%) DevExpress
5 5 (4.10%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.10%) SAP
5 5 (4.10%) IBM
6 4 (3.28%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.28%) VMware
6 4 (3.28%) Perforce
7 3 (2.46%) Twitter
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle
8 2 (1.64%) Pega
8 2 (1.64%) Coverity
8 2 (1.64%) HP
8 2 (1.64%) CA
8 2 (1.64%) Unisys
8 2 (1.64%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.64%) Splunk
8 2 (1.64%) Akamai
City, London
LA International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £625 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: 15 days ago