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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 123 128 174
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +46
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 88 67 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.52% 1.16% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.55% 8.47% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 56 42
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£438 £455 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £581 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.25 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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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
762 791 817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.19% 13.73% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 620 623 608
Average daily rate £450 £450 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +2.16%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 95 (64.63%) .NET
2 92 (62.59%) SQL Server
3 87 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (51.70%) C#
5 60 (40.82%) SQL
6 59 (40.14%) Microsoft
7 48 (32.65%) ASP.NET
8 47 (31.97%) Finance
9 44 (29.93%) T-SQL
10 43 (29.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 43 (29.25%) SQL Server 2008
11 40 (27.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 40 (27.21%) Data Warehouse
12 39 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
13 36 (24.49%) Scrum
14 34 (23.13%) WCF
14 34 (23.13%) SQL Server 2012
15 32 (21.77%) .NET Framework
15 32 (21.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 32 (21.77%) Web Services
16 30 (20.41%) TDD
16 30 (20.41%) MVC
17 29 (19.73%) JavaScript
18 28 (19.05%) HTML
19 27 (18.37%) Visual Studio
19 27 (18.37%) MS Excel
20 25 (17.01%) ETL
20 25 (17.01%) jQuery
21 24 (16.33%) Unit Testing
22 21 (14.29%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 16 (10.88%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
3 11 (7.48%) IIS
4 7 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.40%) JBoss
5 5 (3.40%) CMS
5 5 (3.40%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.04%) MQSeries
7 2 (1.36%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.36%) WMQI
7 2 (1.36%) Drupal
7 2 (1.36%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 27 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.40%) SMTP
2 4 (2.72%) FTP
3 1 (0.68%) HTTP
3 1 (0.68%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (62.59%) SQL Server
2 43 (29.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 43 (29.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (27.21%) Data Warehouse
3 40 (27.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 34 (23.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 32 (21.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (8.84%) Relational Database
7 10 (6.80%) RDBMS
7 10 (6.80%) ProClarity
8 9 (6.12%) QlikView
9 8 (5.44%) SSDT
10 7 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (4.08%) OLAP
12 5 (3.40%) Star Schema
12 5 (3.40%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (3.40%) Data Mart
12 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.20%) JIRA
3 10 (6.80%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.12%) NUnit
5 8 (5.44%) ReSharper
5 8 (5.44%) Cucumber
6 7 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (4.76%) Subversion
6 7 (4.76%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.76%) ClearCase
7 6 (4.08%) Maven
7 6 (4.08%) MSBuild
7 6 (4.08%) ERwin
8 5 (3.40%) SpecFlow
8 5 (3.40%) Mockito
8 5 (3.40%) CruiseControl
8 5 (3.40%) JUnit
9 4 (2.72%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.72%) Selenium
9 4 (2.72%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 47 (31.97%) Finance
2 18 (12.24%) Banking
3 10 (6.80%) Retail
4 8 (5.44%) Back Office
5 3 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Front Office
6 2 (1.36%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.36%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Publishing
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 108 (73.47%) Developer
2 29 (19.73%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.69%) SQL Developer
4 20 (13.61%) Senior Developer
5 15 (10.20%) SQL Server Developer
5 15 (10.20%) C# Developer
6 11 (7.48%) ETL Developer
6 11 (7.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 9 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (6.12%) Consultant
8 8 (5.44%) Analyst
8 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.08%) Architect
10 6 (4.08%) AWS Developer
11 5 (3.40%) Systems Developer
11 5 (3.40%) CRM Developer
11 5 (3.40%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (64.63%) .NET
2 48 (32.65%) ASP.NET
3 34 (23.13%) WCF
4 32 (21.77%) .NET Framework
4 32 (21.77%) Web Services
5 28 (19.05%) HTML
6 25 (17.01%) jQuery
7 20 (13.61%) Entity Framework
8 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (12.93%) CSS
9 16 (10.88%) XML
10 15 (10.20%) LINQ
11 14 (9.52%) WinForms
12 13 (8.84%) WPF
12 13 (8.84%) AngularJS
13 12 (8.16%) Ajax
14 10 (6.80%) JSON
14 10 (6.80%) HTML5
15 8 (5.44%) XSLT
15 8 (5.44%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.12%) Clustering
3 6 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.40%) Derivative
5 4 (2.72%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.04%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (2.04%) Equities
6 3 (2.04%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.36%) Tandem
7 2 (1.36%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.36%) EFT
7 2 (1.36%) NHS
7 2 (1.36%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.68%) Wiki
8 1 (0.68%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.61%) Windows
2 9 (6.12%) Linux
3 5 (3.40%) UNIX
3 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.36%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (26.53%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (24.49%) Scrum
4 30 (20.41%) MVC
4 30 (20.41%) TDD
5 25 (17.01%) ETL
6 24 (16.33%) Unit Testing
7 21 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 18 (12.24%) SOA
8 18 (12.24%) OO
8 18 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (12.24%) BDD
9 16 (10.88%) SDLC
10 15 (10.20%) Change Management
11 13 (8.84%) Release Management
12 12 (8.16%) Web Development
13 10 (6.80%) Test Automation
13 10 (6.80%) Continuous Delivery
14 9 (6.12%) DevOps
14 9 (6.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 76 (51.70%) C#
2 60 (40.82%) SQL
3 44 (29.93%) T-SQL
4 29 (19.73%) JavaScript
5 18 (12.24%) Java
6 16 (10.88%) VB.NET
6 16 (10.88%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.44%) VB
8 7 (4.76%) Python
9 6 (4.08%) VB6
10 4 (2.72%) Perl
11 3 (2.04%) C
12 2 (1.36%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.36%) VBScript
12 2 (1.36%) Ruby
12 2 (1.36%) XAML
12 2 (1.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.68%) ANSI SQL
13 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.68%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (2.72%) Degree
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.36%) MCSE
4 1 (0.68%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) MCAD
4 1 (0.68%) MCSD
4 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
2 4 (2.72%) GridGain
2 4 (2.72%) Docker
3 2 (1.36%) Varnish
3 2 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.08%) BladeLogic
3 5 (3.40%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (3.40%) Puppet
3 5 (3.40%) Ansible
4 2 (1.36%) CA LISA
4 2 (1.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 59 (40.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.80%) Cognos
2 10 (6.80%) Telerik
3 7 (4.76%) SAP
3 7 (4.76%) IBM
4 6 (4.08%) HP
5 5 (3.40%) Perforce
5 5 (3.40%) VMware
6 4 (2.72%) Oracle
7 3 (2.04%) Serena
7 3 (2.04%) DevExpress
7 3 (2.04%) Twitter
8 2 (1.36%) Splunk
8 2 (1.36%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.36%) Coverity
8 2 (1.36%) Akamai
8 2 (1.36%) Pega
8 2 (1.36%) Sybase
8 2 (1.36%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.36%) Unisys
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Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £1000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £850 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago