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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 134 148 151
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 61 66 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.12% 1.05% 0.82%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.76% 8.02% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 53 37
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £545 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +39.53%
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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
696 823 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.82% 13.08% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 633 622
Average daily rate £425 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £45.00 £47.50 £56.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.37 £47.50 £49.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £47.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £38.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.85%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 79 (66.95%) .NET
2 65 (55.08%) SQL Server
2 65 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (50.85%) C#
4 57 (48.31%) SQL
5 46 (38.98%) Microsoft
6 38 (32.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (31.36%) ASP.NET
8 33 (27.97%) WCF
9 32 (27.12%) T-SQL
10 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
11 29 (24.58%) Visual Studio
11 29 (24.58%) .NET Framework
11 29 (24.58%) jQuery
12 28 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (23.73%) Finance
13 26 (22.03%) TDD
14 25 (21.19%) MVC
15 24 (20.34%) HTML
16 22 (18.64%) CSS
16 22 (18.64%) Scrum
17 21 (17.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (16.95%) Web Services
18 20 (16.95%) Windows
18 20 (16.95%) SQL Server 2012
19 19 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
20 18 (15.25%) ETL
21 17 (14.41%) OO
21 17 (14.41%) XML
21 17 (14.41%) PowerShell

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.02%) IIS
3 9 (7.63%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.24%) CMS
5 5 (4.24%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.39%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.54%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.69%) JBoss
8 2 (1.69%) Apache
9 1 (0.85%) Confluence
9 1 (0.85%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.85%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.85%) Drupal
9 1 (0.85%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.69%) Internet
2 1 (0.85%) Firewall
2 1 (0.85%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (55.08%) SQL Server
2 38 (32.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (23.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (17.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 20 (16.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (12.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (10.17%) SSDT
9 11 (9.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (4.24%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.24%) QlikView
11 4 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.69%) DTS
12 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.85%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.85%) Star Schema
13 1 (0.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 29 (24.58%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.78%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.78%) SpecFlow
3 7 (5.93%) JIRA
3 7 (5.93%) ReSharper
4 6 (5.08%) MSTest
5 4 (3.39%) Subversion
5 4 (3.39%) NUnit
5 4 (3.39%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.54%) WiX
6 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (2.54%) JMeter
6 3 (2.54%) Ant
6 3 (2.54%) Maven
6 3 (2.54%) Selenium
7 2 (1.69%) CruiseControl
7 2 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 28 (23.73%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Banking
3 6 (5.08%) Front Office
4 4 (3.39%) Legal
5 2 (1.69%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.69%) Retail
5 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (61.02%) Developer
2 22 (18.64%) .NET Developer
3 11 (9.32%) C# Developer
3 11 (9.32%) ETL Developer
4 9 (7.63%) Analyst
5 7 (5.93%) Senior Developer
5 7 (5.93%) SQL Developer
6 6 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (5.08%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (5.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (4.24%) CRM Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Programmer
7 5 (4.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (3.39%) UI Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.39%) Architect
8 4 (3.39%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (66.95%) .NET
2 37 (31.36%) ASP.NET
3 33 (27.97%) WCF
4 29 (24.58%) .NET Framework
4 29 (24.58%) jQuery
5 24 (20.34%) HTML
6 22 (18.64%) CSS
7 20 (16.95%) Web Services
8 17 (14.41%) XML
9 16 (13.56%) Entity Framework
10 13 (11.02%) LINQ
10 13 (11.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (9.32%) AngularJS
11 11 (9.32%) JSON
11 11 (9.32%) Ajax
11 11 (9.32%) WinForms
12 9 (7.63%) WPF
13 7 (5.93%) Razor View Engine
13 7 (5.93%) Kendo UI
14 5 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (5.93%) Clustering
2 6 (5.08%) Derivative
3 5 (4.24%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (3.39%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.54%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.69%) Replication
6 2 (1.69%) Tandem
6 2 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.69%) NHS
6 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.69%) iPad
7 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.85%) Kindle
7 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (16.95%) Windows
2 7 (5.93%) UNIX
3 5 (4.24%) Linux
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (55.08%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (22.03%) TDD
3 25 (21.19%) MVC
4 22 (18.64%) Scrum
5 19 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (15.25%) ETL
7 17 (14.41%) OO
8 15 (12.71%) Unit Testing
9 14 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (10.17%) BDD
11 11 (9.32%) DevOps
12 10 (8.47%) CRM
12 10 (8.47%) Change Management
13 9 (7.63%) OOP
13 9 (7.63%) Web Development
14 8 (6.78%) OOD
14 8 (6.78%) SOA
14 8 (6.78%) Project Management
14 8 (6.78%) Configuration Management
14 8 (6.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 60 (50.85%) C#
2 57 (48.31%) SQL
3 32 (27.12%) T-SQL
4 30 (25.42%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.41%) PowerShell
6 9 (7.63%) VB
7 8 (6.78%) VB.NET
8 7 (5.93%) Java
9 6 (5.08%) VB6
10 4 (3.39%) Python
11 3 (2.54%) Perl
11 3 (2.54%) Ruby
12 2 (1.69%) Groovy
12 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.69%) C++
12 2 (1.69%) C
12 2 (1.69%) XAML
12 2 (1.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.85%) R
13 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (2.54%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.69%) MCSE
2 2 (1.69%) ISEB
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
2 1 (0.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.85%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) Varnish
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.54%) Ansible
3 2 (1.69%) BladeLogic
4 1 (0.85%) Puppet
4 1 (0.85%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.85%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (38.98%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.63%) Telerik
3 6 (5.08%) DevExpress
4 4 (3.39%) Atlassian
4 4 (3.39%) Business Objects
4 4 (3.39%) SAP
4 4 (3.39%) Oracle
4 4 (3.39%) IBM
5 3 (2.54%) VMware
5 3 (2.54%) Perforce
6 2 (1.69%) Serena
6 2 (1.69%) Unisys
6 2 (1.69%) CA
6 2 (1.69%) Twitter
7 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.85%) Coverity
7 1 (0.85%) Splunk
7 1 (0.85%) Tableau
7 1 (0.85%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.85%) Akamai
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