The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 102 71 78
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 39 54 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.37% 2.23% 1.89%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.83% 16.93% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 43
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Team Foundation Server
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
360 319 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.68% 13.15% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 165 165
Average daily rate £400 £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 45
Average hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.91 £27.50 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £42.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East of England region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East of England region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +1 16 £525 +61.53% 4
Hertfordshire -3 7 £260 -36.96% 6
Suffolk -9 6 £419 +11.66% 1
Bedfordshire -30 3 £375 +74.41% 3
Norfolk +5 2 £300 +42.85% 5
Essex -5 2 £425 +41.66% 3
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 83 (82.18%) .NET
2 76 (75.25%) C#
3 65 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (40.59%) ASP.NET
4 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
5 39 (38.61%) Windows
6 38 (37.62%) TDD
7 36 (35.64%) Web Services
8 33 (32.67%) Git (software)
9 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
10 29 (28.71%) MVC
11 28 (27.72%) WCF
12 27 (26.73%) TeamCity
12 27 (26.73%) SQL
13 24 (23.76%) XML
14 23 (22.77%) E-Commerce
14 23 (22.77%) .NET Framework
15 22 (21.78%) HTML
16 21 (20.79%) Configuration Management
16 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (17.82%) Visual Studio
19 17 (16.83%) SOAP
19 17 (16.83%) Workflow
20 15 (14.85%) CRM
20 15 (14.85%) Dynamics CRM
21 14 (13.86%) jQuery
21 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
21 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (13.86%) Confluence
1 14 (13.86%) IIS
2 11 (10.89%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.93%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.97%) Node.js
4 3 (2.97%) CMS
5 2 (1.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.94%) DTS
4 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.94%) Couchbase
4 6 (5.94%) Relational Database
5 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (3.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.98%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.98%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.98%) SSDT
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.99%) OLAP
8 1 (0.99%) ROLAP
8 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (32.67%) Git (software)
2 27 (26.73%) TeamCity
3 18 (17.82%) Visual Studio
4 13 (12.87%) Artifactory
5 12 (11.88%) Jenkins
6 11 (10.89%) JIRA
6 11 (10.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (8.91%) Subversion
8 7 (6.93%) SpecFlow
8 7 (6.93%) FinalBuilder
9 5 (4.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (4.95%) CruiseControl
9 5 (4.95%) Log4Net
10 4 (3.96%) NUnit
11 3 (2.97%) NuGet
12 2 (1.98%) Maven
12 2 (1.98%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.98%) StyleCop
12 2 (1.98%) Gradle
12 2 (1.98%) Jasmine
General
1 12 (11.88%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Marketing
3 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.97%) Advertising
4 3 (2.97%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Retail
6 1 (0.99%) Front Office
6 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (63.37%) Developer
2 32 (31.68%) .NET Developer
3 23 (22.77%) C# Developer
4 22 (21.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Configuration Engineer
6 9 (8.91%) CRM Developer
7 7 (6.93%) BizTalk Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Lead Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Software Developer
8 6 (5.94%) Release Engineer
8 6 (5.94%) Software Configuration Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Build and Release Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (4.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (82.18%) .NET
2 41 (40.59%) ASP.NET
3 36 (35.64%) Web Services
4 28 (27.72%) WCF
5 24 (23.76%) XML
6 23 (22.77%) .NET Framework
7 22 (21.78%) HTML
8 18 (17.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (16.83%) SOAP
10 14 (13.86%) jQuery
11 12 (11.88%) CSS
12 11 (10.89%) MSMQ
13 9 (8.91%) HTML5
13 9 (8.91%) Reactive Extensions
13 9 (8.91%) Managed Extensibility Framework
14 8 (7.92%) WinForms
14 8 (7.92%) CSS3
15 7 (6.93%) REST
15 7 (6.93%) Ajax
16 6 (5.94%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.96%) Blog
3 2 (1.98%) CMDB
4 1 (0.99%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.99%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.99%) iPhone
4 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.99%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.99%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.99%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (38.61%) Windows
2 14 (13.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (11.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.99%) Android
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.99%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (64.36%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (37.62%) TDD
3 29 (28.71%) MVC
4 23 (22.77%) E-Commerce
5 21 (20.79%) Configuration Management
5 21 (20.79%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (16.83%) Workflow
7 15 (14.85%) CRM
8 12 (11.88%) OO
9 11 (10.89%) Data Modelling
9 11 (10.89%) BDD
10 9 (8.91%) MVVM
10 9 (8.91%) Automated Testing
10 9 (8.91%) Scrum
11 8 (7.92%) OOD
12 7 (6.93%) DevOps
12 7 (6.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.93%) SOA
13 6 (5.94%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.94%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 76 (75.25%) C#
2 27 (26.73%) SQL
3 14 (13.86%) PowerShell
3 14 (13.86%) JavaScript
4 12 (11.88%) VB
5 11 (10.89%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.93%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.94%) Java
8 5 (4.95%) VBScript
9 2 (1.98%) C
9 2 (1.98%) C++
10 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (7.92%) MCITP
4 4 (3.96%) MCP
5 3 (2.97%) ISEB
6 2 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.98%) PMP
6 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.99%) CBAP
7 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (13.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.94%) Puppet
3 5 (4.95%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.98%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 2 (1.98%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (40.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.96%) HP
3 3 (2.97%) Red Gate
4 2 (1.98%) Splunk
5 1 (0.99%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) SAP
5 1 (0.99%) JD Edwards
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