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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 89 87 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +30
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 59 37 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.95% 1.56% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.50% 13.96% 6.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 18
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£425 £380 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% -13.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £219 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £455 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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
407 265 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.43% 11.19% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 129 180
Average daily rate £400 £338 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 40
Average hourly rate £47.00 £38.75 £37.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.29% +4.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £22.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Bedfordshire -3 20 £450 +89.47% 3
Cambridgeshire +11 16 £325 -13.33% 5
Suffolk 0 8 £420 +5.00% 2
Hertfordshire -22 7 £550 +10.00% 5
Essex -7 4 - - 3
Norfolk -12 3 £453 +119.39%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 115 (88.46%) .NET
2 70 (53.85%) C#
2 70 (53.85%) Windows
2 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 65 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 63 (48.46%) TeamCity
5 61 (46.92%) SQL
6 58 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (40.77%) Visual Studio
8 52 (40.00%) Configuration Management
8 52 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 50 (38.46%) .NET Framework
10 45 (34.62%) Artifactory
11 44 (33.85%) ASP.NET
12 42 (32.31%) Automated Testing
13 40 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy
14 38 (29.23%) Release Management
15 37 (28.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
17 35 (26.92%) NuGet
18 34 (26.15%) SSDT
18 34 (26.15%) MSBuild
19 33 (25.38%) MVC
19 33 (25.38%) Automation Testing
20 32 (24.62%) Maven
20 32 (24.62%) TDD
20 32 (24.62%) Red Gate
20 32 (24.62%) Gradle
21 31 (23.85%) Web Services
22 26 (20.00%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 17 (13.08%) IIS
2 15 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 14 (10.77%) Confluence
4 3 (2.31%) Node.js
4 3 (2.31%) CMS
5 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 18 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Project
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
2 2 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (13.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) Intranet
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (27.69%) SQL Server
2 34 (26.15%) SSDT
3 21 (16.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.85%) Couchbase
6 4 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.08%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.31%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.77%) DTS
Development Applications
1 65 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 63 (48.46%) TeamCity
3 53 (40.77%) Visual Studio
4 45 (34.62%) Artifactory
5 40 (30.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 35 (26.92%) NuGet
7 34 (26.15%) MSBuild
8 32 (24.62%) Maven
8 32 (24.62%) Gradle
9 12 (9.23%) JIRA
10 9 (6.92%) Jenkins
11 7 (5.38%) FinalBuilder
11 7 (5.38%) Subversion
12 6 (4.62%) Log4Net
12 6 (4.62%) SpecFlow
13 4 (3.08%) NUnit
14 3 (2.31%) WiX
14 3 (2.31%) CruiseControl
15 2 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (6.92%) Finance
2 6 (4.62%) Marketing
3 3 (2.31%) Legal
4 2 (1.54%) Retail
5 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.77%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (42.31%) Developer
2 37 (28.46%) Release Engineer
3 36 (27.69%) Build and Release Engineer
4 34 (26.15%) Build Engineer
5 26 (20.00%) .NET Developer
6 19 (14.62%) C# Developer
7 18 (13.85%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (12.31%) Configuration Engineer
9 12 (9.23%) CRM Developer
10 11 (8.46%) Software Engineer
11 10 (7.69%) Software Configuration Engineer
12 6 (4.62%) Lead Developer
12 6 (4.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 5 (3.85%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.85%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
13 5 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
14 4 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (3.08%) Test Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (88.46%) .NET
2 50 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 44 (33.85%) ASP.NET
4 31 (23.85%) Web Services
5 26 (20.00%) XML
6 25 (19.23%) WCF
7 22 (16.92%) HTML
8 21 (16.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (14.62%) SOAP
10 17 (13.08%) jQuery
11 16 (12.31%) CSS
12 13 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
12 13 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
13 12 (9.23%) Silverlight
14 9 (6.92%) WPF
15 8 (6.15%) LINQ
16 7 (5.38%) Ajax
16 7 (5.38%) CSS3
16 7 (5.38%) MSMQ
17 6 (4.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.31%) CMDB
2 3 (2.31%) Blog
2 3 (2.31%) Data Integration
2 3 (2.31%) N-Tier
3 2 (1.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.77%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.77%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.77%) iPhone
4 1 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.77%) Blackberry
4 1 (0.77%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 70 (53.85%) Windows
2 37 (28.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.77%) Android
5 1 (0.77%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.77%) Windows Phone 7
5 1 (0.77%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 52 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 42 (32.31%) Automated Testing
4 38 (29.23%) Release Management
5 33 (25.38%) MVC
5 33 (25.38%) Automation Testing
6 32 (24.62%) TDD
7 19 (14.62%) Workflow
8 17 (13.08%) CRM
9 15 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 15 (11.54%) Scrum
10 13 (10.00%) MVVM
11 11 (8.46%) Data Modelling
12 9 (6.92%) Migration
12 9 (6.92%) BDD
13 7 (5.38%) OO
14 6 (4.62%) Project Planning
14 6 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (4.62%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 70 (53.85%) C#
2 61 (46.92%) SQL
3 18 (13.85%) PowerShell
4 16 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 14 (10.77%) VB
6 10 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 6 (4.62%) Java
8 3 (2.31%) XAML
9 2 (1.54%) C
9 2 (1.54%) C++
9 2 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.77%) VB6
10 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (10.77%) Degree
2 11 (8.46%) MCITP
3 3 (2.31%) ISEB
3 3 (2.31%) MCP
4 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.54%) PMP
4 2 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.77%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (4.62%) Puppet
3 5 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.77%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (24.62%) Red Gate
3 4 (3.08%) HP
4 1 (0.77%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.77%) Splunk
4 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
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