The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the East of England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 76 73 118
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +45
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 73 48 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.41% 2.01% 0.69%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.94% 18.53% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 38 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -10.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
431 259 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.21% 10.84% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 120 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 48
Average hourly rate £39.50 £33.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.69% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.65 £22.66 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +29 39 £338 +8.00% 4
Suffolk -13 14 £363 -9.37% 4
Bedfordshire -16 10 £425 +6.25% 4
Essex -6 6 £200 -27.27% 7
Hertfordshire - - - - 2
Norfolk - - - -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 103 (81.75%) .NET
2 70 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 67 (53.17%) SQL
4 63 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 61 (48.41%) Git (software)
6 56 (44.44%) TeamCity
7 54 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 54 (42.86%) C#
8 52 (41.27%) Windows
9 47 (37.30%) SQL Server
9 47 (37.30%) Artifactory
10 44 (34.92%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (34.92%) Automated Testing
11 41 (32.54%) Configuration Management
11 41 (32.54%) Release Management
11 41 (32.54%) Octopus Deploy
12 40 (31.75%) NuGet
13 39 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (29.37%) MSBuild
15 36 (28.57%) Automation Testing
15 36 (28.57%) SSDT
15 36 (28.57%) ASP.NET
16 34 (26.98%) Maven
16 34 (26.98%) Gradle
16 34 (26.98%) Red Gate
17 29 (23.02%) TDD
18 27 (21.43%) HTML
19 25 (19.84%) MVC
20 24 (19.05%) CSS
21 23 (18.25%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 12 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.14%) IIS
3 4 (3.17%) Confluence
4 2 (1.59%) Node.js
4 2 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.79%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (10.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.59%) MS Project
2 2 (1.59%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (8.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.79%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (37.30%) SQL Server
2 36 (28.57%) SSDT
3 20 (15.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (10.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
7 6 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.17%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.17%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.79%) DTS
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 63 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 61 (48.41%) Git (software)
3 56 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 47 (37.30%) Artifactory
5 41 (32.54%) Octopus Deploy
6 40 (31.75%) NuGet
7 37 (29.37%) MSBuild
8 34 (26.98%) Gradle
8 34 (26.98%) Maven
9 6 (4.76%) JIRA
10 5 (3.97%) Selenium
11 4 (3.17%) NUnit
11 4 (3.17%) WiX
12 3 (2.38%) Subversion
12 3 (2.38%) Log4Net
13 2 (1.59%) JUnit
13 2 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 2 (1.59%) JMeter
13 2 (1.59%) FitNesse
13 2 (1.59%) RSpec
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
1 9 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (0.79%) Marketing
2 1 (0.79%) Front Office
2 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (38.10%) Developer
2 38 (30.16%) Release Engineer
3 37 (29.37%) Build and Release Engineer
4 36 (28.57%) Build Engineer
5 23 (18.25%) .NET Developer
6 15 (11.90%) C# Developer
7 14 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) Test Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.56%) Configuration Engineer
9 7 (5.56%) CRM Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Software Configuration Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Coordinator
11 4 (3.17%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.17%) Test Coordinator
11 4 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (81.75%) .NET
2 54 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 36 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 27 (21.43%) HTML
5 24 (19.05%) CSS
6 23 (18.25%) XML
7 22 (17.46%) Web Services
8 19 (15.08%) WPF
8 19 (15.08%) jQuery
9 17 (13.49%) WCF
9 17 (13.49%) LINQ
10 15 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (11.11%) SOAP
12 13 (10.32%) Silverlight
12 13 (10.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (7.94%) HTML5
14 9 (7.14%) MSMQ
14 9 (7.14%) JSON
15 8 (6.35%) XSLT
15 8 (6.35%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.76%) N-Tier
2 3 (2.38%) EPoS
2 3 (2.38%) CMDB
2 3 (2.38%) Data Integration
3 2 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.79%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 52 (41.27%) Windows
2 39 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (34.92%) Automated Testing
1 44 (34.92%) Continuous Integration
2 41 (32.54%) Release Management
2 41 (32.54%) Configuration Management
3 36 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 29 (23.02%) TDD
5 25 (19.84%) MVC
6 21 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (12.70%) MVVM
8 15 (11.90%) CRM
9 14 (11.11%) Scrum
10 11 (8.73%) Workflow
11 9 (7.14%) Migration
12 8 (6.35%) SOA
12 8 (6.35%) Kanban
13 7 (5.56%) ITIL
13 7 (5.56%) Incident Management
14 6 (4.76%) Data Modelling
14 6 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (53.17%) SQL
2 54 (42.86%) C#
3 20 (15.87%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.52%) VB
4 12 (9.52%) XAML
5 11 (8.73%) T-SQL
6 10 (7.94%) PowerShell
7 8 (6.35%) VB6
8 5 (3.97%) Java
9 2 (1.59%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) Degree
2 7 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.76%) MCITP
4 2 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.59%) PMP
4 2 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 34 (26.98%) Red Gate
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle
4 5 (3.97%) DevExpress
5 4 (3.17%) HP
5 4 (3.17%) Retalix
6 3 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) Telerik
8 1 (0.79%) Netezza
8 1 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.79%) Sybase
8 1 (0.79%) Business Objects
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