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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 102 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 28 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 1.44% 1.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.41% 11.14% 12.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 25 17
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£425 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £445 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +5.88%
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
333 368 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 12.79% 12.91% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 181 131
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £15.00 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £37.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
Hertfordshire +3 12 £475 +35.71% 4
Suffolk -5 8 £400 -3.03% 4
Bedfordshire -7 4 £428 +31.53% 4
Essex +4 2 £450 +28.57% 3
Cambridgeshire - - - - 4
Norfolk - - - - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 45 (70.31%) C#
1 45 (70.31%) .NET
2 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 28 (43.75%) XML
5 25 (39.06%) Web Services
5 25 (39.06%) TDD
6 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 22 (34.38%) .NET Framework
8 20 (31.25%) SQL
9 19 (29.69%) Windows
10 17 (26.56%) WCF
11 16 (25.00%) HTML
11 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
11 16 (25.00%) MVC
12 14 (21.88%) Finance
12 14 (21.88%) Visual Studio
13 13 (20.31%) T-SQL
14 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
14 11 (17.19%) VB.NET
14 11 (17.19%) SOAP
14 11 (17.19%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (17.19%) WinForms
15 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
15 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
16 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (14.06%) OO
16 9 (14.06%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 11 (17.19%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (7.81%) Confluence
3 4 (6.25%) Documentum
4 3 (4.69%) IIS
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.06%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.38%) DTS
4 6 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (4.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 2 (3.13%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.56%) ROLAP
8 1 (1.56%) OLAP
8 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (7.81%) JIRA
4 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.69%) Subversion
5 3 (4.69%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.13%) StyleCop
6 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.13%) Fiddler
6 2 (3.13%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.13%) Front Office
3 2 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (65.63%) Developer
2 23 (35.94%) .NET Developer
3 11 (17.19%) BizTalk Developer
4 10 (15.63%) C# Developer
4 10 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Integration Project Manager
9 4 (6.25%) Integration Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Configuration Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) IT Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Test Leader
11 2 (3.13%) BizTalk Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (70.31%) .NET
2 28 (43.75%) XML
3 25 (39.06%) Web Services
4 24 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 22 (34.38%) .NET Framework
6 17 (26.56%) WCF
7 16 (25.00%) HTML
8 11 (17.19%) SOAP
8 11 (17.19%) WinForms
9 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (12.50%) jQuery
11 6 (9.38%) WF
11 6 (9.38%) CSS
12 5 (7.81%) DHTML
12 5 (7.81%) ADO
12 5 (7.81%) ADO.NET
12 5 (7.81%) MSMQ
12 5 (7.81%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (7.81%) HTML5
12 5 (7.81%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) CMDB
3 2 (3.13%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.69%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.06%) TDD
3 16 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 16 (25.00%) MVC
4 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 9 (14.06%) OO
5 9 (14.06%) Workflow
5 9 (14.06%) Scrum
6 7 (10.94%) OOD
6 7 (10.94%) SOA
7 6 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.38%) Time Management
7 6 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (7.81%) Database Tuning
8 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.81%) Integration Testing
8 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.81%) CRM
8 5 (7.81%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.25%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (70.31%) C#
2 20 (31.25%) SQL
3 13 (20.31%) T-SQL
4 11 (17.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.81%) VBScript
5 5 (7.81%) VB
6 4 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.56%) R
8 1 (1.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) MCP
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) HP
3 4 (6.25%) EMC
4 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
4 3 (4.69%) Kofax
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle
5 2 (3.13%) Splunk
6 1 (1.56%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.56%) ION Trading
6 1 (1.56%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.56%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Eames Consulting
Rate: Up to £700 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £430 per day
Posted: 13 days ago