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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 121 75 77
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 24 78 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.78% 2.56% 2.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.62% 17.57% 18.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 39
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.25 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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
427 444 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.89% 14.58% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 245 119
Average daily rate £341 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 26
Average hourly rate £42.00 £38.64 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.70% +17.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £28.05 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 3 August 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 3 August 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
Suffolk +4 11 £400 +10.34% 2
Cambridgeshire -38 5 £288 -14.81% 2
Essex -13 4 £256 +28.12% 2
Norfolk - 2 £375 -
Bedfordshire 0 1 £375 -11.76% 3
East Anglia - 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 27 (60.00%) .NET
2 26 (57.78%) C#
3 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
5 16 (35.56%) XML
5 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
6 15 (33.33%) Windows
6 15 (33.33%) Finance
6 15 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
8 12 (26.67%) SQL
8 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
8 12 (26.67%) WCF
9 11 (24.44%) TDD
10 10 (22.22%) Banking
10 10 (22.22%) MVC
10 10 (22.22%) Scrum
10 10 (22.22%) Web Services
11 9 (20.00%) VB
11 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
12 8 (17.78%) SOAP
13 7 (15.56%) ADO
13 7 (15.56%) HP
13 7 (15.56%) QA
13 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
14 6 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (13.33%) Cash Management
14 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
14 6 (13.33%) EFT

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 6 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (11.11%) Documentum
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) Confluence
4 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Project
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.22%) OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.89%) JIRA
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
4 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Maven
5 1 (2.22%) ANTLR
5 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.22%) MSTest
5 1 (2.22%) Moq
5 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.33%) BizTalk Developer
5 4 (8.89%) IT Architect
5 4 (8.89%) QA Analyst
5 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) QA Leader
7 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.44%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (60.00%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) XML
3 15 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 12 (26.67%) WCF
5 10 (22.22%) Web Services
6 8 (17.78%) SOAP
7 7 (15.56%) ADO
8 6 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 5 (11.11%) HTML
9 5 (11.11%) WPF
10 4 (8.89%) WF
10 4 (8.89%) LINQ
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET
11 3 (6.67%) CSS
12 2 (4.44%) HTML5
12 2 (4.44%) jQuery
12 2 (4.44%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) EFT
2 5 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.44%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.44%) Replication
4 2 (4.44%) CMDB
5 1 (2.22%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) TDD
3 10 (22.22%) Scrum
3 10 (22.22%) MVC
4 7 (15.56%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Integration Testing
5 6 (13.33%) Cash Management
5 6 (13.33%) OO
5 6 (13.33%) Document Management
6 5 (11.11%) Content Management
6 5 (11.11%) OOD
6 5 (11.11%) SDLC
7 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
7 4 (8.89%) Time Management
7 4 (8.89%) Process Management
7 4 (8.89%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Workflow
8 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) C#
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 9 (20.00%) VB
4 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.22%) XAML
6 1 (2.22%) VB6
6 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) C
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCP
4 1 (2.22%) ISEB
4 1 (2.22%) MCITP
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) HP
3 6 (13.33%) PeopleSoft
4 5 (11.11%) EMC
5 4 (8.89%) Kofax
6 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.67%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) ION Trading
7 1 (2.22%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.22%) AppDynamics
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