The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 177 174 194
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +20
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 657 591 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.30% 1.23% 1.09%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.70% 9.69% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 355 313
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 2
Average hourly rate - £51.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +51.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
Team Foundation Server
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6772 6098 5158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.36% 12.73% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4523 3938 3275
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 134 145
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.50 £24.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.24 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
London +34 299 £428 +0.64% 76
South East -4 133 £356 -5.00% 54
Yorkshire +5 59 £340 +8.80% 42
North West -5 46 £340 +8.36% 22
West Midlands +12 39 £350 +3.70% 20
South West -31 36 £338 +3.84% 19
East Midlands -2 17 £350 -9.09% 11
East of England -50 16 £400 +3.22% 25
North East -20 6 £305 +22.00% 7
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 755 (59.40%) .NET
2 664 (52.24%) SQL Server
3 651 (51.22%) C#
4 609 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
5 563 (44.30%) Microsoft
6 517 (40.68%) SQL
7 419 (32.97%) ASP.NET
8 327 (25.73%) MVC
9 324 (25.49%) Visual Studio
10 313 (24.63%) JavaScript
11 293 (23.05%) Scrum
12 251 (19.75%) CSS
13 246 (19.35%) HTML
14 239 (18.80%) Windows
15 237 (18.65%) jQuery
16 233 (18.33%) Web Services
17 228 (17.94%) WCF
18 226 (17.78%) Finance
19 219 (17.23%) T-SQL
20 213 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 206 (16.21%) .NET Framework
22 204 (16.05%) TDD
23 197 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
24 192 (15.11%) XML
25 179 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
26 178 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 177 (13.93%) SQL Server 2008
28 176 (13.85%) MS Excel
29 145 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
30 143 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 126 (9.91%) SharePoint
2 121 (9.52%) IIS
3 90 (7.08%) BizTalk Server
4 49 (3.86%) CMS
5 41 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
6 23 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
7 22 (1.73%) JBoss
8 20 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 13 (1.02%) MQSeries
11 10 (0.79%) Apache
11 10 (0.79%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.79%) Confluence
11 10 (0.79%) Node.js
12 8 (0.63%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.63%) WebLogic
13 7 (0.55%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.39%) Documentum
15 5 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 176 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.89%) MS Office
3 9 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.71%) MS Project
4 7 (0.55%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.47%) SPSS
6 2 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.16%) FastStats
7 1 (0.079%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.079%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 64 (5.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.47%) Maximo
5 4 (0.31%) Aligne
5 4 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.16%) Tridion
6 2 (0.16%) Endur
6 2 (0.16%) Primavera
7 1 (0.079%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.079%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.079%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (1.73%) Office 365
4 12 (0.94%) SaaS
5 6 (0.47%) IaaS
6 5 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.31%) PaaS
8 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.079%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (2.52%) HTTP
2 28 (2.20%) Internet
3 16 (1.26%) Intranet
4 8 (0.63%) VPN
4 8 (0.63%) LAN
5 7 (0.55%) WAN
5 7 (0.55%) SNMP
5 7 (0.55%) DSL
5 7 (0.55%) Wireless
5 7 (0.55%) IPsec
5 7 (0.55%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (0.47%) Firewall
7 5 (0.39%) DNS
7 5 (0.39%) SAN
7 5 (0.39%) WLAN
7 5 (0.39%) LDAP
8 4 (0.31%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.16%) DHCP
9 2 (0.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 664 (52.24%) SQL Server
2 213 (16.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 178 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 177 (13.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 143 (11.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 138 (10.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 111 (8.73%) Data Warehouse
8 63 (4.96%) Relational Database
9 47 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 39 (3.07%) SSDT
11 32 (2.52%) Oracle Database
12 31 (2.44%) OLAP
13 28 (2.20%) SQL Server 2000
14 24 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (1.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 16 (1.26%) MongoDB
16 16 (1.26%) MySQL
17 15 (1.18%) RDBMS
18 14 (1.10%) QlikView
18 14 (1.10%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 324 (25.49%) Visual Studio
2 96 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 82 (6.45%) Subversion
4 68 (5.35%) JIRA
5 62 (4.88%) Selenium
6 59 (4.64%) NUnit
7 56 (4.41%) Jenkins
8 52 (4.09%) TeamCity
9 44 (3.46%) MSBuild
10 33 (2.60%) MSTest
11 32 (2.52%) SpecFlow
12 31 (2.44%) Maven
13 27 (2.12%) JUnit
14 26 (2.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 25 (1.97%) Cucumber
16 22 (1.73%) SoapUI
16 22 (1.73%) ReSharper
17 21 (1.65%) Rhino Mocks
18 20 (1.57%) Ant
19 18 (1.42%) ClearCase
General
1 226 (17.78%) Finance
2 57 (4.48%) Retail
3 46 (3.62%) Banking
4 23 (1.81%) Back Office
5 18 (1.42%) Publishing
6 14 (1.10%) Legal
6 14 (1.10%) Front Office
6 14 (1.10%) Marketing
7 11 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 9 (0.71%) Law
9 6 (0.47%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.31%) Local Government
12 3 (0.24%) Games
13 2 (0.16%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.16%) Billing
13 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.16%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.16%) French Language
14 1 (0.079%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 741 (58.30%) Developer
2 227 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 165 (12.98%) Analyst
4 127 (9.99%) C# Developer
5 95 (7.47%) SQL Developer
6 77 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 76 (5.98%) Test Analyst
7 76 (5.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 74 (5.82%) Web Developer
9 68 (5.35%) Architect
10 55 (4.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 54 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 53 (4.17%) Consultant
13 50 (3.93%) Tester
14 48 (3.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 41 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
15 41 (3.23%) Software Developer
16 37 (2.91%) DBA
17 33 (2.60%) Business Analyst
17 33 (2.60%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 755 (59.40%) .NET
2 419 (32.97%) ASP.NET
3 251 (19.75%) CSS
4 246 (19.35%) HTML
5 237 (18.65%) jQuery
6 233 (18.33%) Web Services
7 228 (17.94%) WCF
8 206 (16.21%) .NET Framework
9 197 (15.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 192 (15.11%) XML
11 116 (9.13%) Entity Framework
12 91 (7.16%) HTML5
13 82 (6.45%) AngularJS
14 80 (6.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 77 (6.06%) Ajax
16 72 (5.66%) SOAP
17 69 (5.43%) LINQ
18 67 (5.27%) CSS3
19 65 (5.11%) WPF
20 59 (4.64%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (2.83%) Client/Server
3 23 (1.81%) User Experience
4 22 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 22 (1.73%) Computer Science
5 21 (1.65%) Replication
6 15 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 14 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (1.02%) Clustering
9 12 (0.94%) W3C
9 12 (0.94%) Derivative
10 11 (0.87%) NHS
11 10 (0.79%) EFT
11 10 (0.79%) Management Information System
12 9 (0.71%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.71%) Market Risk
12 9 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
13 8 (0.63%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.63%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 239 (18.80%) Windows
2 65 (5.11%) Linux
3 52 (4.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 41 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (1.81%) Ubuntu
6 21 (1.65%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.49%) Debian
7 19 (1.49%) Android
7 19 (1.49%) UNIX
8 12 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.71%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.55%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.24%) MVS
12 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.24%) Solaris
13 2 (0.16%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.079%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.079%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.079%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (25.73%) MVC
3 293 (23.05%) Scrum
4 204 (16.05%) TDD
5 179 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
6 145 (11.41%) Business Intelligence
7 129 (10.15%) Unit Testing
8 120 (9.44%) SDLC
9 112 (8.81%) OO
10 100 (7.87%) CRM
11 96 (7.55%) SOA
12 88 (6.92%) ETL
13 87 (6.85%) BDD
14 77 (6.06%) Release Management
15 68 (5.35%) DevOps
16 63 (4.96%) Test Automation
17 60 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
17 60 (4.72%) Web Development
18 58 (4.56%) Waterfall
18 58 (4.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 651 (51.22%) C#
2 517 (40.68%) SQL
3 313 (24.63%) JavaScript
4 219 (17.23%) T-SQL
5 129 (10.15%) PowerShell
6 91 (7.16%) Java
7 86 (6.77%) VB.NET
8 58 (4.56%) VB
9 50 (3.93%) Python
10 37 (2.91%) C++
11 26 (2.05%) VB6
12 25 (1.97%) XQuery
13 23 (1.81%) PL/SQL
14 20 (1.57%) VBScript
15 19 (1.49%) TypeScript
16 17 (1.34%) Perl
17 16 (1.26%) VBA
18 15 (1.18%) XPath
19 12 (0.94%) C
19 12 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 64 (5.04%) Security Cleared
2 57 (4.48%) Degree
3 48 (3.78%) ISEB
4 42 (3.30%) SC Cleared
5 23 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (1.73%) ISTQB
7 16 (1.26%) DV Cleared
8 15 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (0.79%) MCTS
10 7 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 7 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
10 7 (0.55%) MCSA
10 7 (0.55%) CCNP
10 7 (0.55%) HND
11 6 (0.47%) MCSD
11 6 (0.47%) PMP
12 5 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.39%) MCP
12 5 (0.39%) CCNA
13 4 (0.31%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (8.34%) QA
2 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.24%) SLA
4 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.079%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.079%) GxP
5 1 (0.079%) HL7
5 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.65%) Hyper-V
3 16 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.94%) Docker
5 10 (0.79%) GridGain
6 4 (0.31%) Varnish
7 2 (0.16%) vCloud
7 2 (0.16%) Squid
8 1 (0.079%) XenApp
8 1 (0.079%) XenServer
8 1 (0.079%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.079%) Samba
8 1 (0.079%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
3 28 (2.20%) Puppet
4 23 (1.81%) Vagrant
5 12 (0.94%) SCOM
5 12 (0.94%) Ansible
6 9 (0.71%) SCCM
7 7 (0.55%) CA Spectrum
8 6 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (0.47%) Control-M
8 6 (0.47%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.31%) CA LISA
10 3 (0.24%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.079%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.079%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.079%) WMI
12 1 (0.079%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.079%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 563 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 92 (7.24%) Oracle
3 27 (2.12%) IBM
3 27 (2.12%) Telerik
4 24 (1.89%) HP
5 21 (1.65%) VMware
6 20 (1.57%) Sitecore
7 16 (1.26%) Tableau
8 14 (1.10%) SAP
9 13 (1.02%) Perforce
10 12 (0.94%) Cognos
11 11 (0.87%) CA
12 10 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
12 10 (0.79%) Remedy
12 10 (0.79%) DevExpress
13 9 (0.71%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.71%) Adobe
14 8 (0.63%) Serena
15 7 (0.55%) Capita
15 7 (0.55%) BMC
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