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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 141 173 205
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +32
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 857 644 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.62% 1.27% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.45% 9.86% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 575 411 316
Average daily rate
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£383 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 4
Average hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
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
7487 6534 5697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.12% 12.93% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5005 4276 3726
Average daily rate £410 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 118 124
Average hourly rate £37.75 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £30.00 £22.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.04 £50.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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 4 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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 +32 333 £425 +3.03% 82
South East +32 174 £400 +25.00% 49
Yorkshire +18 97 £350 +3.70% 19
North West +4 84 £368 +16.66% 36
South West +10 75 £375 +7.14% 19
East of England -32 33 £375 -11.76% 15
West Midlands +18 26 £350 -20.00% 19
East Midlands +2 25 £363 +3.57% 11
North East -30 9 £325 +1.96% 6
Midlands -1 4 - -
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 825 (57.33%) .NET
2 776 (53.93%) SQL Server
3 714 (49.62%) C#
4 680 (47.26%) Microsoft
5 665 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
6 553 (38.43%) SQL
7 412 (28.63%) Visual Studio
8 410 (28.49%) ASP.NET
9 326 (22.65%) MVC
10 310 (21.54%) JavaScript
11 301 (20.92%) Scrum
12 292 (20.29%) Windows
13 274 (19.04%) Finance
14 267 (18.55%) HTML
15 247 (17.16%) T-SQL
15 247 (17.16%) CSS
16 246 (17.10%) TDD
17 240 (16.68%) Continuous Integration
18 238 (16.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 231 (16.05%) Web Services
20 227 (15.77%) WCF
21 226 (15.71%) jQuery
22 220 (15.29%) .NET Framework
23 213 (14.80%) SQL Server 2008
24 204 (14.18%) MS Excel
25 192 (13.34%) XML
26 191 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 189 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
28 175 (12.16%) Unit Testing
29 174 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 148 (10.28%) SharePoint
2 143 (9.94%) IIS
3 84 (5.84%) BizTalk Server
4 44 (3.06%) CMS
5 39 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 31 (2.15%) JBoss
7 27 (1.88%) Tomcat
8 26 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
9 23 (1.60%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 11 (0.76%) Node.js
11 11 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
12 10 (0.69%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.56%) Confluence
14 7 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
14 7 (0.49%) Apache
15 6 (0.42%) EPiServer CMS
16 5 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.35%) Documentum
17 4 (0.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 204 (14.18%) MS Excel
2 37 (2.57%) MS Office
3 13 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.56%) PowerPivot
6 7 (0.49%) SPSS
7 6 (0.42%) MS Project
8 5 (0.35%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.21%) FastStats
10 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.069%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 77 (5.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.42%) Documaker
4 6 (0.42%) Maximo
5 4 (0.28%) Endur
5 4 (0.28%) Aligne
5 4 (0.28%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.069%) MultiFonds
7 1 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.25%) Office 365
4 10 (0.69%) IaaS
5 8 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.42%) SaaS
7 5 (0.35%) PaaS
8 1 (0.069%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.069%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.67%) Intranet
1 24 (1.67%) Internet
2 16 (1.11%) HTTP
3 15 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.69%) WAN
4 10 (0.69%) LAN
4 10 (0.69%) Wireless
5 9 (0.63%) Structured Cabling
5 9 (0.63%) SNMP
5 9 (0.63%) DSL
5 9 (0.63%) Firewall
6 8 (0.56%) VPN
6 8 (0.56%) SAN
6 8 (0.56%) IPsec
7 7 (0.49%) FTP
7 7 (0.49%) WLAN
8 5 (0.35%) LDAP
8 5 (0.35%) SMTP
8 5 (0.35%) DNS
9 4 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 776 (53.93%) SQL Server
2 238 (16.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 213 (14.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 191 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 168 (11.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 159 (11.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 156 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
8 54 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 54 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 37 (2.57%) OLAP
10 35 (2.43%) SSDT
11 33 (2.29%) SQL Server 2000
12 31 (2.15%) Oracle Database
13 29 (2.02%) MongoDB
14 25 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (1.60%) OLAP Cube
16 20 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 19 (1.32%) RDBMS
18 18 (1.25%) MySQL
19 17 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 412 (28.63%) Visual Studio
2 125 (8.69%) Git (software)
3 94 (6.53%) JIRA
4 92 (6.39%) Selenium
4 92 (6.39%) Subversion
5 73 (5.07%) Jenkins
6 71 (4.93%) NUnit
7 61 (4.24%) TeamCity
8 58 (4.03%) SpecFlow
9 48 (3.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 44 (3.06%) MSBuild
11 37 (2.57%) Maven
12 35 (2.43%) SoapUI
12 35 (2.43%) MSTest
13 34 (2.36%) Cucumber
13 34 (2.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 31 (2.15%) ReSharper
15 29 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
16 27 (1.88%) JUnit
17 20 (1.39%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 274 (19.04%) Finance
2 55 (3.82%) Banking
3 47 (3.27%) Retail
4 33 (2.29%) Back Office
5 19 (1.32%) Marketing
6 17 (1.18%) Publishing
7 13 (0.90%) Front Office
8 12 (0.83%) Legal
9 9 (0.63%) Law
9 9 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 8 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.56%) Military
11 7 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.49%) Advertising
11 7 (0.49%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.42%) Games
13 3 (0.21%) Local Government
13 3 (0.21%) Dutch Language
13 3 (0.21%) French Language
14 2 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 798 (55.46%) Developer
2 211 (14.66%) Analyst
2 211 (14.66%) .NET Developer
3 129 (8.96%) C# Developer
4 107 (7.44%) Test Analyst
5 97 (6.74%) SQL Developer
6 79 (5.49%) Senior Developer
7 77 (5.35%) Web Developer
8 71 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 70 (4.86%) Tester
10 68 (4.73%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 59 (4.10%) Consultant
12 56 (3.89%) Architect
13 52 (3.61%) DBA
14 48 (3.34%) Software Developer
15 46 (3.20%) SQL DBA
16 45 (3.13%) Programmer
17 44 (3.06%) SharePoint Developer
18 41 (2.85%) ASP.NET Developer
19 35 (2.43%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 825 (57.33%) .NET
2 410 (28.49%) ASP.NET
3 267 (18.55%) HTML
4 247 (17.16%) CSS
5 231 (16.05%) Web Services
6 227 (15.77%) WCF
7 226 (15.71%) jQuery
8 220 (15.29%) .NET Framework
9 192 (13.34%) XML
10 174 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 118 (8.20%) Entity Framework
12 105 (7.30%) HTML5
13 101 (7.02%) SOAP
14 90 (6.25%) WPF
15 85 (5.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 84 (5.84%) AngularJS
17 75 (5.21%) Ajax
18 68 (4.73%) LINQ
19 65 (4.52%) CSS3
20 59 (4.10%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 90 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (2.29%) Computer Science
3 32 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 22 (1.53%) User Experience
5 20 (1.39%) Replication
5 20 (1.39%) Clustering
6 17 (1.18%) N-Tier
7 16 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 13 (0.90%) Mobile App
9 13 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (0.83%) Market Risk
10 12 (0.83%) Derivative
11 11 (0.76%) Data Centre
12 10 (0.69%) EFT
13 9 (0.63%) NHS
13 9 (0.63%) e-Health
14 8 (0.56%) CMDB
14 8 (0.56%) Equities
14 8 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 292 (20.29%) Windows
2 78 (5.42%) Linux
3 46 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (1.67%) Ubuntu
6 23 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (1.46%) UNIX
7 21 (1.46%) Windows 7
8 20 (1.39%) Debian
9 16 (1.11%) Windows 8
10 15 (1.04%) Apple iOS
11 14 (0.97%) Android
11 14 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
13 6 (0.42%) Windows CE
14 3 (0.21%) MVS
14 3 (0.21%) SUSE
14 3 (0.21%) AIX
14 3 (0.21%) Solaris
14 3 (0.21%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (46.21%) Agile Software Development
2 326 (22.65%) MVC
3 301 (20.92%) Scrum
4 246 (17.10%) TDD
5 240 (16.68%) Continuous Integration
6 189 (13.13%) Business Intelligence
7 175 (12.16%) Unit Testing
8 133 (9.24%) SDLC
9 123 (8.55%) BDD
10 106 (7.37%) Release Management
11 101 (7.02%) CRM
12 96 (6.67%) OO
13 94 (6.53%) Test Automation
14 88 (6.12%) SOA
15 87 (6.05%) ETL
15 87 (6.05%) ITIL
16 72 (5.00%) E-Commerce
17 71 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
18 70 (4.86%) Test Scripting
19 69 (4.79%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 714 (49.62%) C#
2 553 (38.43%) SQL
3 310 (21.54%) JavaScript
4 247 (17.16%) T-SQL
5 156 (10.84%) PowerShell
6 117 (8.13%) Java
7 82 (5.70%) VB.NET
8 69 (4.79%) C++
9 65 (4.52%) VB
10 51 (3.54%) Python
11 27 (1.88%) VB6
12 26 (1.81%) PL/SQL
12 26 (1.81%) Perl
13 24 (1.67%) VBScript
14 22 (1.53%) C
15 21 (1.46%) TypeScript
16 18 (1.25%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.25%) XAML
17 10 (0.69%) X++
17 10 (0.69%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 94 (6.53%) Security Cleared
2 76 (5.28%) Degree
3 75 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 65 (4.52%) ISEB
5 38 (2.64%) ISTQB
6 17 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (0.97%) DV Cleared
9 9 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (0.63%) CCNP
10 8 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.56%) PMI Certification
11 7 (0.49%) PMP
11 7 (0.49%) CCNA
12 5 (0.35%) MCSA
12 5 (0.35%) MCTS
12 5 (0.35%) MCITP
13 4 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.21%) HP AIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (7.51%) QA
2 12 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.76%) TickIT
4 5 (0.35%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.28%) SLA
6 2 (0.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.069%) HL7
7 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.39%) Hyper-V
3 12 (0.83%) GridGain
4 11 (0.76%) Docker
5 6 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.28%) Varnish
7 3 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.21%) vCloud
8 2 (0.14%) Squid
9 1 (0.069%) Firmware
9 1 (0.069%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.069%) Samba
9 1 (0.069%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 39 (2.71%) HP Quality Center
1 39 (2.71%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (2.15%) Puppet
3 28 (1.95%) BladeLogic
4 18 (1.25%) Ansible
5 17 (1.18%) SCOM
6 14 (0.97%) Vagrant
7 10 (0.69%) SCCM
8 9 (0.63%) CA Spectrum
9 8 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.28%) CA LISA
10 4 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (0.28%) Control-M
11 3 (0.21%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.14%) CA Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.14%) NetCrunch
13 1 (0.069%) Mesos
13 1 (0.069%) Kubernetes
13 1 (0.069%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 1 (0.069%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 680 (47.26%) Microsoft
2 130 (9.03%) Oracle
3 43 (2.99%) IBM
4 32 (2.22%) Telerik
5 31 (2.15%) HP
6 30 (2.08%) VMware
7 18 (1.25%) Sitecore
7 18 (1.25%) Tableau
8 17 (1.18%) Serena
8 17 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 15 (1.04%) Perforce
9 15 (1.04%) SAP
10 14 (0.97%) Cognos
11 13 (0.90%) Sybase
11 13 (0.90%) CA
12 12 (0.83%) Google
13 11 (0.76%) Unisys
13 11 (0.76%) Cisco
13 11 (0.76%) Remedy
14 10 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
Staines, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day 6 Month rolling Contract
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Talent International
Rate: £400.00 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Preferred Choice
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Preferred Choice
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago