The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 - 54 48
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 0 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.16% 2.21%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.39% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 8
Average daily rate
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- £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £344 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
99 72 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 12.34% 11.84% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 40 36
Average daily rate £350 £325 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +12.12%
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 Hertfordshire

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) HP
4 5 (41.67%) XML
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (33.33%) WinForms
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Time Management
5 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 4 (33.33%) WF
5 4 (33.33%) Wealth Management
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) TDD

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
3 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (8.33%) StyleCop
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Manager
3 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Manager
4 4 (33.33%) Integration Project Manager
5 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) WinForms
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (33.33%) WF
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) AppFabric
5 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) REST
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 4 (33.33%) Wealth Management
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 4 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) MVVM
5 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) E-business
5 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
1 6 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) ION Trading
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Splunk
3 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics