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 27 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 45 57 45
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.82% 1.11% 2.91%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.90% 9.86% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 21
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £290 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £431 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £33.38 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+42.32% -15.50%
Team Foundation Server
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
71 71 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 10.74% 11.31% 12.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 61
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £294 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £342 £338
% change year-on-year
+9.64% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -9.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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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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
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £260 -
Watford +5 2 £500 +42.85% 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
St Albans - - - - 2
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) .NET
3 12 (63.16%) SQL
4 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) XML
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 8 (42.11%) TDD
5 8 (42.11%) REST
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
5 8 (42.11%) SpecFlow
6 7 (36.84%) Couchbase
6 7 (36.84%) Windows
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
7 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
7 6 (31.58%) WinForms
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
8 5 (26.32%) WCF
8 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (26.32%) Database Tuning
8 5 (26.32%) BDD
8 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
8 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (26.32%) Razor View Engine

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (15.79%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Couchbase
2 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (26.32%) DTS
3 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
1 8 (42.11%) SpecFlow
2 5 (26.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 3 (15.79%) StyleCop
3 3 (15.79%) Fiddler
3 3 (15.79%) JIRA
4 1 (5.26%) NUnit
4 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (26.32%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Lead Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Integration Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) HTML
3 8 (42.11%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 8 (42.11%) REST
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 6 (31.58%) WinForms
5 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 5 (26.32%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (26.32%) DHTML
6 5 (26.32%) ADO.NET
7 3 (15.79%) jQuery
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
9 1 (5.26%) CSS
9 1 (5.26%) Swing
9 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (5.26%) Android SDK
9 1 (5.26%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) Database Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) BDD
4 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (26.32%) Automated Testing
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) OOP
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
6 3 (15.79%) SOA
6 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) DevOps
6 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Wealth Management
7 2 (10.53%) Use Case
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 6 (31.58%) VB.NET
3 6 (31.58%) T-SQL
4 5 (26.32%) VBScript
5 4 (21.05%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) C
6 1 (5.26%) C++
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
1 3 (15.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Splunk
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin