The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the London region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 192 208 242
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +34
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 255 243 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.08% 1.00% 0.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.36% 7.72% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 170 130
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.25 - £27.50
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3463 3147 2978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.73% 12.97% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2511 2252 2035
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £36.29 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.25 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Team Foundation Server
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Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in London

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
City of London +31 69 £450 +12.50% 33
Docklands, London +7 1 - -
Ealing - 1 £415 -
Hammersmith - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - - 2
Enfield - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Northwood - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 259 (55.58%) .NET
2 237 (50.86%) SQL Server
3 234 (50.21%) C#
4 212 (45.49%) Microsoft
5 177 (37.98%) SQL
6 173 (37.12%) Visual Studio
7 148 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
8 125 (26.82%) ASP.NET
9 103 (22.10%) .NET Framework
10 98 (21.03%) Windows
10 98 (21.03%) Finance
11 90 (19.31%) HTML
12 89 (19.10%) JavaScript
13 85 (18.24%) WCF
13 85 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 83 (17.81%) TDD
15 82 (17.60%) MVC
16 80 (17.17%) Web Services
17 79 (16.95%) Scrum
18 75 (16.09%) SharePoint
19 72 (15.45%) CSS
20 70 (15.02%) QA
21 69 (14.81%) XML
22 67 (14.38%) Oracle
23 66 (14.16%) T-SQL
24 64 (13.73%) OO
25 62 (13.30%) jQuery
26 59 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 56 (12.02%) Unit Testing
27 56 (12.02%) MS Excel

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 75 (16.09%) SharePoint
2 48 (10.30%) IIS
3 29 (6.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 28 (6.01%) BizTalk Server
5 27 (5.79%) SharePoint 2013
6 18 (3.86%) CMS
7 12 (2.58%) WebLogic
7 12 (2.58%) Tomcat
8 11 (2.36%) WebSphere
9 10 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (1.07%) ArcGIS
12 4 (0.86%) Drupal
12 4 (0.86%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.64%) ArcSDE
13 3 (0.64%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Foundation
14 2 (0.43%) EPiServer CMS
15 1 (0.21%) Confluence
Applications
1 56 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.36%) MS Office
3 4 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.64%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.43%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.43%) MS Project
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.29%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) Endur
4 2 (0.43%) SunGard GMI
4 2 (0.43%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.00%) PaaS
3 11 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (1.50%) Office 365
6 5 (1.07%) SaaS
6 5 (1.07%) IaaS
7 2 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.64%) Internet
3 2 (0.43%) Intranet
4 1 (0.21%) Network Security
4 1 (0.21%) WAN
4 1 (0.21%) DHCP
4 1 (0.21%) HTTP
4 1 (0.21%) VPN
4 1 (0.21%) 3G
4 1 (0.21%) Extranet
4 1 (0.21%) SAN
4 1 (0.21%) Firewall
4 1 (0.21%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (50.86%) SQL Server
2 85 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (12.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (7.08%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (5.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (3.65%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (2.79%) Relational Database
10 12 (2.58%) MySQL
11 11 (2.36%) QlikView
12 9 (1.93%) PerformancePoint
12 9 (1.93%) DTS
13 7 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 7 (1.50%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.29%) SSDT
14 6 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (1.07%) Hadoop
16 3 (0.64%) SQLite
16 3 (0.64%) ProClarity
Development Applications
1 173 (37.12%) Visual Studio
2 51 (10.94%) Selenium
3 41 (8.80%) Git (software)
4 38 (8.15%) TeamCity
5 35 (7.51%) JIRA
5 35 (7.51%) NUnit
6 34 (7.30%) FitNesse
7 30 (6.44%) Subversion
8 24 (5.15%) Jenkins
9 21 (4.51%) MSBuild
10 18 (3.86%) Maven
10 18 (3.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 16 (3.43%) SpecFlow
12 13 (2.79%) Ant
13 11 (2.36%) AnthillPro
13 11 (2.36%) Mercurial
13 11 (2.36%) Gerrit
14 9 (1.93%) MSTest
14 9 (1.93%) Rational Rose
14 9 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 98 (21.03%) Finance
2 26 (5.58%) Banking
3 20 (4.29%) Front Office
4 11 (2.36%) Back Office
5 10 (2.15%) Retail
6 7 (1.50%) Publishing
7 6 (1.29%) Legal
7 6 (1.29%) Advertising
7 6 (1.29%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.07%) Marketing
9 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.43%) Law
11 2 (0.43%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.43%) Billing
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) German Language
12 1 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 221 (47.42%) Developer
2 89 (19.10%) .NET Developer
3 83 (17.81%) Analyst
4 46 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 44 (9.44%) Test Analyst
6 28 (6.01%) C# Developer
7 27 (5.79%) SharePoint Developer
8 26 (5.58%) QA Analyst
9 24 (5.15%) Architect
10 23 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (4.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 20 (4.29%) Tester
12 17 (3.65%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (2.79%) Deployment Manager
14 12 (2.58%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (2.58%) Web Developer
15 11 (2.36%) Front-End Developer
15 11 (2.36%) Agile .NET Developer
15 11 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (55.58%) .NET
2 125 (26.82%) ASP.NET
3 103 (22.10%) .NET Framework
4 90 (19.31%) HTML
5 85 (18.24%) WCF
6 80 (17.17%) Web Services
7 72 (15.45%) CSS
8 69 (14.81%) XML
9 62 (13.30%) jQuery
10 41 (8.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 38 (8.15%) WPF
12 37 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (7.51%) Ajax
14 33 (7.08%) HTML5
15 26 (5.58%) WinForms
16 24 (5.15%) LINQ
16 24 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (3.86%) XHTML
18 16 (3.43%) J2EE
18 16 (3.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.29%) Client/Server
2 18 (3.86%) Inversion of Control
3 15 (3.22%) Derivative
4 12 (2.58%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.36%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.36%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.72%) Mainframe
7 8 (1.72%) NHS
7 8 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
8 7 (1.50%) Equities
9 4 (0.86%) Grid Computing
9 4 (0.86%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.86%) Smartcard
9 4 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (0.86%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.64%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.64%) W3C
10 3 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 98 (21.03%) Windows
2 27 (5.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (3.86%) Linux
4 16 (3.43%) UNIX
5 12 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.36%) Android
7 8 (1.72%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.86%) VMS
8 4 (0.86%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (31.76%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (17.81%) TDD
3 82 (17.60%) MVC
4 79 (16.95%) Scrum
5 64 (13.73%) OO
6 56 (12.02%) Unit Testing
7 55 (11.80%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (9.66%) User Acceptance Testing
9 37 (7.94%) Configuration Management
10 35 (7.51%) DevOps
11 33 (7.08%) Software Engineering
11 33 (7.08%) OOD
12 32 (6.87%) Automation Testing
13 31 (6.65%) Test Automation
14 30 (6.44%) Integration Testing
14 30 (6.44%) CRM
14 30 (6.44%) UML
14 30 (6.44%) E-Commerce
15 27 (5.79%) ETL
15 27 (5.79%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 234 (50.21%) C#
2 177 (37.98%) SQL
3 89 (19.10%) JavaScript
4 66 (14.16%) T-SQL
5 44 (9.44%) PowerShell
6 33 (7.08%) Java
7 31 (6.65%) PL/SQL
8 16 (3.43%) VB.NET
9 15 (3.22%) Ruby
9 15 (3.22%) Python
10 11 (2.36%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.93%) VBA
11 9 (1.93%) C++
11 9 (1.93%) XAML
12 8 (1.72%) VB
13 7 (1.50%) PHP
14 4 (0.86%) RPG
14 4 (0.86%) VBScript
15 3 (0.64%) Delphi
16 2 (0.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (9.87%) Degree
2 17 (3.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.79%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.36%) ISEB
5 8 (1.72%) MCSD
6 7 (1.50%) MCP
7 6 (1.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.29%) MCSE
8 5 (1.07%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.86%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.64%) MCPD
10 3 (0.64%) MCITP
10 3 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.43%) MCAD
12 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.21%) MCTS
12 1 (0.21%) CFA
12 1 (0.21%) PhD
12 1 (0.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (15.02%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
2 3 (0.64%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
4 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) EMIR
4 1 (0.21%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 17 (3.65%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.36%) vCloud
3 4 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (3.43%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (2.79%) Puppet
4 3 (0.64%) BladeLogic
5 2 (0.43%) SCCM
6 1 (0.21%) AppManager
6 1 (0.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 212 (45.49%) Microsoft
2 67 (14.38%) Oracle
3 20 (4.29%) VMware
4 14 (3.00%) IBM
5 11 (2.36%) DevExpress
5 11 (2.36%) HP
6 10 (2.15%) Telerik
7 8 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.29%) Red Gate
8 6 (1.29%) Serena
8 6 (1.29%) MKS
9 5 (1.07%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.07%) Infragistics
9 5 (1.07%) ESRI
10 4 (0.86%) NetIQ
10 4 (0.86%) Remedy
10 4 (0.86%) Cognos
10 4 (0.86%) Google
11 3 (0.64%) SAP
11 3 (0.64%) Business Objects
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