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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 217 190 256
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +66
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 214 219 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.86% 1.00% 0.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.48% 7.98% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 148 101
Average daily rate £400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £257 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3301 2745 2723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.34% 12.49% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 2033 1815
Average daily rate £410 £421 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.61% -0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £12.60 £28.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.50 £54.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Team Foundation Server
England

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 16 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +12 70 £375 -15.49% 19
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £350 - 1
Westminster - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Wembley - - - - 1
Beckenham - - - - 1
Brentford - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 269 (65.77%) C#
2 264 (64.55%) .NET
3 218 (53.30%) SQL Server
4 191 (46.70%) Microsoft
5 169 (41.32%) Visual Studio
6 155 (37.90%) SQL
7 141 (34.47%) ASP.NET
8 130 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
9 116 (28.36%) WCF
10 108 (26.41%) Finance
11 93 (22.74%) TDD
12 91 (22.25%) .NET Framework
13 89 (21.76%) MVC
14 88 (21.52%) Scrum
15 85 (20.78%) JavaScript
16 83 (20.29%) Oracle
17 82 (20.05%) HTML
18 77 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
19 76 (18.58%) Windows
20 75 (18.34%) SharePoint
21 70 (17.11%) jQuery
22 66 (16.14%) CSS
22 66 (16.14%) OO
23 61 (14.91%) QA
24 58 (14.18%) XML
25 57 (13.94%) Web Services
26 56 (13.69%) T-SQL
26 56 (13.69%) WPF
27 55 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
28 54 (13.20%) ASP.NET MVC

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (18.34%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 29 (7.09%) IIS
4 18 (4.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 16 (3.91%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (3.67%) WebLogic
7 14 (3.42%) CMS
8 10 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (2.20%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.96%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.98%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.98%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.73%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.73%) LiveCycle
12 3 (0.73%) ArcSDE
13 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.24%) Lync
14 1 (0.24%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 47 (11.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.98%) MS Office
3 3 (0.73%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (5.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.22%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.49%) SunGard GMI
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.24%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.22%) IaaS
3 5 (1.22%) SaaS
3 5 (1.22%) PaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Office 365
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.20%) Internet
2 8 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.96%) Firewall
3 7 (1.71%) LDAP
4 6 (1.47%) WAN
4 6 (1.47%) DHCP
4 6 (1.47%) LAN
5 2 (0.49%) Intranet
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
6 1 (0.24%) DNS
6 1 (0.24%) HTTP
6 1 (0.24%) SSL
6 1 (0.24%) SMS
6 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (53.30%) SQL Server
2 77 (18.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (11.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 23 (5.62%) SQL Server 2005
7 16 (3.91%) MySQL
7 16 (3.91%) Relational Database
7 16 (3.91%) Oracle Database
8 14 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.44%) PerformancePoint
10 9 (2.20%) QlikView
11 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.73%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.73%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.73%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 169 (41.32%) Visual Studio
2 47 (11.49%) Selenium
3 38 (9.29%) FitNesse
3 38 (9.29%) NUnit
4 35 (8.56%) Subversion
5 31 (7.58%) JIRA
6 29 (7.09%) Git (software)
7 25 (6.11%) Jenkins
8 23 (5.62%) Visual Studio Team System
8 23 (5.62%) TeamCity
9 17 (4.16%) MSBuild
9 17 (4.16%) Maven
10 16 (3.91%) MSTest
10 16 (3.91%) SpecFlow
11 15 (3.67%) CruiseControl
12 14 (3.42%) ClearCase
13 11 (2.69%) Bugzilla
14 10 (2.44%) Ant
15 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 108 (26.41%) Finance
2 23 (5.62%) Banking
3 22 (5.38%) Front Office
4 14 (3.42%) Back Office
5 9 (2.20%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.96%) Legal
7 7 (1.71%) Retail
8 5 (1.22%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.22%) Advertising
8 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Publishing
9 2 (0.49%) German Language
9 2 (0.49%) Marketing
9 2 (0.49%) Billing
9 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 226 (55.26%) Developer
2 86 (21.03%) .NET Developer
3 72 (17.60%) Analyst
4 58 (14.18%) C# Developer
5 34 (8.31%) Senior Developer
6 33 (8.07%) Test Analyst
7 30 (7.33%) QA Analyst
7 30 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (6.85%) Tester
9 26 (6.36%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
11 15 (3.67%) QA Tester
12 14 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 12 (2.93%) Deployment Manager
13 12 (2.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (2.69%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (2.69%) SQL Developer
14 11 (2.69%) Architect
14 11 (2.69%) Web Developer
14 11 (2.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 264 (64.55%) .NET
2 141 (34.47%) ASP.NET
3 116 (28.36%) WCF
4 91 (22.25%) .NET Framework
5 82 (20.05%) HTML
6 70 (17.11%) jQuery
7 66 (16.14%) CSS
8 58 (14.18%) XML
9 57 (13.94%) Web Services
10 56 (13.69%) WPF
11 54 (13.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (9.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 29 (7.09%) LINQ
14 27 (6.60%) Ajax
14 27 (6.60%) WinForms
15 23 (5.62%) HTML5
16 20 (4.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 17 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 17 (4.16%) SOAP
18 16 (3.91%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.40%) Inversion of Control
2 14 (3.42%) Hedge funds
3 11 (2.69%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.20%) Derivative
5 9 (2.20%) Market Risk
6 8 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.71%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.71%) Clustering
8 6 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.47%) Fixed Income
8 6 (1.47%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.22%) Open Source
9 5 (1.22%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.22%) IPTV
9 5 (1.22%) Equities
9 5 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.98%) Smartcard
10 4 (0.98%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 76 (18.58%) Windows
2 19 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
2 19 (4.65%) UNIX
3 12 (2.93%) Linux
4 5 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.98%) VMS
5 4 (0.98%) Debian
6 3 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.73%) Android
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.24%) bada
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (22.74%) TDD
3 89 (21.76%) MVC
4 88 (21.52%) Scrum
5 66 (16.14%) OO
6 55 (13.45%) Continuous Integration
7 45 (11.00%) Test Automation
8 42 (10.27%) Unit Testing
9 35 (8.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 29 (7.09%) Software Engineering
11 28 (6.85%) Waterfall
11 28 (6.85%) Automation Testing
12 27 (6.60%) CRM
13 26 (6.36%) SOA
13 26 (6.36%) Configuration Management
14 24 (5.87%) OOD
15 23 (5.62%) Test Scripting
16 22 (5.38%) Workflow
16 22 (5.38%) Analytics
17 21 (5.13%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 269 (65.77%) C#
2 155 (37.90%) SQL
3 85 (20.78%) JavaScript
4 56 (13.69%) T-SQL
5 28 (6.85%) PL/SQL
5 28 (6.85%) Java
6 21 (5.13%) VB
6 21 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 17 (4.16%) VB.NET
8 9 (2.20%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.20%) Python
9 8 (1.96%) Ruby
10 7 (1.71%) C++
11 6 (1.47%) Perl
11 6 (1.47%) VB6
11 6 (1.47%) F#
12 5 (1.22%) PHP
12 5 (1.22%) VBScript
13 4 (0.98%) C
13 4 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 45 (11.00%) Degree
2 23 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.93%) Security Cleared
4 11 (2.69%) ISEB
5 9 (2.20%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.20%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.20%) MCP
6 6 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.22%) MCAD
8 4 (0.98%) MCSD
9 3 (0.73%) MCITP
10 2 (0.49%) MCTS
11 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.24%) MCPD
11 1 (0.24%) CFA
11 1 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (14.91%) QA
2 4 (0.98%) WCAG
3 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) EMIR
4 1 (0.24%) CRD IV
4 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.96%) vCloud
3 2 (0.49%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.24%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.24%) XenApp
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
1 10 (2.44%) Puppet
2 7 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.47%) BladeLogic
4 2 (0.49%) Nagios
4 2 (0.49%) Ganglia
5 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 191 (46.70%) Microsoft
2 83 (20.29%) Oracle
3 11 (2.69%) VMware
4 8 (1.96%) HP
5 7 (1.71%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.71%) Remedy
6 6 (1.47%) Sybase
6 6 (1.47%) JBoss
6 6 (1.47%) Actuate
6 6 (1.47%) MKS
6 6 (1.47%) Telerik
7 5 (1.22%) IBM
8 4 (0.98%) SAP
8 4 (0.98%) ESRI
9 3 (0.73%) DevExpress
9 3 (0.73%) Typemock
9 3 (0.73%) Google
9 3 (0.73%) TIBCO
9 3 (0.73%) BT
9 3 (0.73%) Ab Initio
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