The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 34 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 0.55% 3.95% 1.90%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.50% 42.86% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
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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 Luton region.

Development Applications Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.37% 9.21% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 10
Average daily rate £400 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (77.78%) Confluence
3 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) VB
4 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
5 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (55.56%) DevOps
5 5 (55.56%) FinalBuilder
5 5 (55.56%) Web Services
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (44.44%) MSMQ
7 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) CMS
7 3 (33.33%) Log4Net
7 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 2 (22.22%) Retail
8 2 (22.22%) CMDB

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 8 (88.89%) IIS
2 7 (77.78%) Confluence
3 3 (33.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
4 5 (55.56%) FinalBuilder
5 3 (33.33%) Log4Net
6 2 (22.22%) Artifactory
7 1 (11.11%) NSubstitute
7 1 (11.11%) ReSharper
7 1 (11.11%) NUnit
7 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Configuration Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Software Configuration Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer
5 1 (11.11%) WPF Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Software Configuration Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) MSMQ
5 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Autofac
6 1 (11.11%) WinForms
6 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) BDD
4 1 (11.11%) Revenue Management
4 1 (11.11%) Yield Management
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) PowerShell
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) VB
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft