The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 28 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.80% 2.69% -
As % of the Development Applications category 8.70% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate
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£259 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £41.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.72% +17.85%
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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 Middlesex region.

Development Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
23 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 9.24% 5.38% 5.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 4
Average daily rate £297 £383 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £603 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.90% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.90 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.27% +2.85%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (33.33%) Korn
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (16.67%) People Management

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (16.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
2 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) DHTML
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) ArcObjects
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVVM
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (33.33%) Korn
1 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) ESRI