The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 45 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 21 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.55% 0.67% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.00% 13.16% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £385 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £324 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Development Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
75 38 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 9.12% 5.09% 10.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 27 44
Average daily rate £400 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (75.76%) C#
3 22 (66.67%) .NET
4 21 (63.64%) Visual Studio
5 20 (60.61%) Oracle
6 19 (57.58%) Scrum
7 18 (54.55%) Oracle Database
8 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (45.45%) TDD
9 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
9 14 (42.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 13 (39.39%) NUnit
11 12 (36.36%) SOA
11 12 (36.36%) Automated Testing
12 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (33.33%) OO
13 10 (30.30%) SQL
13 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
13 10 (30.30%) WCF
14 9 (27.27%) Selenium
14 9 (27.27%) Coaching
14 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
15 8 (24.24%) MVC
15 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
15 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
15 8 (24.24%) SCCM
16 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (18.18%) Windows
17 6 (18.18%) Finance

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.06%) ColdFusion
3 1 (3.03%) Content Management Server
3 1 (3.03%) Kentico
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle Database
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (63.64%) Visual Studio
2 13 (39.39%) NUnit
3 9 (27.27%) Selenium
4 3 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.03%) Redmine
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Test Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) .NET
2 14 (42.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
3 10 (30.30%) WCF
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.12%) jQuery
7 3 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (9.09%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.03%) WPF
8 1 (3.03%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.03%) VLE
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows NT
2 4 (12.12%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows CE
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (57.58%) Scrum
3 15 (45.45%) TDD
3 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (36.36%) Automated Testing
4 12 (36.36%) SOA
5 11 (33.33%) OO
6 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
6 9 (27.27%) Coaching
7 8 (24.24%) MVC
8 5 (15.15%) Web Development
9 4 (12.12%) BDD
10 2 (6.06%) Change Control
10 2 (6.06%) System Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Kanban
10 2 (6.06%) Test Automation
10 2 (6.06%) User Stories
10 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
10 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
10 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) VBScript
3 4 (12.12%) Java
4 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) ISEB
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Oracle
2 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.03%) Splunk