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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 61 43 46
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.56% 3.02% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.94% 31.94% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 2
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£388 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% -13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
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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
87 72 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.41% 9.46% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 36 20
Average daily rate £400 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £338
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +6.47%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) NUnit
2 16 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 16 (80.00%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (75.00%) WCF
4 14 (70.00%) SOA
5 13 (65.00%) C#
6 12 (60.00%) Scrum
7 11 (55.00%) MVC
7 11 (55.00%) SharePoint
8 10 (50.00%) OO
8 10 (50.00%) OOD
8 10 (50.00%) TDD
8 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (45.00%) Kentico
10 8 (40.00%) CMS
10 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (30.00%) Selenium
12 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (25.00%) Release Management
12 5 (25.00%) jQuery
12 5 (25.00%) Oracle
12 5 (25.00%) SQL
12 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
13 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
13 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
14 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
15 2 (10.00%) Finance
15 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (55.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (45.00%) Kentico
3 8 (40.00%) CMS
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (85.00%) NUnit
2 6 (30.00%) Selenium
3 5 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (55.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) WCF
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) CSS3
7 1 (5.00%) Ajax
7 1 (5.00%) HTML
7 1 (5.00%) CSS
7 1 (5.00%) SOAP
7 1 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Automated Testing
2 14 (70.00%) SOA
3 12 (60.00%) Scrum
4 11 (55.00%) MVC
5 10 (50.00%) OO
5 10 (50.00%) OOD
5 10 (50.00%) TDD
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (25.00%) Release Management
8 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (10.00%) DevOps
9 2 (10.00%) System Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Load Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
10 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (5.00%) User Stories
10 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) Project Management
10 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
10 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft