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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 62 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -16
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.48% 1.43% 3.38%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.19% 17.57% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 14
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£425 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £303 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £343 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £50.75 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +107.14%
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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
91 74 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.22% 8.11% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 44
Average daily rate £325 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £274 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £437 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.52% +0.80%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 14 (56.00%) C#
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) .NET
4 8 (32.00%) Web Services
4 8 (32.00%) Scrum
5 7 (28.00%) e-Health
5 7 (28.00%) IPsec
5 7 (28.00%) Wireless
5 7 (28.00%) LAN
5 7 (28.00%) WAN
5 7 (28.00%) SNMP
5 7 (28.00%) VPN
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (28.00%) CA
5 7 (28.00%) CCNP
5 7 (28.00%) DSL
5 7 (28.00%) WCF
5 7 (28.00%) CA Spectrum
5 7 (28.00%) Structured Cabling
6 6 (24.00%) Cisco Prime
6 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
6 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (20.00%) TDD
7 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 3 (12.00%) Kentico
3 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
3 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) WAN
1 7 (28.00%) SNMP
1 7 (28.00%) VPN
1 7 (28.00%) DSL
1 7 (28.00%) LAN
1 7 (28.00%) Wireless
1 7 (28.00%) IPsec
1 7 (28.00%) Structured Cabling
2 5 (20.00%) WLAN
3 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) NUnit
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) C++ Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Network Support
8 1 (4.00%) Applications Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Web Editor
8 1 (4.00%) Copywriter
8 1 (4.00%) Systems Tester
8 1 (4.00%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) Web Services
3 7 (28.00%) WCF
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) CSS
5 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (12.00%) jQuery
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (8.00%) SOAP
8 1 (4.00%) XML
8 1 (4.00%) XML Messaging
8 1 (4.00%) WinForms
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) e-Health
2 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.00%) Biometrics
3 1 (4.00%) Blog
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) MVS
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Automated Testing
4 5 (20.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) SOA
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) OOD
6 3 (12.00%) Web Development
6 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Load Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Integration Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.00%) System Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
8 1 (4.00%) ITIL
8 1 (4.00%) SEO
8 1 (4.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C++
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (28.00%) CCNP
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) CA
2 4 (16.00%) F5
3 3 (12.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft