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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 57 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +11
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 33 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.68% 3.72% 0.92%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.13% 41.25% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 5
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£400 £380 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-24.44% +39.53%
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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
93 80 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.41% 9.02% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 42 30
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.27 £39.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.64% +5.33%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 20 (68.97%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 18 (62.07%) MVC
3 17 (58.62%) Automated Testing
4 16 (55.17%) NUnit
4 16 (55.17%) WCF
5 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
6 14 (48.28%) SOA
6 14 (48.28%) Scrum
7 13 (44.83%) SQL
8 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
9 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (34.48%) TDD
9 10 (34.48%) OO
9 10 (34.48%) OOD
9 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (31.03%) Kentico
10 9 (31.03%) CMS
11 8 (27.59%) Web Services
12 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
13 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
14 5 (17.24%) Oracle
14 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
14 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
14 5 (17.24%) Release Management
14 5 (17.24%) jQuery
14 5 (17.24%) Selenium
15 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
15 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
15 4 (13.79%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (41.38%) SharePoint
2 9 (31.03%) CMS
2 9 (31.03%) Kentico
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.45%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) WLAN
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
1 2 (6.90%) SNMP
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
1 2 (6.90%) DSL
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
1 2 (6.90%) IPsec
1 2 (6.90%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) NUnit
2 5 (17.24%) Selenium
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Web Developer
4 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Network Support
8 1 (3.45%) Web Editor
8 1 (3.45%) Copywriter
8 1 (3.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) WCF
3 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 8 (27.59%) Web Services
5 7 (24.14%) Entity Framework
6 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.24%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (6.90%) CSS
10 1 (3.45%) SOAP
10 1 (3.45%) HTML
10 1 (3.45%) XML
10 1 (3.45%) Ajax
10 1 (3.45%) CSS3
10 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) N-Tier
1 2 (6.90%) e-Health
2 1 (3.45%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) MVC
2 17 (58.62%) Automated Testing
3 14 (48.28%) SOA
3 14 (48.28%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) TDD
4 10 (34.48%) OO
4 10 (34.48%) OOD
5 5 (17.24%) Release Management
6 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
7 3 (10.34%) System Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.90%) DevOps
8 2 (6.90%) Load Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Content Management
9 1 (3.45%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCNP
1 2 (6.90%) CCNA
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) CA
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) ION Trading
4 1 (3.45%) F5