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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 57 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 1.74% 2.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.79% 17.50% 28.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 11
Average daily rate £330 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.01% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £354 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £466 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
Team Foundation Server
Buckinghamshire

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
77 80 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.94% 9.94% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 30
Average daily rate £325 £414 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.45% +3.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (81.25%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (43.75%) Intranet
6 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
6 7 (43.75%) XML
6 7 (43.75%) HTML
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (31.25%) SQL
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (18.75%) Oracle
8 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 3 (18.75%) Selenium
9 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 2 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (12.50%) F5
9 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 2 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (12.50%) WLAN
9 2 (12.50%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (18.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) Intranet
2 2 (12.50%) DSL
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) SNMP
2 2 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) Wireless
2 2 (12.50%) WLAN
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Visual Studio
2 3 (18.75%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) SharePoint Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint Specialist
4 2 (12.50%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (43.75%) HTML
4 7 (43.75%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.25%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) LINQ
5 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) e-Health
2 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
3 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Business Development
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Use Case
4 1 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) F5
4 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) SAP