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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 63 51 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 11 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.22% 1.53% 3.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.92% 20.00% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 13
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£450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £200 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £349
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -16.66%
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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
79 55 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.77% 7.63% 9.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 30 29
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £234 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (65.63%) .NET
3 20 (62.50%) C#
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle
5 16 (50.00%) Scrum
6 15 (46.88%) NUnit
6 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
7 14 (43.75%) Selenium
8 13 (40.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
8 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio
9 12 (37.50%) SOA
9 12 (37.50%) WCF
10 10 (31.25%) TDD
10 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
11 9 (28.13%) SQL
11 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
11 9 (28.13%) MVC
12 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
12 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (21.88%) OO
13 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
13 7 (21.88%) Finance
14 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 5 (15.63%) Release Management
15 5 (15.63%) jQuery
15 5 (15.63%) Automotive
15 5 (15.63%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Kentico
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) Oracle Database
2 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) NUnit
2 14 (43.75%) Selenium
3 13 (40.63%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.13%) Redmine
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Configuration Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Web Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (65.63%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 12 (37.50%) WCF
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
5 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
6 5 (15.63%) jQuery
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (12.50%) HTML5
7 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.13%) CSS3
9 1 (3.13%) CSS
9 1 (3.13%) SOAP
9 1 (3.13%) Web Services
9 1 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (3.13%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.38%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) VLE
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows NT
2 4 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) Scrum
3 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
4 12 (37.50%) SOA
5 10 (31.25%) TDD
6 9 (28.13%) MVC
7 8 (25.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (21.88%) OO
9 5 (15.63%) Release Management
10 4 (12.50%) Web Development
10 4 (12.50%) Coaching
11 3 (9.38%) User Stories
11 3 (9.38%) BDD
11 3 (9.38%) OOD
12 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
12 2 (6.25%) Change Control
12 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 2 (6.25%) System Testing
12 2 (6.25%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) VBScript
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
4 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) ISEB
2 4 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Splunk
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