The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 43 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.78% 0.99% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.24% 14.71% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
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£250 £388 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +31.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £334
% change year-on-year
- +4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.00 £55.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.27% +57.14%
Team Foundation Server
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
68 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.41% 6.73% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 17 12
Average daily rate £338 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -1.33%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Oxfordshire region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 7 £250 - 2
Witney - 1 £225 -
Wallingford - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 8 (72.73%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) MVC
4 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
4 6 (54.55%) WCF
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) XSLT
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
6 4 (36.36%) Kendo UI
6 4 (36.36%) REST
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 4 (36.36%) OOXML
6 4 (36.36%) Telerik
6 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 3 (27.27%) VB.NET

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) SPSS
2 1 (9.09%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) VB Developer
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Web Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
3 6 (54.55%) WCF
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) Kendo UI
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) XSLT
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (36.36%) jQuery
5 4 (36.36%) OOXML
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET
6 1 (9.09%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) User Stories
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VB6
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Telerik
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Alterian