The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 48 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.55% 2.39% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.84% 28.95% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 0
Average daily rate £300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
62 38 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 11.38% 8.26% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 24 40
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £370 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +79.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Team Foundation Server
South East

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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon - 2 £300 - 1
Witney - 1 £260 - 2
Oxford - - - - 2
Thame - - - -
Team Foundation Server
South East

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) HP
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (37.50%) Physics
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (12.50%) QUnit
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (12.50%) BDD

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) QUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Quality Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) NHibernate
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mathematics
1 3 (37.50%) Physics
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft