The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 61 71 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 8 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.80% 2.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.13% 6.50% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 8
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £310 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
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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 Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
79 123 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.08% 12.35% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 78 43
Average daily rate £388 £388 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £36.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -0.67%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (55.56%) C#
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 8 (44.44%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) WCF
6 7 (38.89%) Web Development
6 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) jQuery
8 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
9 4 (22.22%) DSDM
9 4 (22.22%) XML
9 4 (22.22%) Subversion
9 4 (22.22%) WPF
9 4 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
10 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
10 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (16.67%) Selenium
10 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (16.67%) Sitecore

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (16.67%) IIS
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Selenium
3 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (5.56%) Bugzilla
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Moq
4 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Advertising
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
1 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) CRM Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 8 (44.44%) WCF
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (22.22%) WPF
5 4 (22.22%) XML
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) NHibernate
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
8 1 (5.56%) XSL
8 1 (5.56%) XSLT
8 1 (5.56%) WF
8 1 (5.56%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 7 (38.89%) Web Development
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (22.22%) DSDM
5 2 (11.11%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) CRM
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) CMMI
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) Kanban
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Open Text
2 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.56%) Telerik
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP