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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 45 56 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 21 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.61% 1.73% 0.79%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.30% 13.56% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 5
Median daily rate £363 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
Team Foundation Server
Berkshire

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
83 118 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.30% 12.76% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 86 33
Median daily rate £375 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £293 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 39 (88.64%) C#
2 33 (75.00%) .NET
3 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
6 13 (29.55%) Build Automation
6 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (27.27%) CRM
8 11 (25.00%) Web Services
8 11 (25.00%) JIRA
8 11 (25.00%) MSBuild
9 10 (22.73%) Artifactory
9 10 (22.73%) NuGet
9 10 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
9 10 (22.73%) SOAP
9 10 (22.73%) OO
10 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
10 9 (20.45%) Windows
10 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
10 9 (20.45%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (20.45%) Finance
10 9 (20.45%) Scrum
10 9 (20.45%) JSON
10 9 (20.45%) SDLC
10 9 (20.45%) DevOps
10 9 (20.45%) Waterfall

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) CTI
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 11 (25.00%) JIRA
2 11 (25.00%) MSBuild
3 10 (22.73%) Artifactory
3 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 10 (22.73%) NuGet
4 8 (18.18%) MSTest
5 5 (11.36%) SpecFlow
6 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.82%) Appium
7 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.82%) Selenium
7 3 (6.82%) WebDriver
8 2 (4.55%) Fiddler
9 1 (2.27%) TestRail
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Build Engineer
4 7 (15.91%) Tester
5 6 (13.64%) Senior Build Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.36%) CRM Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
7 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Selenium Automation Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Selenium Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) Web Services
3 10 (22.73%) SOAP
4 9 (20.45%) JSON
5 8 (18.18%) REST
6 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 6 (13.64%) Gherkin
7 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
7 5 (11.36%) RESTful
8 4 (9.09%) Entity Framework
8 4 (9.09%) WCF
8 4 (9.09%) XML
9 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 3 (6.82%) HTML
9 3 (6.82%) jQuery
9 3 (6.82%) Kendo UI
9 3 (6.82%) WPF
10 2 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Unit Testing
3 13 (29.55%) Build Automation
4 12 (27.27%) CRM
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (22.73%) OO
6 9 (20.45%) DevOps
6 9 (20.45%) Scrum
6 9 (20.45%) SDLC
6 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
7 8 (18.18%) B2B
7 8 (18.18%) TDD
8 7 (15.91%) Business Activity Monitoring
8 7 (15.91%) Contact Management
8 7 (15.91%) OOD
8 7 (15.91%) SOA
9 6 (13.64%) BDD
9 6 (13.64%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.64%) MVC
10 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) C#
2 9 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) XAML
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) ISEB
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SDET
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.27%) HP
2 1 (2.27%) IBM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) Sitecore