The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 106 124 75
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -49
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 25 18 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 0.60% 2.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.06% 4.26% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 29
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £238 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £445 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.25%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

Development Applications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
354 423 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 14.18% 14.16% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 243 236
Median daily rate £400 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 27
Median hourly rate £36.00 £39.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% +6.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.50 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £51.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+9.47% -0.92%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East of England region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +2 14 £450 +9.09%
Cambridgeshire +19 6 £375 +15.38% 1
Bedfordshire +7 3 £450 +5.88% 4
Norfolk 0 3 £325 -13.33%
Essex +6 1 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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 East of England region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (60.00%) C#
3 34 (48.57%) .NET
4 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
5 24 (34.29%) CRM
6 21 (30.00%) SQL
7 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 20 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
8 17 (24.29%) TDD
9 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (21.43%) JIRA
9 15 (21.43%) WCF
10 14 (20.00%) MVC
10 14 (20.00%) SharePoint
10 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
11 13 (18.57%) XML
11 13 (18.57%) Scrum
12 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
13 10 (14.29%) Web Services
13 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
13 10 (14.29%) ITIL
13 10 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
14 9 (12.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
14 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (11.43%) jQuery
15 8 (11.43%) MCITP

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.71%) Confluence
4 3 (4.29%) IIS
4 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.86%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) GitHub
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) SAN
2 3 (4.29%) Firewall
3 2 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (21.43%) JIRA
2 11 (15.71%) Visual Studio
3 9 (12.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (11.43%) NUnit
5 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.29%) CruiseControl
7 2 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.86%) MSTest
7 2 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.86%) Subversion
8 1 (1.43%) FitNesse
8 1 (1.43%) MorphX
8 1 (1.43%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.43%) NuGet
8 1 (1.43%) Selenium
8 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (58.57%) Developer
2 13 (18.57%) .NET Developer
2 13 (18.57%) CRM Developer
3 8 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (11.43%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Release Engineer
5 6 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Analyst
6 5 (7.14%) Consultant
6 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Development Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 20 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.43%) WCF
4 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (18.57%) XML
6 10 (14.29%) Web Services
7 9 (12.86%) .NET Framework
8 8 (11.43%) jQuery
9 7 (10.00%) CSS
9 7 (10.00%) HTML
9 7 (10.00%) SOAP
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (8.57%) Entity Framework
10 6 (8.57%) LINQ
11 5 (7.14%) NHibernate
11 5 (7.14%) RESTful
11 5 (7.14%) Silverlight
11 5 (7.14%) WPF
12 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.29%) Statistics
4 2 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.43%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 4 (5.71%) Linux
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.86%) Android
4 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (34.29%) CRM
3 17 (24.29%) TDD
4 14 (20.00%) MVC
5 13 (18.57%) Scrum
6 10 (14.29%) ITIL
7 9 (12.86%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (10.00%) SOLID
8 7 (10.00%) UML
8 7 (10.00%) V-Model
8 7 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.57%) Data Protection
9 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.57%) Workflow
10 5 (7.14%) BDD
10 5 (7.14%) SOA
10 5 (7.14%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.14%) Web Development
11 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.00%) C#
2 21 (30.00%) SQL
3 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.86%) PHP
6 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.86%) X++
7 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (12.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.43%) MCITP
3 7 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.43%) QA
2 7 (10.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (10.00%) TickIT
3 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
1 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) Adobe
3 2 (2.86%) Interwoven
3 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.86%) Nintex
3 2 (2.86%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.43%) Capita
4 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.43%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.43%) Splunk
4 1 (1.43%) VMware