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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 101 86 105
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 24 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.05% 1.82% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.35% 12.57% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 22
Median daily rate £475 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.05 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
378 374 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.48% 14.50% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 229 224
Median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £301 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 40 11
Median hourly rate £41.13 £41.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.40 £35.80 £35.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £56.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 5 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 December 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 +4 14 £486 +38.92%
Hertfordshire -15 6 £475 -5.00% 7
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £400 +6.66% 3
Essex +6 1 £325 - 3
Bedfordshire -2 1 - -
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (70.00%) C#
3 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
5 17 (42.50%) SQL
6 15 (37.50%) .NET
6 15 (37.50%) TDD
7 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (35.00%) CRM
8 13 (32.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (27.50%) Migration
10 10 (25.00%) MVC
10 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (25.00%) MCITP
11 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
11 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
11 9 (22.50%) Entity Framework
11 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
11 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
12 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 8 (20.00%) Data Migration
13 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (17.50%) Release Management
13 7 (17.50%) MSBuild
13 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.50%) CSS
13 7 (17.50%) Continuous Deployment
14 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

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 5 (12.50%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (32.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MSBuild
1 7 (17.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (7.50%) Protractor
2 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
2 11 (27.50%) CRM Developer
3 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Release Manager
5 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Architect
9 2 (5.00%) DBA
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
9 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Architect
9 2 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) .NET
2 9 (22.50%) .NET Framework
2 9 (22.50%) AngularJS
2 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
2 9 (22.50%) Entity Framework
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (15.00%) jQuery
4 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (12.50%) LINQ
5 5 (12.50%) WCF
6 4 (10.00%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) SOAP
6 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (7.50%) XML
8 2 (5.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (5.00%) Reactive Extensions
8 2 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Clustering
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) TDD
3 14 (35.00%) CRM
4 11 (27.50%) Migration
5 10 (25.00%) MVC
6 8 (20.00%) Data Migration
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Deployment
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (17.50%) Release Management
8 6 (15.00%) Scrum
9 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
9 5 (12.50%) OO
10 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Workflow
11 3 (7.50%) ATDD
11 3 (7.50%) ITIL
11 3 (7.50%) MVVM
12 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) C#
2 17 (42.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) PowerShell
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) MCITP
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.50%) Nintex
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle