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 October 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 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 108 99 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 20 42 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.82% 1.49% 1.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.27% 10.12% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 34
Median daily rate £425 £351 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.25% -17.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.80% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% +3.94%
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
319 415 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 13.12% 14.69% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 219 227
Median daily rate £404 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.08% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 17
Median hourly rate £47.50 £40.50 £45.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -10.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.30 £30.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.78
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.89%

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 October 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 October 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 +8 15 £425 +21.25% 1
Hertfordshire -9 3 - - 4
Cambridgeshire +15 1 £450 +44.00% 2
Essex -6 1 £325 -4.41% 3
Team Foundation Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (66.67%) C#
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) CRM
3 21 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (44.44%) SQL
5 19 (42.22%) .NET
6 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (31.11%) TDD
9 11 (24.44%) WCF
9 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
10 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (20.00%) Migration
10 9 (20.00%) MCITP
11 8 (17.78%) Data Migration
11 8 (17.78%) MVC
11 8 (17.78%) XML
12 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
12 7 (15.56%) SOAP
12 7 (15.56%) Scrum
12 7 (15.56%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
12 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (15.56%) Entity Framework
12 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
13 6 (13.33%) Web Services
13 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
13 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API

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 11 (24.44%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.44%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.22%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) GitHub
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) FTP
2 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MSBuild
1 3 (6.67%) Protractor
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.22%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.22%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 8 (17.78%) .NET Developer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Development Manager
8 3 (6.67%) BizTalk Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (6.67%) QA Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Release Manager
8 3 (6.67%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) WCF
3 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.78%) XML
5 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (15.56%) Entity Framework
5 7 (15.56%) SOAP
6 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (13.33%) Web Services
7 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.11%) Silverlight
8 4 (8.89%) CSS
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (4.44%) HTML
9 2 (4.44%) LINQ
9 2 (4.44%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (4.44%) NHibernate
9 2 (4.44%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) iPad
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) CRM
3 14 (31.11%) TDD
4 9 (20.00%) Migration
5 8 (17.78%) Data Migration
5 8 (17.78%) MVC
6 7 (15.56%) Data Protection
6 7 (15.56%) Scrum
7 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) ITIL
8 4 (8.89%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.89%) Release Management
8 4 (8.89%) Workflow
9 3 (6.67%) ATDD
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.67%) MVVM
9 3 (6.67%) People Management
10 2 (4.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) MCITP
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 1 (2.22%) Capita
3 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.22%) Nintex