The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 180 143 181
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +38
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 713 862 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.45% 1.63% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.62% 11.39% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 571 430
Median daily rate £390 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.97% +10.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+6.02% +9.21%
Team Foundation Server
UK

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

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8267 7565 6730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.82% 14.34% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5589 5051 4503
Median daily rate £430 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 166 108
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.31 £23.10 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £57.50
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 England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in England

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the England region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 September 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
London -28 258 £422 +2.36% 62
South East +9 192 £375 -6.25% 35
South West -5 77 £330 -12.00% 29
West Midlands -3 46 £375 +8.69% 16
North West -12 41 £363 -2.68% 21
East Midlands -3 33 £488 +50.00% 16
Yorkshire -53 27 £550 +61.76% 21
East of England -7 18 £420 +19.06% 14
North East -16 14 £375 +15.38% 3
Midlands -7 1 £300 -
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 England region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 836 (61.25%) .NET
2 771 (56.48%) C#
3 715 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 619 (45.35%) SQL Server
5 581 (42.56%) Microsoft
6 550 (40.29%) SQL
7 368 (26.96%) JavaScript
8 334 (24.47%) ASP.NET
9 329 (24.10%) Visual Studio
10 325 (23.81%) Scrum
11 311 (22.78%) MVC
12 303 (22.20%) Windows
13 259 (18.97%) HTML
14 255 (18.68%) .NET Framework
15 251 (18.39%) TDD
15 251 (18.39%) Web Services
16 248 (18.17%) WCF
17 240 (17.58%) Finance
18 239 (17.51%) XML
19 237 (17.36%) CSS
20 223 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
21 217 (15.90%) jQuery
22 215 (15.75%) Git (software)
23 198 (14.51%) PowerShell
23 198 (14.51%) DevOps
24 188 (13.77%) MS Excel
25 185 (13.55%) SharePoint
26 173 (12.67%) T-SQL
27 170 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
28 167 (12.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 185 (13.55%) SharePoint
2 131 (9.60%) IIS
3 81 (5.93%) BizTalk Server
4 69 (5.05%) CMS
5 36 (2.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 32 (2.34%) WebSphere
7 30 (2.20%) Sitecore CMS
8 28 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 22 (1.61%) NServiceBus
10 21 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (0.88%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.81%) EPiServer CMS
13 9 (0.66%) Confluence
13 9 (0.66%) K2 blackpearl
14 8 (0.59%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.59%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.44%) Apache
16 5 (0.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 5 (0.37%) MS Project Server
16 5 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 188 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 36 (2.64%) MS Office
3 19 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (0.95%) InfoPath
5 12 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.51%) MS Project
7 5 (0.37%) Mingle
7 5 (0.37%) SketchUp
8 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.073%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 116 (8.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.15%) SystmOne
7 1 (0.073%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.073%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.073%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 170 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (5.20%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.64%) Office 365
4 30 (2.20%) IaaS
5 26 (1.90%) PaaS
6 15 (1.10%) Boomi
7 9 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (0.66%) GitHub
8 7 (0.51%) SaaS
8 7 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (0.44%) Trello
10 4 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.29%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.78%) DNS
2 23 (1.68%) HTTP
3 22 (1.61%) TCP/IP
4 21 (1.54%) Internet
5 11 (0.81%) Intranet
5 11 (0.81%) Network Security
5 11 (0.81%) VPN
6 10 (0.73%) SSL
7 7 (0.51%) Firewall
8 6 (0.44%) SNMP
9 5 (0.37%) FTP
9 5 (0.37%) SAN
10 4 (0.29%) CTI
10 4 (0.29%) Extranet
10 4 (0.29%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.29%) SSH
11 3 (0.22%) LAN
11 3 (0.22%) NAS
12 2 (0.15%) DMZ
12 2 (0.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 619 (45.35%) SQL Server
2 167 (12.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 150 (10.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 124 (9.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 95 (6.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 92 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 87 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
8 65 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
9 47 (3.44%) Relational Database
10 42 (3.08%) Power BI
11 40 (2.93%) MongoDB
12 36 (2.64%) Oracle Database
13 27 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
14 26 (1.90%) NoSQL
14 26 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
15 23 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
16 19 (1.39%) Oracle Database 10g
17 16 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
18 15 (1.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
18 15 (1.10%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 329 (24.10%) Visual Studio
2 215 (15.75%) Git (software)
3 121 (8.86%) TeamCity
4 110 (8.06%) Selenium
5 109 (7.99%) SpecFlow
6 108 (7.91%) JIRA
7 80 (5.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 68 (4.98%) MSBuild
9 67 (4.91%) Jenkins
10 48 (3.52%) Subversion
11 47 (3.44%) NUnit
12 35 (2.56%) MSTest
13 34 (2.49%) Cucumber
13 34 (2.49%) Oracle APEX
14 33 (2.42%) WebDriver
15 29 (2.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 27 (1.98%) NuGet
17 25 (1.83%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 22 (1.61%) Bower
18 22 (1.61%) Hudson
General
1 240 (17.58%) Finance
2 67 (4.91%) Retail
3 47 (3.44%) Banking
4 31 (2.27%) Financial Institution
5 22 (1.61%) Marketing
6 21 (1.54%) Back Office
7 20 (1.47%) Advertising
8 18 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 18 (1.32%) Military
9 15 (1.10%) Telecoms
10 14 (1.03%) Law
10 14 (1.03%) Legal
11 13 (0.95%) Front Office
12 9 (0.66%) Local Government
12 9 (0.66%) Publishing
13 6 (0.44%) Electronics
14 5 (0.37%) Games
15 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.073%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.073%) Billing
Job Titles
1 692 (50.70%) Developer
2 308 (22.56%) .NET Developer
3 189 (13.85%) C# Developer
4 134 (9.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 125 (9.16%) Analyst
6 88 (6.45%) Consultant
6 88 (6.45%) SQL Developer
7 82 (6.01%) Tester
8 79 (5.79%) DevOps Engineer
9 74 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
10 66 (4.84%) Test Analyst
11 62 (4.54%) Senior Developer
12 59 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 55 (4.03%) Automation Tester
13 55 (4.03%) CRM Developer
14 54 (3.96%) Architect
15 53 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 44 (3.22%) Software Developer
17 35 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
17 35 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 836 (61.25%) .NET
2 334 (24.47%) ASP.NET
3 259 (18.97%) HTML
4 255 (18.68%) .NET Framework
5 251 (18.39%) Web Services
6 248 (18.17%) WCF
7 239 (17.51%) XML
8 237 (17.36%) CSS
9 217 (15.90%) jQuery
10 159 (11.65%) Entity Framework
11 150 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 133 (9.74%) AngularJS
13 119 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web API
14 112 (8.21%) SOAP
15 98 (7.18%) HTML5
16 96 (7.03%) WPF
17 94 (6.89%) LINQ
18 87 (6.37%) JSON
18 87 (6.37%) RESTful
19 86 (6.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 71 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (3.52%) N-Tier
3 41 (3.00%) Fixed Income
4 35 (2.56%) Replication
5 34 (2.49%) Management Information System
6 33 (2.42%) Equities
7 29 (2.12%) Computer Science
8 24 (1.76%) NHS
9 18 (1.32%) User Experience
10 17 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.25%) Visualisation
11 15 (1.10%) Clustering
11 15 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
12 13 (0.95%) Data Structures
12 13 (0.95%) Mobile App
13 11 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.81%) Data Centre
13 11 (0.81%) Mathematics
14 10 (0.73%) SWIFT
15 9 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 303 (22.20%) Windows
2 92 (6.74%) Windows Server
3 46 (3.37%) Linux
4 31 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.10%) Oracle Linux
7 15 (1.10%) Unix
8 13 (0.95%) Android
9 8 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 8 (0.59%) Windows 7
9 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (0.37%) Windows Phone
10 5 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
10 5 (0.37%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.29%) VMS
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.073%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 715 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 325 (23.81%) Scrum
3 311 (22.78%) MVC
4 251 (18.39%) TDD
5 223 (16.34%) Continuous Integration
6 198 (14.51%) DevOps
7 163 (11.94%) CRM
8 153 (11.21%) Unit Testing
9 146 (10.70%) Business Intelligence
10 130 (9.52%) BDD
11 108 (7.91%) SDLC
12 104 (7.62%) Migration
13 100 (7.33%) Continuous Delivery
14 95 (6.96%) Configuration Management
15 87 (6.37%) ETL
16 86 (6.30%) Waterfall
17 84 (6.15%) OO
18 83 (6.08%) Test Scripting
19 82 (6.01%) Regression Testing
19 82 (6.01%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 771 (56.48%) C#
2 550 (40.29%) SQL
3 368 (26.96%) JavaScript
4 198 (14.51%) PowerShell
5 173 (12.67%) T-SQL
6 110 (8.06%) Java
7 83 (6.08%) VB.NET
8 47 (3.44%) C++
9 40 (2.93%) VB
10 37 (2.71%) F#
11 31 (2.27%) Perl
11 31 (2.27%) PHP
12 30 (2.20%) Shell Script
13 27 (1.98%) C
14 25 (1.83%) PL/SQL
15 24 (1.76%) VBScript
16 23 (1.68%) VB6
16 23 (1.68%) XAML
17 21 (1.54%) TypeScript
18 19 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 147 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 114 (8.35%) SC Cleared
3 85 (6.23%) Degree
4 48 (3.52%) ISEB
5 42 (3.08%) ISTQB
6 36 (2.64%) Microsoft Certification
7 27 (1.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 18 (1.32%) MCSE
9 17 (1.25%) MCITP
10 16 (1.17%) BPSS Clearance
11 15 (1.10%) DV Cleared
11 15 (1.10%) MCSD
12 14 (1.03%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.29%) HNC
14 4 (0.29%) HND
14 4 (0.29%) MCPD
15 3 (0.22%) CCEA
15 3 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (0.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.89%) QA
2 18 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 11 (0.81%) TickIT
4 8 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.29%) WCAG
6 3 (0.22%) MiFID
6 3 (0.22%) SDET
6 3 (0.22%) SLA
7 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.073%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.073%) Solvency II
System Software
1 56 (4.10%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.39%) Docker
4 17 (1.25%) Hyper-V
5 16 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.44%) vCloud
8 5 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.22%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.15%) GridGain
11 1 (0.073%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.073%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.073%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 72 (5.27%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (4.91%) Puppet
3 52 (3.81%) Ansible
4 22 (1.61%) SCOM
5 16 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.59%) Nagios
7 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.22%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.22%) WSUS
9 2 (0.15%) MOM
9 2 (0.15%) Piwik
9 2 (0.15%) SCCM
9 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.073%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.073%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.073%) Control-M
10 1 (0.073%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.073%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 581 (42.56%) Microsoft
2 111 (8.13%) Oracle
3 49 (3.59%) SAP
4 44 (3.22%) VMware
5 42 (3.08%) HP
6 39 (2.86%) Sitecore
7 26 (1.90%) IBM
8 22 (1.61%) Rally
9 19 (1.39%) Red Hat
10 18 (1.32%) AppDynamics
10 18 (1.32%) Dell
11 16 (1.17%) Tableau
11 16 (1.17%) Twitter
12 14 (1.03%) EPiServer
12 14 (1.03%) RedGate
13 13 (0.95%) Apigee
13 13 (0.95%) Dynatrace
13 13 (0.95%) New Relic
14 11 (0.81%) Telerik
15 9 (0.66%) Splunk
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