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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 184 200 186
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 685 580 610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.14% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.04% 8.90% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 389 385
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £30.15 £32.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £34.70 £55.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
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
7576 6515 6229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 14.87% 12.85% 12.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5203 4224 4068
Median daily rate £438 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 134 123
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.04 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -5.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £26.42 £31.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £47.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £37.27 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.36% -3.19%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +1 219 £425 +0.59% 64
South East +35 168 £400 +14.28% 40
North West +32 57 £400 +25.49% 27
West Midlands +9 56 £350 - 10
Yorkshire -31 50 £400 +23.07% 24
East of England +27 39 £438 +2.94% 11
East Midlands +5 38 £363 +18.85% 2
South West +1 38 £363 +4.69% 24
North East -21 18 £325 +44.44% 5
Midlands -5 1 £325 -30.85%
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 757 (57.00%) .NET
2 681 (51.28%) C#
3 621 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
4 591 (44.50%) SQL Server
5 557 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 546 (41.11%) SQL
7 322 (24.25%) Windows
8 286 (21.54%) Visual Studio
9 283 (21.31%) MVC
10 279 (21.01%) ASP.NET
11 274 (20.63%) JavaScript
12 246 (18.52%) Finance
13 240 (18.07%) Web Services
14 232 (17.47%) .NET Framework
15 224 (16.87%) Scrum
16 222 (16.72%) TDD
17 206 (15.51%) T-SQL
18 204 (15.36%) Continuous Integration
19 196 (14.76%) jQuery
20 194 (14.61%) HTML
21 177 (13.33%) PowerShell
22 176 (13.25%) MS Excel
23 173 (13.03%) WCF
24 170 (12.80%) XML
25 163 (12.27%) Entity Framework
26 161 (12.12%) CSS
27 152 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
27 152 (11.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 150 (11.30%) DevOps
29 146 (10.99%) Git (software)

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
1 131 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 95 (7.15%) IIS
3 57 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
4 37 (2.79%) CMS
5 28 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 23 (1.73%) WebSphere
7 19 (1.43%) JBoss
8 15 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 14 (1.05%) Apache
9 14 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
10 11 (0.83%) Node.js
10 11 (0.83%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.75%) MS Project Server
12 9 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.60%) Confluence
13 8 (0.60%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.45%) Sitefinity
15 5 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 176 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 20 (1.51%) MS Project
3 19 (1.43%) MS Office
4 15 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.23%) Mingle
8 1 (0.075%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.075%) Simulink
8 1 (0.075%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 107 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.30%) TradeThru
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.15%) Endur
5 2 (0.15%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 111 (8.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (1.96%) IaaS
4 22 (1.66%) Office 365
5 16 (1.20%) PaaS
6 13 (0.98%) SaaS
7 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.38%) GitHub
8 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
9 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.15%) Taleo
10 2 (0.15%) Trello
10 2 (0.15%) Yammer
11 1 (0.075%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.075%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.11%) Internet
2 18 (1.36%) DNS
3 16 (1.20%) Firewall
4 9 (0.68%) CTI
5 7 (0.53%) SAN
6 6 (0.45%) HTTP
7 5 (0.38%) Intranet
7 5 (0.38%) SNMP
7 5 (0.38%) SSL
7 5 (0.38%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.30%) Network Security
8 4 (0.30%) SMTP
9 3 (0.23%) FTP
9 3 (0.23%) Kerberos
9 3 (0.23%) SSH
10 2 (0.15%) Extranet
10 2 (0.15%) LAN
10 2 (0.15%) LDAP
10 2 (0.15%) VPN
10 2 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 591 (44.50%) SQL Server
2 152 (11.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 135 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 92 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 81 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 81 (6.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 52 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
6 52 (3.92%) Relational Database
7 49 (3.69%) Oracle Database
8 38 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
9 36 (2.71%) SQL Server 2014
10 20 (1.51%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.51%) SSDT
11 16 (1.20%) MySQL
12 11 (0.83%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (0.75%) Big Data
13 10 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (0.68%) OLAP
14 9 (0.68%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (0.68%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 286 (21.54%) Visual Studio
2 146 (10.99%) Git (software)
3 116 (8.73%) JIRA
4 95 (7.15%) Selenium
5 93 (7.00%) SpecFlow
6 91 (6.85%) Jenkins
7 90 (6.78%) TeamCity
8 73 (5.50%) NUnit
9 63 (4.74%) Subversion
10 57 (4.29%) MSBuild
10 57 (4.29%) Octopus Deploy
11 45 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 42 (3.16%) Cucumber
13 36 (2.71%) Maven
14 31 (2.33%) MSTest
15 27 (2.03%) Artifactory
16 25 (1.88%) NuGet
17 23 (1.73%) Jasmine
18 20 (1.51%) CruiseControl
18 20 (1.51%) WebDriver
General
1 246 (18.52%) Finance
2 57 (4.29%) Banking
3 47 (3.54%) Retail
4 23 (1.73%) Marketing
5 18 (1.36%) Investment Banking
6 17 (1.28%) Front Office
7 15 (1.13%) Back Office
8 14 (1.05%) Billing
9 13 (0.98%) Advertising
10 12 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 11 (0.83%) Law
11 11 (0.83%) Publishing
12 9 (0.68%) Military
13 8 (0.60%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.38%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.38%) Local Government
14 5 (0.38%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.30%) Electronics
15 4 (0.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 627 (47.21%) Developer
2 307 (23.12%) .NET Developer
3 205 (15.44%) C# Developer
4 160 (12.05%) Analyst
5 157 (11.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 128 (9.64%) SQL Developer
7 118 (8.89%) Test Analyst
8 110 (8.28%) Consultant
9 76 (5.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 74 (5.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 69 (5.20%) DevOps Engineer
12 63 (4.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 63 (4.74%) Senior Developer
12 63 (4.74%) SSIS Developer
13 59 (4.44%) SQL Server Developer
14 51 (3.84%) Tester
15 49 (3.69%) CRM Developer
16 46 (3.46%) Software Developer
17 42 (3.16%) Architect
18 41 (3.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 757 (57.00%) .NET
2 279 (21.01%) ASP.NET
3 240 (18.07%) Web Services
4 232 (17.47%) .NET Framework
5 196 (14.76%) jQuery
6 194 (14.61%) HTML
7 173 (13.03%) WCF
8 170 (12.80%) XML
9 163 (12.27%) Entity Framework
10 161 (12.12%) CSS
11 152 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 105 (7.91%) AngularJS
13 100 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web API
14 97 (7.30%) SOAP
15 81 (6.10%) REST
16 77 (5.80%) RESTful
16 77 (5.80%) WPF
17 72 (5.42%) XSLT
18 64 (4.82%) LINQ
19 63 (4.74%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (2.79%) Replication
3 31 (2.33%) N-Tier
4 27 (2.03%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.81%) DataPower
6 21 (1.58%) Clustering
6 21 (1.58%) User Experience
7 18 (1.36%) Inversion of Control
8 17 (1.28%) Derivative
9 15 (1.13%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.90%) Smart Meter
11 11 (0.83%) Client/Server
12 10 (0.75%) IVR
13 9 (0.68%) W3C
14 8 (0.60%) Data Extraction
14 8 (0.60%) NHS
14 8 (0.60%) Smartcard
15 7 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
15 7 (0.53%) Fintech
16 6 (0.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 322 (24.25%) Windows
2 102 (7.68%) Windows Server
3 64 (4.82%) Linux
4 41 (3.09%) Unix
5 39 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (2.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.90%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.68%) Android
11 8 (0.60%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.53%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.15%) CentOS
15 2 (0.15%) CoreOS
16 1 (0.075%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.075%) Solaris
16 1 (0.075%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (46.76%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (21.31%) MVC
3 224 (16.87%) Scrum
4 222 (16.72%) TDD
5 204 (15.36%) Continuous Integration
6 150 (11.30%) DevOps
7 145 (10.92%) CRM
8 134 (10.09%) Unit Testing
9 102 (7.68%) SDLC
10 96 (7.23%) BDD
10 96 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
11 89 (6.70%) Test Automation
12 88 (6.63%) Migration
12 88 (6.63%) Web Development
13 83 (6.25%) Release Management
13 83 (6.25%) Software Engineering
14 80 (6.02%) Configuration Management
14 80 (6.02%) SOA
15 79 (5.95%) User Acceptance Testing
16 76 (5.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 681 (51.28%) C#
2 546 (41.11%) SQL
3 274 (20.63%) JavaScript
4 206 (15.51%) T-SQL
5 177 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 115 (8.66%) Java
7 73 (5.50%) VB.NET
8 41 (3.09%) VB
9 34 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 29 (2.18%) C++
10 29 (2.18%) PHP
11 25 (1.88%) Python
12 23 (1.73%) VBScript
12 23 (1.73%) XAML
13 22 (1.66%) VB6
14 19 (1.43%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.28%) Bash Shell
16 16 (1.20%) Perl
17 13 (0.98%) C
18 11 (0.83%) F#
Qualifications
1 97 (7.30%) Degree
2 80 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 67 (5.05%) ISEB
4 62 (4.67%) SC Cleared
5 55 (4.14%) ISTQB
6 28 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (1.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (0.90%) MCSD
9 11 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (0.83%) MCITP
10 10 (0.75%) MCPD
11 8 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
12 7 (0.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 6 (0.45%) CCEA
13 6 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.38%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.23%) MCSE
16 2 (0.15%) CCNA
16 2 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
16 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (6.10%) QA
2 20 (1.51%) ISO 9001
2 20 (1.51%) TickIT
3 8 (0.60%) SLA
4 6 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.075%) GAAP
6 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.075%) SDET
System Software
1 51 (3.84%) Active Directory
2 17 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.20%) Docker
4 10 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.38%) vSphere
6 4 (0.30%) vCloud
6 4 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.15%) GridGain
7 2 (0.15%) Squid
8 1 (0.075%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 53 (3.99%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (3.24%) Puppet
4 29 (2.18%) Ansible
5 20 (1.51%) SCOM
6 12 (0.90%) logstash
7 10 (0.75%) Nagios
8 6 (0.45%) Kubernetes
9 3 (0.23%) Mesos
9 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.15%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (0.15%) Piwik
11 1 (0.075%) Terraform
11 1 (0.075%) TIBCO Hawk
11 1 (0.075%) WSUS
Vendors
1 557 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 130 (9.79%) Oracle
3 46 (3.46%) IBM
4 31 (2.33%) SAP
5 28 (2.11%) VMware
6 20 (1.51%) Red Hat
7 19 (1.43%) Sitecore
8 16 (1.20%) HP
9 15 (1.13%) Splunk
10 11 (0.83%) ServiceNow
11 10 (0.75%) Capita
12 9 (0.68%) CA
12 9 (0.68%) RedGate
13 8 (0.60%) Apple
13 8 (0.60%) Citrix
13 8 (0.60%) Telerik
13 8 (0.60%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.53%) Google
14 7 (0.53%) Infragistics
14 7 (0.53%) Tableau
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 35 minutes ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300
Posted: 22 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £370 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 22 hours ago
Twickenham, Middlesex
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £290 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Volt
Posted: Yesterday
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Spencer Rose
Rate: £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 300
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Telford Wrekin Council
Rate: From £28,746 to £30,978 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Competitive Daily Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £330 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Hammersmith and Fulham
Talent Point
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago