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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 192 190 181
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 645 626 609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.33% 1.23% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.47% 9.17% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 424 372
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £51.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.81 - £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 - £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.25%
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
7614 6825 6282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.64% 13.42% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5313 4544 4095
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 104 139
Median hourly rate £42.45 £37.04 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.60% -2.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.18 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -38 205 £436 +2.64% 54
South East +38 173 £400 +14.28% 38
North West +2 51 £400 +17.64% 25
West Midlands -4 51 £344 -1.78% 10
South West +23 50 £350 +6.06% 18
East Midlands +22 34 £350 +9.37% 14
Yorkshire -26 34 £425 +21.42% 17
East of England +27 29 £438 +9.37% 9
North East -42 13 £328 +12.93% 7
Midlands - 3 £300 -
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 729 (57.45%) .NET
2 689 (54.29%) C#
3 621 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
4 586 (46.18%) SQL Server
5 551 (43.42%) Microsoft
6 523 (41.21%) SQL
7 286 (22.54%) JavaScript
8 279 (21.99%) Windows
9 276 (21.75%) ASP.NET
10 260 (20.49%) MVC
11 254 (20.02%) Visual Studio
12 244 (19.23%) Web Services
13 243 (19.15%) Finance
14 240 (18.91%) Scrum
15 229 (18.05%) TDD
16 220 (17.34%) .NET Framework
17 193 (15.21%) XML
18 190 (14.97%) T-SQL
19 188 (14.81%) HTML
20 186 (14.66%) jQuery
21 180 (14.18%) WCF
22 179 (14.11%) MS Excel
23 175 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
24 173 (13.63%) CRM
25 166 (13.08%) DevOps
26 162 (12.77%) PowerShell
27 161 (12.69%) CSS
28 159 (12.53%) Git (software)
29 155 (12.21%) Entity Framework
30 154 (12.14%) SQL Server Integration 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
1 149 (11.74%) SharePoint
2 82 (6.46%) IIS
3 65 (5.12%) BizTalk Server
4 58 (4.57%) CMS
5 34 (2.68%) WebSphere
6 31 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (1.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 19 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (0.95%) JBoss
10 12 (0.95%) NServiceBus
11 11 (0.87%) Confluence
11 11 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.87%) WebLogic
12 10 (0.79%) EPiServer CMS
12 10 (0.79%) Tomcat
13 6 (0.47%) Apache
14 4 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.32%) SAS
14 4 (0.32%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 179 (14.11%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.89%) MS Office
3 11 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.79%) MS Project
5 8 (0.63%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.32%) Mingle
7 3 (0.24%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.079%) Simulink
9 1 (0.079%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 124 (9.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.32%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.16%) Endur
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.16%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 113 (8.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (4.18%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (2.52%) Office 365
4 25 (1.97%) IaaS
5 14 (1.10%) PaaS
6 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.32%) GitHub
6 4 (0.32%) SaaS
7 3 (0.24%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (0.24%) AWS OpsWorks
7 3 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.24%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.16%) Taleo
8 2 (0.16%) Trello
9 1 (0.079%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.079%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.079%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.21%) DNS
2 22 (1.73%) Internet
3 16 (1.26%) TCP/IP
4 15 (1.18%) Firewall
5 13 (1.02%) Intranet
6 11 (0.87%) HTTP
7 10 (0.79%) Network Security
8 9 (0.71%) CTI
8 9 (0.71%) SAN
8 9 (0.71%) SSL
9 7 (0.55%) SNMP
10 6 (0.47%) Kerberos
11 5 (0.39%) SSH
12 4 (0.32%) Extranet
12 4 (0.32%) SMTP
13 3 (0.24%) VPN
14 2 (0.16%) DMZ
14 2 (0.16%) FTP
14 2 (0.16%) LAN
14 2 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (46.18%) SQL Server
2 154 (12.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 151 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (7.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 91 (7.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 81 (6.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (4.33%) Data Warehouse
8 46 (3.62%) Relational Database
9 38 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
10 35 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 31 (2.44%) Oracle Database
12 18 (1.42%) SSDT
13 16 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (1.26%) NoSQL
14 15 (1.18%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.02%) MySQL
16 11 (0.87%) MongoDB
16 11 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
17 10 (0.79%) Big Data
17 10 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 254 (20.02%) Visual Studio
2 159 (12.53%) Git (software)
3 106 (8.35%) JIRA
4 102 (8.04%) SpecFlow
5 87 (6.86%) TeamCity
6 84 (6.62%) Jenkins
7 82 (6.46%) Selenium
8 58 (4.57%) NUnit
9 56 (4.41%) Subversion
10 55 (4.33%) Octopus Deploy
11 46 (3.62%) MSBuild
11 46 (3.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 38 (2.99%) Cucumber
13 31 (2.44%) Maven
14 27 (2.13%) Artifactory
15 26 (2.05%) WebDriver
16 24 (1.89%) TestComplete
17 23 (1.81%) NuGet
18 20 (1.58%) MSTest
19 19 (1.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 243 (19.15%) Finance
2 61 (4.81%) Retail
3 34 (2.68%) Banking
4 27 (2.13%) Marketing
5 19 (1.50%) Back Office
5 19 (1.50%) Financial Institution
5 19 (1.50%) Front Office
6 15 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.02%) Billing
8 12 (0.95%) Law
9 10 (0.79%) Advertising
9 10 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 9 (0.71%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.71%) Military
11 6 (0.47%) Electronics
12 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
12 5 (0.39%) Local Government
12 5 (0.39%) Publishing
12 5 (0.39%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.24%) Legal
Job Titles
1 635 (50.04%) Developer
2 280 (22.06%) .NET Developer
3 182 (14.34%) C# Developer
4 134 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 132 (10.40%) SQL Developer
6 129 (10.17%) Analyst
7 110 (8.67%) Consultant
8 85 (6.70%) Test Analyst
9 70 (5.52%) DevOps Engineer
10 65 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 65 (5.12%) SSIS Developer
11 63 (4.96%) Tester
12 61 (4.81%) CRM Developer
13 59 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
14 57 (4.49%) SQL Server Developer
15 51 (4.02%) Senior Developer
16 49 (3.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 45 (3.55%) SSRS Developer
18 40 (3.15%) Architect
19 39 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 729 (57.45%) .NET
2 276 (21.75%) ASP.NET
3 244 (19.23%) Web Services
4 220 (17.34%) .NET Framework
5 193 (15.21%) XML
6 188 (14.81%) HTML
7 186 (14.66%) jQuery
8 180 (14.18%) WCF
9 161 (12.69%) CSS
10 155 (12.21%) Entity Framework
11 140 (11.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 103 (8.12%) SOAP
13 98 (7.72%) AngularJS
14 92 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 76 (5.99%) REST
16 72 (5.67%) LINQ
17 70 (5.52%) RESTful
17 70 (5.52%) WPF
18 62 (4.89%) HTML5
19 58 (4.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 84 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.31%) Replication
3 31 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 29 (2.29%) Computer Science
5 24 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 20 (1.58%) Fixed Income
7 19 (1.50%) DataPower
7 19 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
8 18 (1.42%) Clustering
8 18 (1.42%) Equities
8 18 (1.42%) User Experience
9 14 (1.10%) Derivative
9 14 (1.10%) NHS
10 11 (0.87%) Client/Server
10 11 (0.87%) Smart Meter
11 9 (0.71%) Algorithms
11 9 (0.71%) SWIFT
12 8 (0.63%) Data Structures
13 7 (0.55%) Data Centre
13 7 (0.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 279 (21.99%) Windows
2 93 (7.33%) Windows Server
3 62 (4.89%) Linux
4 36 (2.84%) Unix
4 36 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (2.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (0.71%) Android
8 8 (0.63%) Windows 7
9 7 (0.55%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (0.32%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.24%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.16%) CentOS
13 2 (0.16%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.16%) VMS
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
14 1 (0.079%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 621 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (20.49%) MVC
3 240 (18.91%) Scrum
4 229 (18.05%) TDD
5 175 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 173 (13.63%) CRM
7 166 (13.08%) DevOps
8 135 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 102 (8.04%) BDD
10 97 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
10 97 (7.64%) SDLC
11 92 (7.25%) SOA
12 91 (7.17%) Migration
13 86 (6.78%) Waterfall
14 81 (6.38%) Configuration Management
14 81 (6.38%) Software Engineering
15 78 (6.15%) OO
15 78 (6.15%) Release Management
16 76 (5.99%) Test Automation
17 73 (5.75%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 689 (54.29%) C#
2 523 (41.21%) SQL
3 286 (22.54%) JavaScript
4 190 (14.97%) T-SQL
5 162 (12.77%) PowerShell
6 132 (10.40%) Java
7 62 (4.89%) VB.NET
8 35 (2.76%) VB
9 31 (2.44%) Python
10 27 (2.13%) C++
11 23 (1.81%) Perl
11 23 (1.81%) PHP
12 22 (1.73%) PL/SQL
12 22 (1.73%) Shell Script
12 22 (1.73%) VBScript
12 22 (1.73%) XAML
13 21 (1.65%) C
14 20 (1.58%) Bash Shell
15 17 (1.34%) F#
16 16 (1.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 96 (7.57%) Degree
2 85 (6.70%) Security Cleared
3 66 (5.20%) SC Cleared
4 58 (4.57%) ISEB
5 46 (3.62%) ISTQB
6 36 (2.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (1.50%) MCSD
9 13 (1.02%) MCITP
9 13 (1.02%) MCSE
10 11 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
11 9 (0.71%) DV Cleared
11 9 (0.71%) MCPD
12 8 (0.63%) CCEA
12 8 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (0.63%) DBS Check
13 6 (0.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 3 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
15 2 (0.16%) CCNA
15 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (5.75%) QA
2 20 (1.58%) ISO 9001
2 20 (1.58%) TickIT
3 9 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.47%) SLA
5 4 (0.32%) SDET
6 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.24%) MiFID
7 1 (0.079%) GAAP
7 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.079%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (3.39%) Active Directory
2 20 (1.58%) Docker
3 16 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.39%) vSphere
6 4 (0.32%) vCloud
6 4 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.16%) GridGain
7 2 (0.16%) Squid
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.079%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.079%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.079%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.079%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 48 (3.78%) Puppet
2 47 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 37 (2.92%) HP Quality Center
4 32 (2.52%) Ansible
5 23 (1.81%) SCOM
6 11 (0.87%) logstash
6 11 (0.87%) Nagios
7 6 (0.47%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.24%) CFEngine
9 3 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.24%) Mesos
9 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.24%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.16%) Piwik
11 1 (0.079%) CA Service Virtualization
11 1 (0.079%) Terraform
11 1 (0.079%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.079%) WSUS
Vendors
1 551 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 102 (8.04%) Oracle
3 40 (3.15%) IBM
4 35 (2.76%) SAP
5 27 (2.13%) HP
5 27 (2.13%) Sitecore
5 27 (2.13%) VMware
6 20 (1.58%) Red Hat
7 18 (1.42%) Splunk
8 14 (1.10%) EPiServer
9 12 (0.95%) Twitter
10 11 (0.87%) AppDynamics
10 11 (0.87%) RedGate
11 9 (0.71%) Rally
12 8 (0.63%) Apple
12 8 (0.63%) CA
12 8 (0.63%) Citrix
12 8 (0.63%) Dynatrace
12 8 (0.63%) New Relic
12 8 (0.63%) SaltStack
East Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glossop, Derbyshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £36,842 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Volt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + dependent on suitability
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Adteq Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Connectus
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Blue Fire Professional Services
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Posted: 25 days ago
Cambridge
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago