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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 180 167 170
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 686 710 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.37% 1.37% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.44% 10.13% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 491 372
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £51.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.47 - £47.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 - £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
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
8127 7011 6260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.29% 13.56% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 4695 4090
Median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 107 129
Median hourly rate £41.50 £38.64 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.41% +2.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £22.03 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.65 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -29 247 £425 -2.85% 63
South East +10 168 £380 +1.33% 52
North West -4 54 £394 +15.80% 24
South West +6 49 £350 +0.86% 24
West Midlands -29 46 £375 +7.14% 10
East Midlands +24 43 £338 -3.57% 16
Yorkshire -41 28 £438 +28.67% 19
East of England +25 25 £415 +10.66% 14
North East -36 16 £330 +8.19% 5
Midlands - 3 £300 -
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 800 (59.00%) .NET
2 731 (53.91%) C#
3 676 (49.85%) Agile Software Development
4 641 (47.27%) SQL Server
5 601 (44.32%) Microsoft
6 550 (40.56%) SQL
7 328 (24.19%) JavaScript
8 299 (22.05%) ASP.NET
9 297 (21.90%) Visual Studio
10 290 (21.39%) Windows
11 284 (20.94%) MVC
12 264 (19.47%) Scrum
13 255 (18.81%) Finance
14 244 (17.99%) TDD
15 243 (17.92%) Web Services
16 230 (16.96%) .NET Framework
17 214 (15.78%) WCF
18 211 (15.56%) HTML
19 209 (15.41%) XML
20 205 (15.12%) T-SQL
21 199 (14.68%) jQuery
22 187 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
22 187 (13.79%) PowerShell
22 187 (13.79%) MS Excel
22 187 (13.79%) SharePoint
22 187 (13.79%) DevOps
23 186 (13.72%) CSS
24 184 (13.57%) CRM
25 183 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 170 (12.54%) 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
1 187 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 86 (6.34%) IIS
3 78 (5.75%) BizTalk Server
4 63 (4.65%) CMS
5 40 (2.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 31 (2.29%) WebSphere
7 28 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
8 24 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 20 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
10 13 (0.96%) NServiceBus
11 11 (0.81%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.74%) EPiServer CMS
12 10 (0.74%) JBoss
13 9 (0.66%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.59%) Confluence
14 8 (0.59%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.37%) MS Project Server
15 5 (0.37%) Sitefinity
16 4 (0.29%) Apache
16 4 (0.29%) nginx
Applications
1 187 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.77%) MS Office
3 10 (0.74%) MS Project
4 9 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.66%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.52%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.37%) Mingle
7 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.15%) SketchUp
9 1 (0.074%) Simulink
9 1 (0.074%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 134 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.29%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.15%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.15%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.15%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 143 (10.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (2.88%) Office 365
4 32 (2.36%) IaaS
5 19 (1.40%) PaaS
6 6 (0.44%) GitHub
6 6 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
7 5 (0.37%) Boomi
7 5 (0.37%) SaaS
8 4 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.29%) Trello
9 3 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 3 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
9 3 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.22%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.15%) Taleo
11 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.074%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 36 (2.65%) DNS
2 20 (1.47%) HTTP
3 19 (1.40%) Internet
4 17 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.03%) Firewall
6 12 (0.88%) Intranet
7 11 (0.81%) Network Security
8 10 (0.74%) SSL
9 9 (0.66%) CTI
9 9 (0.66%) SAN
9 9 (0.66%) VPN
10 8 (0.59%) SNMP
11 6 (0.44%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.37%) SSH
13 4 (0.29%) Extranet
13 4 (0.29%) SMTP
14 3 (0.22%) LAN
15 2 (0.15%) DMZ
15 2 (0.15%) FTP
15 2 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 641 (47.27%) SQL Server
2 183 (13.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 170 (12.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (7.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 94 (6.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 89 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 72 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
8 54 (3.98%) SQL Server 2014
9 48 (3.54%) Relational Database
10 36 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
11 27 (1.99%) Oracle Database
12 25 (1.84%) Power BI
13 23 (1.70%) SSDT
14 22 (1.62%) Azure SQL Database
15 19 (1.40%) NoSQL
16 18 (1.33%) MongoDB
17 12 (0.88%) MySQL
18 11 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
18 11 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
19 9 (0.66%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 297 (21.90%) Visual Studio
2 170 (12.54%) Git (software)
3 112 (8.26%) JIRA
4 103 (7.60%) SpecFlow
5 90 (6.64%) TeamCity
6 83 (6.12%) Selenium
7 75 (5.53%) Jenkins
8 57 (4.20%) Subversion
9 56 (4.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 51 (3.76%) MSBuild
11 43 (3.17%) NUnit
12 42 (3.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 36 (2.65%) Cucumber
14 30 (2.21%) Maven
15 29 (2.14%) WebDriver
16 27 (1.99%) Artifactory
17 26 (1.92%) MSTest
18 25 (1.84%) NuGet
19 24 (1.77%) TestComplete
20 20 (1.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 255 (18.81%) Finance
2 73 (5.38%) Retail
3 35 (2.58%) Banking
4 27 (1.99%) Financial Institution
5 26 (1.92%) Marketing
6 23 (1.70%) Back Office
7 18 (1.33%) Front Office
8 17 (1.25%) Advertising
8 17 (1.25%) Telecoms
9 14 (1.03%) Law
10 9 (0.66%) Billing
10 9 (0.66%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.59%) Legal
11 8 (0.59%) Publishing
12 7 (0.52%) Investment Banking
12 7 (0.52%) Military
13 6 (0.44%) Electronics
14 5 (0.37%) Local Government
14 5 (0.37%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 679 (50.07%) Developer
2 294 (21.68%) .NET Developer
3 184 (13.57%) C# Developer
4 137 (10.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 127 (9.37%) Analyst
6 126 (9.29%) SQL Developer
7 106 (7.82%) Consultant
8 73 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
8 73 (5.38%) Test Analyst
9 72 (5.31%) CRM Developer
10 68 (5.01%) ASP.NET Developer
11 66 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 65 (4.79%) Tester
13 62 (4.57%) SSIS Developer
14 54 (3.98%) Senior Developer
15 53 (3.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 53 (3.91%) SQL Server Developer
16 52 (3.83%) Architect
17 43 (3.17%) SSRS Developer
18 41 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 800 (59.00%) .NET
2 299 (22.05%) ASP.NET
3 243 (17.92%) Web Services
4 230 (16.96%) .NET Framework
5 214 (15.78%) WCF
6 211 (15.56%) HTML
7 209 (15.41%) XML
8 199 (14.68%) jQuery
9 186 (13.72%) CSS
10 157 (11.58%) Entity Framework
11 149 (10.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 109 (8.04%) AngularJS
12 109 (8.04%) SOAP
13 88 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 82 (6.05%) LINQ
15 81 (5.97%) REST
16 78 (5.75%) WPF
17 71 (5.24%) HTML5
18 69 (5.09%) JSON
19 62 (4.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 66 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (3.54%) Replication
3 35 (2.58%) Fixed Income
4 33 (2.43%) Computer Science
4 33 (2.43%) Management Information System
5 29 (2.14%) N-Tier
6 28 (2.06%) Equities
7 20 (1.47%) NHS
8 16 (1.18%) Clustering
8 16 (1.18%) Inversion of Control
8 16 (1.18%) User Experience
9 15 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (0.96%) Derivative
11 11 (0.81%) Algorithms
11 11 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 11 (0.81%) Data Structures
11 11 (0.81%) DataPower
11 11 (0.81%) SWIFT
12 9 (0.66%) Data Centre
13 8 (0.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 290 (21.39%) Windows
2 92 (6.78%) Windows Server
3 51 (3.76%) Linux
4 28 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (1.40%) Unix
7 11 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.44%) Android
10 5 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
10 5 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.22%) VMS
11 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.074%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.074%) Solaris
13 1 (0.074%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.074%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.074%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 676 (49.85%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (20.94%) MVC
3 264 (19.47%) Scrum
4 244 (17.99%) TDD
5 187 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 187 (13.79%) DevOps
6 184 (13.57%) CRM
7 144 (10.62%) Unit Testing
8 128 (9.44%) Business Intelligence
9 127 (9.37%) SDLC
10 114 (8.41%) BDD
11 99 (7.30%) Migration
12 97 (7.15%) Waterfall
13 93 (6.86%) Configuration Management
14 89 (6.56%) SOA
15 86 (6.34%) Release Management
16 82 (6.05%) Software Engineering
17 79 (5.83%) OO
18 77 (5.68%) ITIL
19 76 (5.60%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 731 (53.91%) C#
2 550 (40.56%) SQL
3 328 (24.19%) JavaScript
4 205 (15.12%) T-SQL
5 187 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 139 (10.25%) Java
7 78 (5.75%) VB.NET
8 35 (2.58%) C++
9 28 (2.06%) Python
9 28 (2.06%) VB
10 27 (1.99%) C
11 26 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 26 (1.92%) XAML
12 23 (1.70%) PHP
13 22 (1.62%) F#
14 21 (1.55%) PL/SQL
15 20 (1.47%) Perl
15 20 (1.47%) VBScript
16 18 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 102 (7.52%) Security Cleared
2 97 (7.15%) Degree
3 75 (5.53%) SC Cleared
4 54 (3.98%) ISEB
5 42 (3.10%) ISTQB
5 42 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 19 (1.40%) MCITP
8 18 (1.33%) MCSD
9 17 (1.25%) MCSE
10 16 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 13 (0.96%) DV Cleared
12 9 (0.66%) DBS Check
13 8 (0.59%) CCEA
13 8 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
14 7 (0.52%) MCPD
15 3 (0.22%) HNC
15 3 (0.22%) HND
15 3 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (5.75%) QA
2 20 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 20 (1.47%) TickIT
3 14 (1.03%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.44%) SLA
5 5 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.29%) SDET
7 3 (0.22%) MiFID
7 3 (0.22%) WCAG
8 1 (0.074%) GAAP
8 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 12207
8 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.40%) Docker
2 19 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.37%) vSphere
6 4 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.15%) GridGain
7 2 (0.15%) Squid
8 1 (0.074%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.074%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.074%) vCloud
8 1 (0.074%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.074%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.074%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 59 (4.35%) Puppet
2 58 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
3 40 (2.95%) Ansible
4 31 (2.29%) SCOM
5 27 (1.99%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.66%) Nagios
7 7 (0.52%) logstash
8 6 (0.44%) Kubernetes
9 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.22%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.22%) CFEngine
10 3 (0.22%) Mesos
10 3 (0.22%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
11 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (0.15%) MOM
11 2 (0.15%) Piwik
12 1 (0.074%) Control-M
12 1 (0.074%) Terraform
Vendors
1 601 (44.32%) Microsoft
2 95 (7.01%) Oracle
3 43 (3.17%) SAP
4 35 (2.58%) IBM
5 32 (2.36%) Sitecore
5 32 (2.36%) VMware
6 31 (2.29%) HP
7 19 (1.40%) Splunk
8 18 (1.33%) AppDynamics
9 16 (1.18%) Rally
9 16 (1.18%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.03%) Twitter
11 13 (0.96%) Dynatrace
11 13 (0.96%) EPiServer
11 13 (0.96%) New Relic
11 13 (0.96%) RedGate
12 11 (0.81%) CA
12 11 (0.81%) Google
12 11 (0.81%) Tableau
13 10 (0.74%) Telerik
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