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 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 187 203 171
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -32
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 658 567 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.34% 1.15% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.72% 8.84% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 388 394
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £28.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% -48.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.31 £28.50 £40.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £28.50 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £53.75
% change year-on-year
+19.71% -33.95%
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
7549 6411 6138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.32% 13.02% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5221 4198 4053
Median daily rate £438 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 118 139
Median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.39% -2.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £45.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.28%

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 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 25 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 25 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 -8 215 £425 - 70
South East +25 162 £375 +7.14% 44
North West +25 53 £425 +30.76% 19
West Midlands 0 50 £338 -3.57% 9
South West +8 49 £350 - 30
East Midlands +21 39 £363 +19.83% 8
Yorkshire -37 37 £400 +22.13% 24
East of England +21 34 £438 +2.94% 12
North East -31 18 £323 +22.85% 7
Midlands - 1 £325 -
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 725 (56.42%) .NET
2 678 (52.76%) C#
3 609 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
4 561 (43.66%) SQL Server
5 544 (42.33%) SQL
6 536 (41.71%) Microsoft
7 298 (23.19%) Windows
8 286 (22.26%) Visual Studio
9 280 (21.79%) JavaScript
10 276 (21.48%) MVC
11 267 (20.78%) ASP.NET
12 239 (18.60%) Finance
13 238 (18.52%) TDD
13 238 (18.52%) Web Services
14 230 (17.90%) Scrum
15 219 (17.04%) .NET Framework
16 199 (15.49%) T-SQL
17 195 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
18 192 (14.94%) jQuery
19 184 (14.32%) XML
20 183 (14.24%) HTML
21 180 (14.01%) WCF
22 174 (13.54%) MS Excel
23 173 (13.46%) PowerShell
24 164 (12.76%) Entity Framework
25 158 (12.30%) CSS
26 157 (12.22%) DevOps
27 147 (11.44%) CRM
27 147 (11.44%) Git (software)
27 147 (11.44%) 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
1 135 (10.51%) SharePoint
2 83 (6.46%) IIS
3 52 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
4 41 (3.19%) CMS
5 27 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 24 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 17 (1.32%) JBoss
8 14 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 13 (1.01%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.86%) Apache
10 11 (0.86%) OpenStack
10 11 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (0.78%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.70%) Confluence
12 9 (0.70%) Node.js
12 9 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.39%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.39%) Sitefinity
14 4 (0.31%) nginx
Applications
1 174 (13.54%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.79%) MS Office
3 13 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 11 (0.86%) MS Project
5 3 (0.23%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.23%) Mingle
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.078%) Simulink
7 1 (0.078%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 109 (8.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.16%) Endur
5 2 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.16%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.16%) SAP Business ByDesign
5 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.16%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 109 (8.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.10%) IaaS
4 24 (1.87%) Office 365
5 13 (1.01%) PaaS
6 9 (0.70%) SaaS
7 4 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.31%) GitHub
8 3 (0.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.23%) AWS OpsWorks
8 3 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.23%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.16%) Taleo
9 2 (0.16%) Trello
9 2 (0.16%) Yammer
10 1 (0.078%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.078%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.18%) Internet
2 23 (1.79%) DNS
3 15 (1.17%) Firewall
4 13 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 10 (0.78%) SSL
6 9 (0.70%) CTI
7 7 (0.54%) Intranet
7 7 (0.54%) SAN
8 6 (0.47%) HTTP
8 6 (0.47%) Network Security
9 5 (0.39%) SNMP
9 5 (0.39%) SSH
10 4 (0.31%) Extranet
10 4 (0.31%) SMTP
11 3 (0.23%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.16%) DMZ
12 2 (0.16%) FTP
12 2 (0.16%) LAN
12 2 (0.16%) VPN
12 2 (0.16%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 561 (43.66%) SQL Server
2 147 (11.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 131 (10.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (6.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 75 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 73 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 50 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
8 47 (3.66%) Relational Database
9 44 (3.42%) Oracle Database
10 39 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
11 36 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
12 20 (1.56%) SSDT
13 17 (1.32%) RDBMS
14 16 (1.25%) MySQL
15 11 (0.86%) Big Data
16 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.78%) Power BI
17 9 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (0.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 286 (22.26%) Visual Studio
2 147 (11.44%) Git (software)
3 111 (8.64%) JIRA
4 93 (7.24%) SpecFlow
5 90 (7.00%) Jenkins
6 89 (6.93%) Selenium
7 88 (6.85%) TeamCity
8 69 (5.37%) NUnit
9 64 (4.98%) Subversion
10 56 (4.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 52 (4.05%) MSBuild
12 46 (3.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 37 (2.88%) Cucumber
14 35 (2.72%) Maven
15 27 (2.10%) Artifactory
16 25 (1.95%) WebDriver
17 23 (1.79%) MSTest
17 23 (1.79%) NuGet
18 21 (1.63%) TestComplete
19 18 (1.40%) Jasmine
General
1 239 (18.60%) Finance
2 49 (3.81%) Retail
3 47 (3.66%) Banking
4 23 (1.79%) Marketing
5 19 (1.48%) Front Office
6 16 (1.25%) Back Office
7 14 (1.09%) Billing
7 14 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.01%) Investment Banking
9 11 (0.86%) Law
9 11 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.78%) Advertising
10 10 (0.78%) Publishing
11 9 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.62%) Military
13 6 (0.47%) Electronics
14 5 (0.39%) General Ledger
14 5 (0.39%) Local Government
14 5 (0.39%) Retail Banking
15 3 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 618 (48.09%) Developer
2 290 (22.57%) .NET Developer
3 202 (15.72%) C# Developer
4 152 (11.83%) Analyst
5 151 (11.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 126 (9.81%) SQL Developer
7 110 (8.56%) Consultant
7 110 (8.56%) Test Analyst
8 73 (5.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 72 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
10 69 (5.37%) DevOps Engineer
11 62 (4.82%) Senior Developer
12 60 (4.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 60 (4.67%) SSIS Developer
13 56 (4.36%) Tester
14 55 (4.28%) SQL Server Developer
15 53 (4.12%) CRM Developer
16 47 (3.66%) Software Developer
17 40 (3.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
17 40 (3.11%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 725 (56.42%) .NET
2 267 (20.78%) ASP.NET
3 238 (18.52%) Web Services
4 219 (17.04%) .NET Framework
5 192 (14.94%) jQuery
6 184 (14.32%) XML
7 183 (14.24%) HTML
8 180 (14.01%) WCF
9 164 (12.76%) Entity Framework
10 158 (12.30%) CSS
11 145 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 108 (8.40%) AngularJS
13 102 (7.94%) SOAP
14 101 (7.86%) ASP.NET Web API
15 85 (6.61%) WPF
16 79 (6.15%) REST
17 77 (5.99%) RESTful
18 75 (5.84%) LINQ
19 67 (5.21%) XSLT
20 62 (4.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 87 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (2.96%) Replication
3 29 (2.26%) Computer Science
3 29 (2.26%) N-Tier
4 22 (1.71%) DataPower
5 21 (1.63%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (1.56%) User Experience
7 19 (1.48%) Clustering
8 18 (1.40%) Derivative
9 17 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 12 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 12 (0.93%) Smart Meter
11 10 (0.78%) NHS
12 9 (0.70%) Equities
12 9 (0.70%) IVR
12 9 (0.70%) W3C
13 8 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.62%) Fixed Income
14 7 (0.54%) Fintech
14 7 (0.54%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 298 (23.19%) Windows
2 91 (7.08%) Windows Server
3 63 (4.90%) Linux
4 39 (3.04%) Unix
5 35 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (0.70%) Android
10 8 (0.62%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.54%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.23%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.16%) CentOS
14 2 (0.16%) CoreOS
14 2 (0.16%) VMS
15 1 (0.078%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 609 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
2 276 (21.48%) MVC
3 238 (18.52%) TDD
4 230 (17.90%) Scrum
5 195 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
6 157 (12.22%) DevOps
7 147 (11.44%) CRM
8 130 (10.12%) Unit Testing
9 97 (7.55%) SDLC
10 96 (7.47%) BDD
11 94 (7.32%) Migration
12 91 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
13 89 (6.93%) Test Automation
14 85 (6.61%) Web Development
15 83 (6.46%) SOA
16 82 (6.38%) Software Engineering
17 78 (6.07%) Configuration Management
18 77 (5.99%) User Acceptance Testing
18 77 (5.99%) Waterfall
19 75 (5.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 678 (52.76%) C#
2 544 (42.33%) SQL
3 280 (21.79%) JavaScript
4 199 (15.49%) T-SQL
5 173 (13.46%) PowerShell
6 122 (9.49%) Java
7 67 (5.21%) VB.NET
8 43 (3.35%) VB
9 29 (2.26%) PL/SQL
10 27 (2.10%) PHP
10 27 (2.10%) Python
10 27 (2.10%) VBScript
11 24 (1.87%) C++
12 23 (1.79%) XAML
13 20 (1.56%) Bash Shell
13 20 (1.56%) Perl
13 20 (1.56%) VB6
14 18 (1.40%) Shell Script
15 16 (1.25%) C
16 13 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 99 (7.70%) Degree
2 86 (6.69%) Security Cleared
3 69 (5.37%) ISEB
4 65 (5.06%) SC Cleared
5 51 (3.97%) ISTQB
6 36 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 25 (1.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 21 (1.63%) MCSD
9 11 (0.86%) MCITP
9 11 (0.86%) MCPD
9 11 (0.86%) MCSE
10 10 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.54%) CCEA
11 7 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
11 7 (0.54%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.39%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.23%) DBS Check
14 2 (0.16%) CCNA
14 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.76%) QA
2 20 (1.56%) ISO 9001
2 20 (1.56%) TickIT
3 8 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.54%) SLA
5 3 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.16%) MiFID
6 2 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.16%) SDET
7 1 (0.078%) GAAP
System Software
1 42 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (1.48%) Docker
3 15 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.39%) vSphere
6 4 (0.31%) vCloud
6 4 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.16%) GridGain
7 2 (0.16%) Squid
8 1 (0.078%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.078%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 48 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
2 44 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
2 44 (3.42%) Puppet
3 30 (2.33%) Ansible
4 21 (1.63%) SCOM
5 11 (0.86%) logstash
6 9 (0.70%) Nagios
7 6 (0.47%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.23%) CFEngine
8 3 (0.23%) Mesos
8 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.16%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.16%) Piwik
10 1 (0.078%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.078%) Terraform
10 1 (0.078%) TIBCO Hawk
10 1 (0.078%) WSUS
Vendors
1 536 (41.71%) Microsoft
2 115 (8.95%) Oracle
3 43 (3.35%) IBM
4 33 (2.57%) SAP
5 26 (2.02%) HP
5 26 (2.02%) VMware
6 18 (1.40%) Red Hat
7 17 (1.32%) Splunk
8 16 (1.25%) Sitecore
9 11 (0.86%) RedGate
9 11 (0.86%) Twitter
10 10 (0.78%) CA
11 9 (0.70%) Tableau
12 8 (0.62%) Apple
12 8 (0.62%) Telerik
12 8 (0.62%) TIBCO
13 7 (0.54%) Capita
13 7 (0.54%) Citrix
13 7 (0.54%) Google
13 7 (0.54%) Infragistics
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Hampshire
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Elevate Direct
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City, London
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Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
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Rate: £450 - £510 per day
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Weybridge, Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South East
LA International
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London
Ark Workplace Risk
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Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £28,013 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Thames Valley)
Rate: From £39,785 to £48,614 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Square One Resources
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Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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City, London
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Swindon, Wiltshire
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