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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 184 156 181
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 693 820 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.40% 1.55% 1.27%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.49% 11.06% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 475 554 404
Median daily rate £410 £388 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £50.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% -15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £33.90 £40.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.10 £56.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -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
8165 7415 6667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.50% 14.02% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5554 4928 4322
Median daily rate £438 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 130 121
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.89 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +2.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £22.12 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £47.50 £50.85
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 August 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
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 August 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 -31 263 £445 +4.70% 62
South East +23 190 £380 -5.00% 60
South West -11 54 £350 -6.66% 33
West Midlands -13 44 £375 +7.14% 6
North West -16 37 £375 +2.04% 18
East Midlands +14 36 £375 +7.14% 9
Yorkshire -49 35 £425 +21.42% 20
East of England +12 18 £415 +10.66% 12
North East -27 5 £375 +15.38% 7
Midlands - 3 £300 -
Team Foundation Server
UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 828 (61.33%) .NET
2 742 (54.96%) C#
3 684 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
4 632 (46.81%) SQL Server
5 580 (42.96%) Microsoft
6 528 (39.11%) SQL
7 352 (26.07%) JavaScript
8 320 (23.70%) Visual Studio
9 318 (23.56%) ASP.NET
10 315 (23.33%) MVC
11 314 (23.26%) Scrum
12 295 (21.85%) Windows
13 249 (18.44%) Finance
14 248 (18.37%) Web Services
15 242 (17.93%) TDD
16 241 (17.85%) WCF
17 236 (17.48%) HTML
18 232 (17.19%) .NET Framework
19 229 (16.96%) XML
20 213 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
21 211 (15.63%) jQuery
22 208 (15.41%) CSS
23 196 (14.52%) DevOps
24 195 (14.44%) MS Excel
25 191 (14.15%) PowerShell
26 189 (14.00%) Git (software)
27 183 (13.56%) SharePoint
28 178 (13.19%) T-SQL
29 174 (12.89%) CRM
30 170 (12.59%) 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
1 183 (13.56%) SharePoint
2 114 (8.44%) IIS
3 87 (6.44%) BizTalk Server
4 71 (5.26%) CMS
5 37 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 32 (2.37%) WebSphere
7 30 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 29 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
10 18 (1.33%) NServiceBus
11 11 (0.81%) EPiServer CMS
11 11 (0.81%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.74%) Confluence
13 9 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
13 9 (0.67%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.52%) Apache
15 6 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.44%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.37%) JBoss
16 5 (0.37%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 195 (14.44%) MS Excel
2 34 (2.52%) MS Office
3 16 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.67%) InfoPath
5 9 (0.67%) MS Project
6 5 (0.37%) Mingle
7 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.22%) SketchUp
9 1 (0.074%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 124 (9.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.30%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.15%) Endur
6 2 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.15%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 154 (11.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.67%) Office 365
4 30 (2.22%) IaaS
5 24 (1.78%) PaaS
6 10 (0.74%) Boomi
7 7 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.52%) GitHub
7 7 (0.52%) SuccessFactors
8 5 (0.37%) OpenShift
9 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.30%) Trello
10 3 (0.22%) SaaS
11 2 (0.15%) Taleo
12 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.81%) DNS
2 25 (1.85%) HTTP
3 21 (1.56%) Internet
4 18 (1.33%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.89%) Firewall
5 12 (0.89%) Intranet
5 12 (0.89%) VPN
6 11 (0.81%) Network Security
7 10 (0.74%) SSL
8 8 (0.59%) SNMP
9 6 (0.44%) SAN
10 5 (0.37%) Kerberos
10 5 (0.37%) SMTP
10 5 (0.37%) SSH
11 4 (0.30%) CTI
11 4 (0.30%) Extranet
11 4 (0.30%) FTP
11 4 (0.30%) LAN
12 2 (0.15%) DMZ
12 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 632 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 170 (12.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 151 (11.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 114 (8.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 90 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 89 (6.59%) SQL Server 2008
7 69 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
8 64 (4.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 52 (3.85%) Relational Database
10 37 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 33 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
12 31 (2.30%) Power BI
13 24 (1.78%) Oracle Database
14 23 (1.70%) NoSQL
15 21 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
16 19 (1.41%) SSDT
17 18 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
18 15 (1.11%) MySQL
19 11 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
20 10 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 320 (23.70%) Visual Studio
2 189 (14.00%) Git (software)
3 112 (8.30%) JIRA
4 109 (8.07%) SpecFlow
5 97 (7.19%) TeamCity
6 96 (7.11%) Selenium
7 66 (4.89%) Jenkins
8 61 (4.52%) MSBuild
9 58 (4.30%) Octopus Deploy
10 48 (3.56%) Subversion
11 43 (3.19%) NUnit
12 33 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 30 (2.22%) Cucumber
13 30 (2.22%) MSTest
13 30 (2.22%) WebDriver
14 25 (1.85%) Maven
14 25 (1.85%) Oracle APEX
15 23 (1.70%) TestComplete
16 22 (1.63%) Artifactory
16 22 (1.63%) NuGet
General
1 249 (18.44%) Finance
2 70 (5.19%) Retail
3 44 (3.26%) Banking
4 31 (2.30%) Financial Institution
5 24 (1.78%) Back Office
5 24 (1.78%) Marketing
6 20 (1.48%) Advertising
7 17 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.11%) Front Office
9 14 (1.04%) Law
10 13 (0.96%) Military
11 12 (0.89%) Legal
12 11 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.67%) Publishing
14 6 (0.44%) Electronics
14 6 (0.44%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.37%) Local Government
16 4 (0.30%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.30%) Retail Banking
17 3 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 671 (49.70%) Developer
2 296 (21.93%) .NET Developer
3 179 (13.26%) C# Developer
4 129 (9.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 114 (8.44%) Analyst
6 99 (7.33%) Consultant
7 97 (7.19%) SQL Developer
8 75 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 71 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 70 (5.19%) Tester
11 65 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 63 (4.67%) CRM Developer
13 59 (4.37%) Test Analyst
14 58 (4.30%) Architect
14 58 (4.30%) Senior Developer
15 52 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 45 (3.33%) Automation Tester
17 38 (2.81%) SSIS Developer
18 35 (2.59%) SQL Server Developer
19 34 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 828 (61.33%) .NET
2 318 (23.56%) ASP.NET
3 248 (18.37%) Web Services
4 241 (17.85%) WCF
5 236 (17.48%) HTML
6 232 (17.19%) .NET Framework
7 229 (16.96%) XML
8 211 (15.63%) jQuery
9 208 (15.41%) CSS
10 152 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 148 (10.96%) Entity Framework
12 126 (9.33%) AngularJS
13 108 (8.00%) SOAP
14 105 (7.78%) ASP.NET Web API
15 93 (6.89%) LINQ
16 90 (6.67%) HTML5
17 84 (6.22%) REST
18 81 (6.00%) JSON
18 81 (6.00%) WPF
19 68 (5.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 70 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.11%) N-Tier
3 40 (2.96%) Fixed Income
4 39 (2.89%) Replication
5 37 (2.74%) Management Information System
6 34 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 32 (2.37%) Equities
8 19 (1.41%) NHS
9 18 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
9 18 (1.33%) User Experience
10 16 (1.19%) Clustering
11 14 (1.04%) Data Structures
12 13 (0.96%) Algorithms
13 12 (0.89%) Mathematics
13 12 (0.89%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.89%) SWIFT
14 11 (0.81%) Data Centre
14 11 (0.81%) Derivative
15 10 (0.74%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 295 (21.85%) Windows
2 86 (6.37%) Windows Server
3 48 (3.56%) Linux
4 29 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (1.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.89%) Unix
7 10 (0.74%) Android
7 10 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.37%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.22%) CentOS
9 3 (0.22%) VMS
9 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.074%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 684 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (23.33%) MVC
3 314 (23.26%) Scrum
4 242 (17.93%) TDD
5 213 (15.78%) Continuous Integration
6 196 (14.52%) DevOps
7 174 (12.89%) CRM
8 143 (10.59%) Unit Testing
9 129 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
10 128 (9.48%) SDLC
11 119 (8.81%) BDD
12 99 (7.33%) Migration
12 99 (7.33%) Waterfall
13 97 (7.19%) Configuration Management
14 89 (6.59%) Continuous Delivery
15 87 (6.44%) SOA
16 84 (6.22%) Release Management
17 82 (6.07%) ITIL
17 82 (6.07%) OO
18 80 (5.93%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 742 (54.96%) C#
2 528 (39.11%) SQL
3 352 (26.07%) JavaScript
4 191 (14.15%) PowerShell
5 178 (13.19%) T-SQL
6 129 (9.56%) Java
7 86 (6.37%) VB.NET
8 40 (2.96%) C++
9 32 (2.37%) VB
10 31 (2.30%) PHP
11 29 (2.15%) C
11 29 (2.15%) F#
12 24 (1.78%) Python
13 23 (1.70%) XAML
14 22 (1.63%) Shell Script
15 19 (1.41%) Perl
16 18 (1.33%) Bash Shell
17 17 (1.26%) TypeScript
17 17 (1.26%) VBScript
18 15 (1.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 122 (9.04%) Security Cleared
2 99 (7.33%) Degree
3 96 (7.11%) SC Cleared
4 50 (3.70%) ISEB
5 40 (2.96%) ISTQB
5 40 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 18 (1.33%) MCITP
8 17 (1.26%) MCSD
8 17 (1.26%) MCSE
9 16 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
10 15 (1.11%) DV Cleared
11 11 (0.81%) DBS Check
12 6 (0.44%) MCPD
13 5 (0.37%) CCEA
13 5 (0.37%) Citrix Certification
14 3 (0.22%) HNC
14 3 (0.22%) HND
14 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.074%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (6.37%) QA
2 20 (1.48%) ISO 9001
2 20 (1.48%) TickIT
3 18 (1.33%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.30%) SLA
5 4 (0.30%) WCAG
6 3 (0.22%) MiFID
6 3 (0.22%) SDET
7 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.70%) Docker
3 20 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.22%) vSphere
8 2 (0.15%) GridGain
8 2 (0.15%) Squid
9 1 (0.074%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.074%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.074%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.074%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 69 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
2 66 (4.89%) Puppet
3 50 (3.70%) Ansible
4 24 (1.78%) SCOM
5 21 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
6 9 (0.67%) Nagios
7 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.22%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.22%) CFEngine
8 3 (0.22%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.22%) Mesos
8 3 (0.22%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.15%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.15%) MOM
9 2 (0.15%) Piwik
9 2 (0.15%) SCCM
10 1 (0.074%) Control-M
10 1 (0.074%) Terraform
Vendors
1 580 (42.96%) Microsoft
2 100 (7.41%) Oracle
3 46 (3.41%) SAP
4 40 (2.96%) Sitecore
5 37 (2.74%) VMware
6 31 (2.30%) HP
7 29 (2.15%) IBM
8 18 (1.33%) AppDynamics
8 18 (1.33%) Rally
9 15 (1.11%) Splunk
10 14 (1.04%) EPiServer
10 14 (1.04%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.04%) Tableau
11 13 (0.96%) Dynatrace
11 13 (0.96%) New Relic
11 13 (0.96%) Twitter
12 12 (0.89%) Apigee
12 12 (0.89%) Telerik
13 11 (0.81%) RedGate
14 10 (0.74%) Dell
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London
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