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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 187 160 192
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +32
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 647 774 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.41% 1.53% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.47% 10.24% 9.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 510 390
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £36.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £44.40 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
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
7637 7561 6727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 16.59% 14.96% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5134 5108 4718
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 159 113
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.77 £25.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.78 £51.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -32 221 £437 +2.88% 43
South East +12 151 £380 +7.04% 34
West Midlands +38 80 £413 +10.00% 11
South West +20 72 £350 - 18
North West -14 39 £368 +13.07% 23
East of England -15 26 £475 +28.81% 16
East Midlands -27 26 £350 +9.37% 11
Yorkshire -36 21 £313 -3.84% 18
North East -29 8 £285 -21.37% 4
Midlands - 2 £500 -
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Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 823 (60.83%) .NET
2 774 (57.21%) C#
3 737 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
4 695 (51.37%) SQL Server
5 597 (44.12%) Microsoft
6 575 (42.50%) SQL
7 359 (26.53%) JavaScript
8 343 (25.35%) Visual Studio
9 333 (24.61%) ASP.NET
10 328 (24.24%) Scrum
11 324 (23.95%) MVC
12 305 (22.54%) Windows
13 286 (21.14%) CSS
14 279 (20.62%) HTML
15 272 (20.10%) .NET Framework
16 268 (19.81%) TDD
17 263 (19.44%) Finance
18 256 (18.92%) Web Services
19 245 (18.11%) XML
19 245 (18.11%) WCF
20 227 (16.78%) jQuery
21 223 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
22 215 (15.89%) Git (software)
23 204 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 200 (14.78%) PowerShell
25 198 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 192 (14.19%) T-SQL
27 184 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
28 176 (13.01%) DevOps
29 175 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 158 (11.68%) SharePoint
2 154 (11.38%) IIS
3 83 (6.13%) BizTalk Server
4 51 (3.77%) CMS
5 31 (2.29%) NServiceBus
5 31 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 30 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 29 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 19 (1.40%) WebSphere
9 18 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
10 16 (1.18%) Confluence
11 12 (0.89%) Apache
12 11 (0.81%) OpenStack
13 8 (0.59%) Umbraco
13 8 (0.59%) WebLogic
14 7 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
14 7 (0.52%) Skype for Business
15 6 (0.44%) MS Project Server
15 6 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 142 (10.50%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.00%) MS Office
3 13 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.81%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.59%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.52%) MS Project
7 6 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.37%) SketchUp
9 2 (0.15%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 87 (6.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
4 11 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.30%) FastStats
6 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.15%) SystmOne
8 1 (0.074%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.074%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.074%) PolarLake
8 1 (0.074%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 175 (12.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (3.03%) Office 365
4 25 (1.85%) Boomi
4 25 (1.85%) PaaS
5 20 (1.48%) IaaS
6 11 (0.81%) SaaS
7 8 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
8 7 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 7 (0.52%) GitHub
9 6 (0.44%) Trello
9 6 (0.44%) Yammer
10 4 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.30%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.074%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (1.85%) DNS
2 24 (1.77%) Internet
3 19 (1.40%) HTTP
4 15 (1.11%) SAN
5 12 (0.89%) NAS
6 11 (0.81%) Broadband
6 11 (0.81%) VPN
7 9 (0.67%) Network Security
7 9 (0.67%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.52%) HTTPS
8 7 (0.52%) Intranet
9 6 (0.44%) SNMP
9 6 (0.44%) X.509
10 5 (0.37%) LAN
11 4 (0.30%) FTP
12 2 (0.15%) DHCP
12 2 (0.15%) Firewall
12 2 (0.15%) SSH
13 1 (0.074%) Kerberos
13 1 (0.074%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 695 (51.37%) SQL Server
2 204 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 198 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 148 (10.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 138 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 123 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
7 115 (8.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 61 (4.51%) Power BI
9 56 (4.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 53 (3.92%) Relational Database
11 48 (3.55%) MongoDB
12 29 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 28 (2.07%) NoSQL
13 28 (2.07%) Oracle Database
14 25 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
15 21 (1.55%) SQL Server 2016
16 17 (1.26%) MySQL
17 16 (1.18%) SSDT
18 15 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
18 15 (1.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 343 (25.35%) Visual Studio
2 215 (15.89%) Git (software)
3 123 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 104 (7.69%) JIRA
5 100 (7.39%) Selenium
6 94 (6.95%) SpecFlow
7 90 (6.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 69 (5.10%) MSBuild
9 60 (4.43%) Jenkins
10 59 (4.36%) NUnit
11 52 (3.84%) Subversion
12 49 (3.62%) MSTest
13 39 (2.88%) Visual Studio Team System
14 33 (2.44%) Bower
15 32 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 29 (2.14%) Grunt
16 29 (2.14%) NuGet
17 28 (2.07%) Hudson
17 28 (2.07%) WebDriver
18 26 (1.92%) Cucumber
General
1 263 (19.44%) Finance
2 61 (4.51%) Banking
3 58 (4.29%) Retail
4 35 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.44%) Legal
6 30 (2.22%) Financial Institution
7 29 (2.14%) Marketing
8 27 (2.00%) Telecoms
9 23 (1.70%) Advertising
10 22 (1.63%) Back Office
11 19 (1.40%) Law
12 17 (1.26%) Publishing
13 12 (0.89%) Front Office
14 11 (0.81%) Electronics
14 11 (0.81%) Military
15 7 (0.52%) Local Government
16 5 (0.37%) Games
17 3 (0.22%) French Language
18 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
18 2 (0.15%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 716 (52.92%) Developer
2 333 (24.61%) .NET Developer
3 214 (15.82%) C# Developer
4 160 (11.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 140 (10.35%) Analyst
6 98 (7.24%) SQL Developer
7 79 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
8 75 (5.54%) Tester
9 72 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 67 (4.95%) Senior Developer
11 63 (4.66%) Consultant
12 62 (4.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 61 (4.51%) Test Analyst
14 57 (4.21%) Architect
15 54 (3.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 44 (3.25%) Automation Tester
16 44 (3.25%) Microsoft Developer
17 42 (3.10%) Software Developer
18 40 (2.96%) SQL Server Developer
19 39 (2.88%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 823 (60.83%) .NET
2 333 (24.61%) ASP.NET
3 286 (21.14%) CSS
4 279 (20.62%) HTML
5 272 (20.10%) .NET Framework
6 256 (18.92%) Web Services
7 245 (18.11%) WCF
7 245 (18.11%) XML
8 227 (16.78%) jQuery
9 164 (12.12%) Entity Framework
10 151 (11.16%) AngularJS
11 150 (11.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 123 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 118 (8.72%) LINQ
14 115 (8.50%) HTML5
15 109 (8.06%) SOAP
16 99 (7.32%) RESTful
17 91 (6.73%) JSON
18 81 (5.99%) Ajax
18 81 (5.99%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 83 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (4.29%) N-Tier
3 41 (3.03%) Fixed Income
4 39 (2.88%) Replication
5 34 (2.51%) Equities
5 34 (2.51%) Management Information System
6 26 (1.92%) User Experience
7 24 (1.77%) Computer Science
8 22 (1.63%) NHS
9 18 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.26%) Algorithms
11 16 (1.18%) Data Structures
12 15 (1.11%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.03%) Clustering
14 12 (0.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 12 (0.89%) Mathematics
14 12 (0.89%) Mobile App
15 10 (0.74%) Data Integration
15 10 (0.74%) Public Cloud
16 9 (0.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 305 (22.54%) Windows
2 104 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 48 (3.55%) Linux
4 32 (2.37%) Unix
4 32 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (0.96%) Android
6 13 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
6 13 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.89%) Apple iOS
8 10 (0.74%) Solaris
8 10 (0.74%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.67%) Windows Phone
9 9 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (0.59%) Windows Phone 8
11 7 (0.52%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.22%) CoreOS
12 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 737 (54.47%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (24.24%) Scrum
3 324 (23.95%) MVC
4 268 (19.81%) TDD
5 223 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
6 184 (13.60%) Business Intelligence
7 176 (13.01%) DevOps
8 164 (12.12%) BDD
9 141 (10.42%) Unit Testing
10 135 (9.98%) SDLC
11 105 (7.76%) ETL
12 104 (7.69%) CRM
13 103 (7.61%) Continuous Delivery
14 92 (6.80%) Kanban
15 85 (6.28%) Migration
16 81 (5.99%) Regression Testing
17 80 (5.91%) OO
18 78 (5.76%) Web Development
19 77 (5.69%) Software Engineering
19 77 (5.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 774 (57.21%) C#
2 575 (42.50%) SQL
3 359 (26.53%) JavaScript
4 200 (14.78%) PowerShell
5 192 (14.19%) T-SQL
6 93 (6.87%) VB.NET
7 79 (5.84%) Java
8 38 (2.81%) C++
9 34 (2.51%) F#
9 34 (2.51%) VB
10 27 (2.00%) Perl
11 24 (1.77%) PL/SQL
12 23 (1.70%) Shell Script
13 21 (1.55%) VB6
14 20 (1.48%) C
14 20 (1.48%) Python
14 20 (1.48%) TypeScript
14 20 (1.48%) VBScript
15 19 (1.40%) X++
16 15 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 134 (9.90%) Security Cleared
2 86 (6.36%) SC Cleared
3 64 (4.73%) Degree
4 36 (2.66%) ISEB
5 33 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 30 (2.22%) ISTQB
7 22 (1.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (1.40%) MCITP
9 12 (0.89%) DBS Check
10 11 (0.81%) DV Cleared
10 11 (0.81%) MCSE
11 8 (0.59%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.44%) MCTS
13 4 (0.30%) HNC
13 4 (0.30%) HND
14 3 (0.22%) CCNA
14 3 (0.22%) CCNP
14 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.22%) MCDBA
14 3 (0.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (7.32%) QA
2 14 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.22%) WCAG
5 2 (0.15%) SDET
6 1 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.074%) SLA
6 1 (0.074%) Solvency II
System Software
1 52 (3.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.85%) Docker
4 17 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 17 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.52%) Veritas File System
5 7 (0.52%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (0.44%) vCloud
6 6 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.074%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.074%) Shibboleth
10 1 (0.074%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.074%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 78 (5.76%) Opscode Chef
2 67 (4.95%) Puppet
3 62 (4.58%) Ansible
4 18 (1.33%) SCOM
5 17 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (0.59%) Nagios
6 8 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.37%) Control-M
8 3 (0.22%) BladeLogic
8 3 (0.22%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.22%) Mesos
8 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (0.22%) rkt
8 3 (0.22%) Unicenter
8 3 (0.22%) WSUS
8 3 (0.22%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.15%) MOM
9 2 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 597 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 121 (8.94%) Oracle
3 46 (3.40%) VMware
4 42 (3.10%) SAP
5 40 (2.96%) Sitecore
6 36 (2.66%) HP
7 28 (2.07%) Dell
8 26 (1.92%) CA Agile Central
9 20 (1.48%) Red Hat
10 17 (1.26%) AppDynamics
11 16 (1.18%) IBM
12 15 (1.11%) Tableau
13 14 (1.03%) Telerik
14 12 (0.89%) Apigee
15 11 (0.81%) New Relic
15 11 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (0.74%) Atlassian
16 10 (0.74%) Veritas
17 9 (0.67%) RedGate
17 9 (0.67%) ServiceNow
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