The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 - 57 50
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.48% 1.20%
As % of the Development Applications category - 2.70% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £225 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
Team Foundation Server
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Development Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
27 111 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.67% 17.76% 12.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 69 28
Median daily rate £300 £350 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 10
Median hourly rate £31.50 £42.00 £41.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +2.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.45 £35.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £50.00 £42.90
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 Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Essex region.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

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 Essex region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) Server Building
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Document Management
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft