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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 56 54 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.24% 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.09% 3.26% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £350 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.60 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-58.39% -21.05%

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
92 92 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 22.12% 17.56% 11.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 67 25
Median daily rate £430 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.71% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 10
Median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £39.80 £34.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £45.00 £40.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.95 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+0.73% +10.67%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) API Development
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft