The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 66 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.42% 1.92% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.66% 16.51% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 4
Median daily rate £500 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £305 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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 Reading region.

Development Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
82 109 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.42% 11.61% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 81 55
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.13 £40.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.54% +9.45%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
1 8 (72.73%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) OOD
3 4 (36.36%) SOA
3 4 (36.36%) OO
3 4 (36.36%) B2B
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
3 4 (36.36%) MSTest
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (36.36%) SDLC
3 4 (36.36%) REST
3 4 (36.36%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
6 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
6 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (9.09%) BDD

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 8 (72.73%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) OLAP
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MSTest
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) SOA Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Web Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) SOAP
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 4 (36.36%) JSON
3 4 (36.36%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) Gherkin
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) LINQ
6 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) B2B
1 4 (36.36%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 4 (36.36%) OO
1 4 (36.36%) OOD
1 4 (36.36%) SDLC
1 4 (36.36%) SOA
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) ETL
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft