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 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 68 61 67
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.27% 0.85% 0.55%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.74% 10.13% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £438 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £270 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £470 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.22%
Team Foundation Server
Berkshire

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
73 79 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.83% 8.37% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 57 58
Median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 10 (76.92%) C#
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) SDLC
4 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 7 (53.85%) MSTest
4 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (53.85%) JSON
4 7 (53.85%) B2B
4 7 (53.85%) OO
4 7 (53.85%) OOD
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) Web Services
5 6 (46.15%) SOA
5 6 (46.15%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
8 2 (15.38%) Windows
8 2 (15.38%) Scrum
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
8 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
8 2 (15.38%) 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 9 (69.23%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) OLAP
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MSTest
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Fiddler
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.69%) SpecFlow
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) SOA Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Security Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Web Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) SSAS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) JSON
2 7 (53.85%) SOAP
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) HTML
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
6 1 (7.69%) WCF
6 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) SDLC
2 7 (53.85%) B2B
2 7 (53.85%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) OOD
2 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) TDD
6 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) User Stories
6 1 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft