The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
UK
Rank 160 189 180
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -9
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 725 681 664
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.31% 1.26%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.42% 8.97% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 473 410
Median daily rate £375 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 11
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.74 £36.55 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £45.75 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -21.05%

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7698 7592 7138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.96% 14.59% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5164 5017 4750
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 166 208 131
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.50 £25.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £53.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +13.51%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 the UK

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the UK.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
England +32 669 £376 +0.26% 220
London +40 258 £425 - 46
South East +22 135 £375 +8.69% 55
South West +59 78 £345 -4.82% 24
West Midlands +9 60 £356 -5.00% 20
City of London +3 56 £375 -9.74% 13
Hampshire +37 41 £408 +35.83% 23
Kent +30 39 £338 -4.25% 8
North West +7 37 £375 +15.38% 26
Surrey +20 36 £433 +1.76% 12
East Midlands +1 34 £343 +10.48% 12
Manchester +30 32 £375 +27.11% 17
Scotland +48 31 £340 +3.03% 8
East of England -3 29 £355 -8.38% 11
Yorkshire -19 27 £315 -15.43% 25
Somerset +14 22 £280 -26.79% 4
West Yorkshire -11 22 £315 -15.43% 20
Wiltshire +17 21 £413 +26.92% 2
Birmingham +15 20 £450 +20.00% 8
Nottingham +13 20 £343 +10.48% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 20 £343 +14.64% 1
Leeds -18 19 £315 -17.10% 14
Coventry 0 16 £410 +11.56% 2
Swindon +15 15 £413 +6.45% 1
Taunton +7 14 £240 -40.00% 2
Erskine - 14 £327 - 1
Renfrewshire - 14 £327 - 1
Wales -7 13 £189 -47.86%
Glasgow +12 12 £363 +9.84% 4
Cardiff +15 11 £186 -36.85%

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 807 (56.32%) .NET
2 778 (54.29%) C#
3 717 (50.03%) Agile Software Development
4 686 (47.87%) SQL Server
5 602 (42.01%) Microsoft
6 579 (40.40%) SQL
7 359 (25.05%) MVC
8 353 (24.63%) ASP.NET
9 352 (24.56%) JavaScript
10 347 (24.21%) Visual Studio
11 325 (22.68%) Scrum
12 298 (20.80%) CSS
13 297 (20.73%) Windows
14 289 (20.17%) TDD
15 285 (19.89%) .NET Framework
16 275 (19.19%) HTML
17 266 (18.56%) Web Services
18 258 (18.00%) Finance
19 246 (17.17%) jQuery
20 242 (16.89%) Git (software)
21 240 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
22 230 (16.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 228 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
24 225 (15.70%) WCF
25 216 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
26 212 (14.79%) XML
26 212 (14.79%) PowerShell
27 193 (13.47%) T-SQL
28 186 (12.98%) Entity Framework
29 176 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 173 (12.07%) IIS
2 150 (10.47%) SharePoint
3 72 (5.02%) BizTalk Server
4 64 (4.47%) CMS
5 29 (2.02%) Umbraco
6 27 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 25 (1.74%) NServiceBus
8 18 (1.26%) Confluence
8 18 (1.26%) WebLogic
9 17 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
10 16 (1.12%) Apache
10 16 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 15 (1.05%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.77%) Skype for Business
13 10 (0.70%) Tomcat
14 8 (0.56%) MS Project Server
14 8 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.49%) JBoss
16 5 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 161 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.88%) MS Office
3 11 (0.77%) MS Project
3 11 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.35%) InfoPath
5 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.14%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.070%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 88 (6.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
3 29 (2.02%) Oracle Applications
4 13 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.35%) FastStats
6 4 (0.28%) SystmOne
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.14%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.070%) BPCS
9 1 (0.070%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.070%) Eloqua
9 1 (0.070%) PolarLake
9 1 (0.070%) Primavera
9 1 (0.070%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 240 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (3.00%) PaaS
4 37 (2.58%) IaaS
5 32 (2.23%) Office 365
6 17 (1.19%) Boomi
7 11 (0.77%) SaaS
8 10 (0.70%) OpenShift
9 9 (0.63%) GitHub
10 8 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.49%) Yammer
12 3 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.21%) Trello
13 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
13 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.14%) Mailgun
13 2 (0.14%) Slack
14 1 (0.070%) Loggly
14 1 (0.070%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.16%) Internet
2 25 (1.74%) SAN
3 24 (1.67%) NAS
4 20 (1.40%) HTTP
5 17 (1.19%) DNS
6 13 (0.91%) Extranet
7 11 (0.77%) Broadband
8 10 (0.70%) TCP/IP
9 9 (0.63%) Network Security
10 7 (0.49%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.49%) LAN
10 7 (0.49%) X.509
11 6 (0.42%) Intranet
11 6 (0.42%) PuTTY
11 6 (0.42%) WinSCP
12 5 (0.35%) DHCP
12 5 (0.35%) Firewall
13 3 (0.21%) FTP
13 3 (0.21%) SNMP
13 3 (0.21%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 686 (47.87%) SQL Server
2 230 (16.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 176 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 165 (11.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 136 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
6 122 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 106 (7.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 59 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 56 (3.91%) Power BI
10 53 (3.70%) Relational Database
11 39 (2.72%) Oracle Database
12 28 (1.95%) NoSQL
13 27 (1.88%) MongoDB
14 26 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
15 25 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
16 23 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
17 22 (1.54%) MySQL
18 21 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
18 21 (1.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 347 (24.21%) Visual Studio
2 242 (16.89%) Git (software)
3 122 (8.51%) TeamCity
4 116 (8.09%) JIRA
5 96 (6.70%) Selenium
6 87 (6.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 84 (5.86%) SpecFlow
8 76 (5.30%) MSBuild
9 71 (4.95%) NUnit
10 68 (4.75%) Jenkins
11 67 (4.68%) MSTest
12 56 (3.91%) Visual Studio Team System
13 48 (3.35%) Subversion
14 39 (2.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 35 (2.44%) HP UFT
15 35 (2.44%) Hudson
16 34 (2.37%) NuGet
17 31 (2.16%) Cucumber
18 30 (2.09%) WebDriver
19 26 (1.81%) Maven
General
1 258 (18.00%) Finance
2 63 (4.40%) Banking
3 41 (2.86%) Legal
4 34 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 32 (2.23%) Marketing
5 32 (2.23%) Retail
6 25 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.19%) Publishing
8 15 (1.05%) Advertising
8 15 (1.05%) Law
9 13 (0.91%) Electronics
10 12 (0.84%) Front Office
11 10 (0.70%) Back Office
11 10 (0.70%) Military
12 8 (0.56%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.35%) Local Government
14 3 (0.21%) Billing
14 3 (0.21%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 764 (53.31%) Developer
2 345 (24.08%) .NET Developer
3 235 (16.40%) C# Developer
4 168 (11.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 164 (11.44%) Analyst
6 106 (7.40%) SQL Developer
7 89 (6.21%) DevOps Engineer
8 87 (6.07%) Tester
9 79 (5.51%) Test Analyst
10 71 (4.95%) Senior Developer
11 68 (4.75%) Microsoft Developer
12 66 (4.61%) Software Developer
13 64 (4.47%) ASP.NET Developer
14 56 (3.91%) Consultant
15 55 (3.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 53 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 45 (3.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 43 (3.00%) SQL Server Developer
19 41 (2.86%) Dynamics AX Developer
20 40 (2.79%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 807 (56.32%) .NET
2 353 (24.63%) ASP.NET
3 298 (20.80%) CSS
4 285 (19.89%) .NET Framework
5 275 (19.19%) HTML
6 266 (18.56%) Web Services
7 246 (17.17%) jQuery
8 225 (15.70%) WCF
9 212 (14.79%) XML
10 186 (12.98%) Entity Framework
11 169 (11.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 163 (11.37%) AngularJS
13 155 (10.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 125 (8.72%) HTML5
15 111 (7.75%) LINQ
16 104 (7.26%) RESTful
17 85 (5.93%) CSS3
18 81 (5.65%) JSON
19 78 (5.44%) Ajax
20 77 (5.37%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 93 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (3.07%) User Experience
3 41 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 40 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 33 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 25 (1.74%) NHS
7 22 (1.54%) Computer Science
8 19 (1.33%) Replication
9 18 (1.26%) Client/Server
10 17 (1.19%) Clustering
10 17 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.19%) W3C
11 16 (1.12%) Enterprise Storage
11 16 (1.12%) Fixed Income
12 15 (1.05%) Equities
13 14 (0.98%) Mobile App
14 13 (0.91%) Data Structures
14 13 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 10 (0.70%) Credit Risk
15 10 (0.70%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 297 (20.73%) Windows
2 112 (7.82%) Windows Server
3 86 (6.00%) Linux
4 39 (2.72%) Unix
5 35 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 32 (2.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (1.40%) Solaris
9 17 (1.19%) Oracle Linux
10 14 (0.98%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.91%) Android
12 11 (0.77%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.63%) Windows 7
14 8 (0.56%) Windows Phone
14 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.49%) CentOS
15 7 (0.49%) Windows Phone 8
16 6 (0.42%) Windows XP
17 4 (0.28%) CoreOS
18 3 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 717 (50.03%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (25.05%) MVC
3 325 (22.68%) Scrum
4 289 (20.17%) TDD
5 228 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
6 216 (15.07%) Business Intelligence
7 161 (11.24%) DevOps
8 150 (10.47%) BDD
9 118 (8.23%) Unit Testing
10 108 (7.54%) SDLC
11 103 (7.19%) ETL
12 101 (7.05%) Web Development
13 98 (6.84%) Migration
14 96 (6.70%) CRM
15 93 (6.49%) Data Modelling
15 93 (6.49%) Kanban
16 82 (5.72%) Continuous Delivery
17 79 (5.51%) Software Engineering
18 78 (5.44%) Test Scripting
19 77 (5.37%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 778 (54.29%) C#
2 579 (40.40%) SQL
3 352 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 212 (14.79%) PowerShell
5 193 (13.47%) T-SQL
6 83 (5.79%) Java
7 60 (4.19%) VB.NET
8 36 (2.51%) F#
9 34 (2.37%) TypeScript
9 34 (2.37%) VB
10 32 (2.23%) Perl
11 30 (2.09%) PL/SQL
12 27 (1.88%) C++
13 26 (1.81%) Python
14 21 (1.47%) Ruby
15 19 (1.33%) VBA
16 18 (1.26%) VB6
16 18 (1.26%) X++
17 17 (1.19%) VBScript
18 16 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 141 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 94 (6.56%) SC Cleared
3 65 (4.54%) Degree
4 41 (2.86%) ISEB
4 41 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 26 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 14 (0.98%) MCITP
8 10 (0.70%) MCSE
8 10 (0.70%) MCTS
9 8 (0.56%) HNC
9 8 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.42%) HND
11 5 (0.35%) CCNP
11 5 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.35%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
11 5 (0.35%) MCDBA
11 5 (0.35%) MCDST
11 5 (0.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (6.77%) QA
2 16 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
5 2 (0.14%) SDET
6 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.070%) SLA
6 1 (0.070%) Solvency II
System Software
1 45 (3.14%) Active Directory
2 38 (2.65%) Docker
3 27 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.33%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.05%) Veritas File System
6 14 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (0.42%) vCloud
8 6 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.35%) Gluster
9 5 (0.35%) vSphere
10 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 3 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.14%) Shibboleth
11 2 (0.14%) XenServer
12 1 (0.070%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 67 (4.68%) Puppet
2 61 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
3 49 (3.42%) Ansible
4 19 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
5 16 (1.12%) NetBackup
6 9 (0.63%) Kubernetes
7 8 (0.56%) Nagios
8 4 (0.28%) Control-M
8 4 (0.28%) rkt
8 4 (0.28%) Terraform
8 4 (0.28%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (0.21%) Mesos
9 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 3 (0.21%) SCCM
9 3 (0.21%) SCOM
9 3 (0.21%) Unicenter
9 3 (0.21%) WMI
9 3 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 602 (42.01%) Microsoft
2 156 (10.89%) Oracle
3 57 (3.98%) HP
4 44 (3.07%) VMware
5 40 (2.79%) SAP
6 37 (2.58%) Red Hat
7 32 (2.23%) Sitecore
8 20 (1.40%) Dell
9 18 (1.26%) IBM
9 18 (1.26%) Veritas
10 17 (1.19%) Apple
11 16 (1.12%) Telerik
12 15 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
13 14 (0.98%) CA Agile Central
13 14 (0.98%) Sun
13 14 (0.98%) Symantec
14 12 (0.84%) Atlassian
15 11 (0.77%) Remedy
15 11 (0.77%) Tableau
16 10 (0.70%) Twitter
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