Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 141 102
Rank change year-on-year +21 -39 +36
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 47 22 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.18% 0.55% 1.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.69% 4.88% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 27
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £338 £269 £292
90th Percentile £441 £518 £505
South East median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.49% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £50.50 -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +10.47% -4.44% +20.00%

Team Foundation Server is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 541 451 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.53% 11.25% 7.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 271 239
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £300 £256
90th Percentile £548 £525 £501
South East median daily rate £450 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 12
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £42.25 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.50% -6.11% +23.29%
10th Percentile £13.20 £26.63 £36.75
90th Percentile £34.60 £122.50 £50.93
South East median hourly rate £45.20 £41.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +10.23% -6.82% +17.33%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Berkshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 19 £400 -15.79% 3
Bracknell +12 15 £375 +38.89% 2
Maidenhead - 3 £325 - 2
Windsor - 1 £375 -
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 41 (87.23%) C#
2 31 (65.96%) .NET
2 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (63.83%) SQL Server
4 26 (55.32%) REST
5 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
5 21 (44.68%) Java
5 21 (44.68%) TDD
6 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
6 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
7 18 (38.30%) JIRA
8 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
9 16 (34.04%) Microservices
10 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (27.66%) SQL
11 13 (27.66%) DevOps
11 13 (27.66%) SDLC
12 12 (25.53%) IaaS
12 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
12 12 (25.53%) Windows
12 12 (25.53%) Linux
12 12 (25.53%) HTML
12 12 (25.53%) PaaS
13 11 (23.40%) Confluence
13 11 (23.40%) TeamCity
13 11 (23.40%) IIS
14 10 (21.28%) CSS
14 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
14 10 (21.28%) C++

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (23.40%) Confluence
1 11 (23.40%) IIS
2 7 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.51%) NServiceBus
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (25.53%) IaaS
2 12 (25.53%) PaaS
3 4 (8.51%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.26%) Azure Data Factory
4 2 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (21.28%) Firewall
1 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.51%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (63.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.26%) Power BI
4 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Visual Studio
2 18 (38.30%) JIRA
3 17 (36.17%) Git (software)
4 11 (23.40%) TeamCity
5 10 (21.28%) Eclipse
5 10 (21.28%) Jenkins
5 10 (21.28%) Maven
5 10 (21.28%) MSBuild
5 10 (21.28%) NuGet
5 10 (21.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (17.02%) Ant
6 8 (17.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (17.02%) Bitbucket
6 8 (17.02%) Moq
6 8 (17.02%) NSubstitute
6 8 (17.02%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (17.02%) Selenium
6 8 (17.02%) SonarQube
6 8 (17.02%) Subversion
6 8 (17.02%) Zephyr
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (80.85%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Automation Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Agile Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Java Developer
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) C# WCF Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.38%) T-SQL Developer
6 3 (6.38%) WCF Developer
7 2 (4.26%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) .NET
2 26 (55.32%) REST
3 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET
3 12 (25.53%) HTML
4 10 (21.28%) CSS
4 10 (21.28%) WCF
5 9 (19.15%) .NET Core
5 9 (19.15%) JSON
6 7 (14.89%) SOAP
6 7 (14.89%) XML
7 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.77%) XSD
8 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.64%) jQuery
8 5 (10.64%) Web Services
8 5 (10.64%) WSDL
8 5 (10.64%) XSLT
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) EPoS
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.53%) Linux
1 12 (25.53%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (44.68%) TDD
3 16 (34.04%) Microservices
4 15 (31.91%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (27.66%) DevOps
5 13 (27.66%) SDLC
6 10 (21.28%) BDD
6 10 (21.28%) Low Latency
6 10 (21.28%) Multithreading
6 10 (21.28%) Scrum
7 9 (19.15%) Change Control
7 9 (19.15%) MVC
8 8 (17.02%) CRM
8 8 (17.02%) OOD
9 7 (14.89%) SOLID
9 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.64%) Business Transformation
10 5 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (10.64%) Kanban
11 4 (8.51%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) C#
2 21 (44.68%) Java
3 19 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.66%) SQL
5 10 (21.28%) C++
5 10 (21.28%) CQL
5 10 (21.28%) T-SQL
6 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
7 5 (10.64%) XPath
8 2 (4.26%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) ISO 9001
1 9 (19.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (21.28%) Docker
1 10 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (21.28%) Ansible
1 10 (21.28%) Opsview
1 10 (21.28%) Puppet
2 5 (10.64%) HP ALM
3 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.26%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (21.28%) VMware
3 5 (10.64%) HP
3 5 (10.64%) Serena
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle