Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 122 103
Rank change year-on-year -12 -19 +35
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 28 29 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.73% 0.79% 1.68%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.96% 6.99% 19.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 39
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +21.43%
10th Percentile £312 £359 £301
90th Percentile £463 £500 £503
South East median daily rate £400 £367 £400
% change year-on-year +8.99% -8.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% - -7.03%

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 565 415 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.64% 11.34% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 250 253
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% -5.29% +23.19%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £300
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.43% +0.06% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 6
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.50 £15.00 £46.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +290.00% -67.74% +30.99%
10th Percentile £45.15 £15.00 £40.00
90th Percentile £71.05 £56.55 £117.75
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +10.00%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Bracknell 0 8 £400 -1.23% 1
Reading -17 8 £400 -13.51% 1
Maidenhead - 3 £325 - 4
Slough -5 1 £415 +3.75% 2
Wokingham -7 1 £350 -12.50% 2
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 19 (67.86%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) .NET
3 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
6 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (35.71%) TDD
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
8 9 (32.14%) Linux
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 9 (32.14%) REST
8 9 (32.14%) JIRA
8 9 (32.14%) Microservices
9 8 (28.57%) Java
9 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 7 (25.00%) CRM
10 7 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.00%) SDLC
11 6 (21.43%) NuGet
11 6 (21.43%) Low Latency
11 6 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (21.43%) Opsview
11 6 (21.43%) .NET Core
11 6 (21.43%) CQL
11 6 (21.43%) TeamCity

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 6 (21.43%) Confluence
1 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) GitHub
2 6 (21.43%) NuGet
3 5 (17.86%) IaaS
3 5 (17.86%) PaaS
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 4 (14.29%) Serverless
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
3 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Power BI
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (32.14%) JIRA
3 7 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
4 6 (21.43%) Maven
4 6 (21.43%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (21.43%) TeamCity
5 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
7 2 (7.14%) Ant
7 2 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (7.14%) JUnit
7 2 (7.14%) NSubstitute
7 2 (7.14%) NUnit
7 2 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
7 2 (7.14%) Selenium
7 2 (7.14%) SonarQube
7 2 (7.14%) Subversion
7 2 (7.14%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
1 1 (3.57%) Back Office
1 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) CRM Developer
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) WCF Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Angular Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Azure Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) REST
3 6 (21.43%) .NET Core
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
4 5 (17.86%) jQuery
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) Node.js
7 2 (7.14%) Jest
7 2 (7.14%) React
7 2 (7.14%) SAML
7 2 (7.14%) WCF
8 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.57%) EDI
8 1 (3.57%) JSON
8 1 (3.57%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) XML
8 1 (3.57%) XML Schema
8 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Linux
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) Microservices
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.00%) CRM
4 7 (25.00%) SDLC
5 6 (21.43%) Change Control
5 6 (21.43%) Low Latency
5 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
6 5 (17.86%) DevOps
6 5 (17.86%) MVC
7 4 (14.29%) Logistics
8 3 (10.71%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) BDD
9 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 2 (7.14%) Migration
9 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 2 (7.14%) Test Scripting
9 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Java
5 6 (21.43%) C++
5 6 (21.43%) CQL
6 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
7 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
8 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) ISO 9001
1 6 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (17.86%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Opsview
2 5 (17.86%) HP ALM
2 5 (17.86%) Puppet
3 3 (10.71%) Ansible
3 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) Serena
4 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.57%) hybris
4 1 (3.57%) SAP