Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 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
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 121 142
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21 +8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 48 48 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.17% 1.14% 0.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.58% 10.98% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 33 14
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.57% +15.89%
10th Percentile £350 £302 £325
90th Percentile £480 £488 £505
South East median daily rate £375 £380 £400
% change year-on-year -1.32% -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44% -11.33%

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 501 437 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.25% 10.34% 7.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 260 236
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £251
90th Percentile £538 £525 £484
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £105.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.10% +200.00% -9.68%
10th Percentile £13.88 £45.50 £24.80
90th Percentile £50.25 £172.50 £44.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% +6.25%

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 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 20 November 2017. 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 +19 20 £425 +13.33% 1
Bracknell +22 18 £375 +38.89%
Maidenhead -8 1 £425 +13.33% 1
Windsor - 1 £375 -
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 39 (81.25%) C#
2 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (54.17%) .NET
4 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
5 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
6 19 (39.58%) REST
7 18 (37.50%) DevOps
7 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (35.42%) Java
9 16 (33.33%) Scrum
9 16 (33.33%) MSBuild
9 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
10 14 (29.17%) Puppet
10 14 (29.17%) Docker
10 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
10 14 (29.17%) Ant
11 13 (27.08%) NUnit
11 13 (27.08%) Selenium
11 13 (27.08%) Ansible
11 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
11 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
12 12 (25.00%) WCF
12 12 (25.00%) JIRA
12 12 (25.00%) TDD
13 11 (22.92%) Subversion
13 11 (22.92%) HTML
13 11 (22.92%) Web Services
13 11 (22.92%) CSS
13 11 (22.92%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 4 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (8.33%) IIS
1 4 (8.33%) NServiceBus
1 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.08%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) GitHub
3 3 (6.25%) IaaS
3 3 (6.25%) PaaS
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Power BI
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 14 (29.17%) Ant
3 13 (27.08%) Jenkins
3 13 (27.08%) NUnit
3 13 (27.08%) Selenium
4 12 (25.00%) JIRA
5 11 (22.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 11 (22.92%) Bitbucket
5 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
5 11 (22.92%) Moq
5 11 (22.92%) NSubstitute
5 11 (22.92%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (22.92%) SonarQube
5 11 (22.92%) Subversion
5 11 (22.92%) Zephyr
6 10 (20.83%) JUnit
7 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.25%) Maven
9 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Automation Developer
3 8 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Agile Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Consultant
6 5 (10.42%) Applications Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Azure Consultant
8 3 (6.25%) Azure Developer
8 3 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (6.25%) T-SQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) WCF Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 19 (39.58%) REST
3 12 (25.00%) WCF
4 11 (22.92%) CSS
4 11 (22.92%) HTML
4 11 (22.92%) Web Services
5 9 (18.75%) JSON
5 9 (18.75%) XML
6 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.58%) SOAP
8 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (12.50%) RESTful
8 6 (12.50%) XSD
9 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.42%) WSDL
9 5 (10.42%) XSLT
10 4 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 4 (8.33%) jQuery
10 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.08%) EPoS
5 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.17%) Debian
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (37.50%) DevOps
3 16 (33.33%) Scrum
3 16 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 12 (25.00%) TDD
5 9 (18.75%) BDD
5 9 (18.75%) MVC
6 8 (16.67%) OOD
7 7 (14.58%) SOLID
8 6 (12.50%) Business Transformation
8 6 (12.50%) Microservices
9 5 (10.42%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (10.42%) Kanban
10 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (8.33%) SDLC
10 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
10 4 (8.33%) Web Development
11 3 (6.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (81.25%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.08%) PowerShell
5 10 (20.83%) SQL
5 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.42%) XPath
7 3 (6.25%) XAML
8 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.17%) PHP
8 2 (4.17%) Python
9 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) HNC
4 1 (2.08%) ISEB
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PMO
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Docker
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (29.17%) Puppet
2 13 (27.08%) Ansible
3 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.17%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) Ariba
4 1 (2.08%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) Serena