Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 118 112
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 39 43 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.00% 1.07% 1.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.37% 9.51% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 41
Berkshire median daily rate £423 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.32% +1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £364 £359 £310
90th Percentile £488 £491 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +10.00% -1.32% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -
South East median hourly rate £40.50 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.65% -4.44%

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 529 452 462
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 13.61% 11.25% 10.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 271 267
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £307 £294 £300
90th Percentile £554 £538 £527
South East median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £33.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.84% -10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £42.25 £14.33 £33.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £58.55 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -13 18 £463 +5.71% 5
Bracknell +11 16 £415 +10.67% 1
Slough 0 1 £415 +3.75% 1
Wokingham - 1 £375 -
Maidenhead - 1 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 28 (71.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (58.97%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) Visual Studio Team System
3 19 (48.72%) C#
4 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
4 17 (43.59%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (41.03%) TDD
6 15 (38.46%) GitHub
7 14 (35.90%) SaaS
8 12 (30.77%) REST
8 12 (30.77%) Serverless
9 11 (28.21%) Logistics
9 11 (28.21%) HTML
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
9 11 (28.21%) CSS
10 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
10 10 (25.64%) Node.js
11 9 (23.08%) Web Development
11 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (23.08%) HTML5
11 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
12 8 (20.51%) MVC
12 8 (20.51%) Windows
12 8 (20.51%) Linux
12 8 (20.51%) jQuery
12 8 (20.51%) Microservices
13 7 (17.95%) Docker
13 7 (17.95%) DevOps
13 7 (17.95%) BDD
13 7 (17.95%) Puppet

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 5 (12.82%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 3 (7.69%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.13%) Confluence
4 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 28 (71.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (38.46%) GitHub
3 14 (35.90%) SaaS
4 12 (30.77%) Serverless
5 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (12.82%) Azure Functions
7 2 (5.13%) IaaS
7 2 (5.13%) NuGet
7 2 (5.13%) PaaS
8 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (2.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 5 (12.82%) VPN
3 2 (5.13%) Firewall
3 2 (5.13%) FTP
4 1 (2.56%) DNS
4 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (12.82%) Cosmos DB
2 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
2 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.56%) Power BI
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (58.97%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 5 (12.82%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Jasmine
3 5 (12.82%) Mocha
4 3 (7.69%) JIRA
4 3 (7.69%) Maven
5 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
5 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.56%) Gatling
6 1 (2.56%) JMeter
6 1 (2.56%) Mockito
6 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.56%) NUnit
6 1 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.56%) WiX
General
1 1 (2.56%) Back Office
1 1 (2.56%) Banking
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (64.10%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 8 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) React Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Angular Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Azure Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Umbraco Developer
8 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Architect
8 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.13%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) .NET
2 12 (30.77%) REST
3 11 (28.21%) CSS
3 11 (28.21%) HTML
4 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
4 10 (25.64%) Node.js
5 9 (23.08%) HTML5
6 8 (20.51%) jQuery
7 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET
8 6 (15.38%) WCF
9 5 (12.82%) Jest
9 5 (12.82%) React
9 5 (12.82%) SAML
10 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
10 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (7.69%) EDI
11 3 (7.69%) JSON
11 3 (7.69%) SOAP
12 2 (5.13%) Middleware
12 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.82%) PKI
3 3 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
1 8 (20.51%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Android
2 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Continuous Integration
2 16 (41.03%) TDD
3 11 (28.21%) Logistics
4 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.08%) Web Development
5 8 (20.51%) Microservices
5 8 (20.51%) MVC
6 7 (17.95%) BDD
6 7 (17.95%) DevOps
7 6 (15.38%) Mobile Development
7 6 (15.38%) OO
8 5 (12.82%) Deployment Automation
8 5 (12.82%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (12.82%) Pair Programming
8 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 3 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (48.72%) C#
2 17 (43.59%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 6 (15.38%) TypeScript
4 5 (12.82%) Bash Shell
4 5 (12.82%) C++
4 5 (12.82%) Java
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 2 (5.13%) CQL
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (2.56%) MCP
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Docker
2 5 (12.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (17.95%) Puppet
2 6 (15.38%) Terraform
3 5 (12.82%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (5.13%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) Opsview
5 1 (2.56%) Grafana
5 1 (2.56%) HP ALM
5 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.56%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Fiorano
3 2 (5.13%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) hybris
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.56%) Xamarin