Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 17 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 97 118
Rank change year-on-year -15 +21 -29
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 21 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.88% 0.68% 0.75%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.13% 6.78% 7.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £363 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% +2.07% -7.05%
10th Percentile £339 £311 £351
90th Percentile £394 £513 £384
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 508 177 257
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.31% 9.97% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 83 109
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £388 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.90% +7.41% -6.51%
10th Percentile £301 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £493 £463
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £29.00 £45.00 £31.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% +44.58% -26.76%
10th Percentile £26.00 £27.50 £17.49
90th Percentile £77.50 £62.50 £43.66
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 Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Buckinghamshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Buckinghamshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Buckinghamshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 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
Milton Keynes -15 19 £363 -3.33% 1
High Wycombe -6 6 £363 +34.26%
Beaconsfield - 1 £300 -
Team Foundation Server
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 16 (76.19%) Finance
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JIRA
2 10 (47.62%) SDLC
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (33.33%) Retail
5 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 6 (28.57%) WCF
6 6 (28.57%) SOLID
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
7 5 (23.81%) ISEB
8 4 (19.05%) B2C
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Automotive
8 4 (19.05%) Test Planning

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 3 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) GIMP
1 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 3 (14.29%) Redis
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) OLAP
5 1 (4.76%) OLTP
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) JIRA
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) Appium
3 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (14.29%) Bitbucket
3 3 (14.29%) Calabash
3 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 3 (14.29%) IntelliJ
3 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) NUnit
3 3 (14.29%) PhantomJS
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (14.29%) SpecFlow
3 3 (14.29%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (19.05%) Automotive
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 2 (9.52%) Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) Electronics
6 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Developer
3 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 6 (28.57%) C# WCF Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
4 6 (28.57%) SSRS Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 6 (28.57%) WCF Developer
5 5 (23.81%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Tester
7 3 (14.29%) Automation Tester
7 3 (14.29%) QA Tester
7 3 (14.29%) Senior Automation Tester
7 3 (14.29%) Senior QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) .NET
1 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (28.57%) WCF
3 4 (19.05%) JSON
3 4 (19.05%) RESTful
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) WPF
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) jQuery
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Ajax
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.76%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) LESS
6 1 (4.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.52%) Robotics
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
1 3 (14.29%) Mac OS X
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (47.62%) SDLC
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (28.57%) SOLID
5 6 (28.57%) Test Scripting
6 4 (19.05%) B2C
6 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Test Planning
6 4 (19.05%) User Stories
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Data Entry
7 3 (14.29%) E-Commerce
7 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Blue Prism
3 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.76%) SAP