The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 months to 28 June 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 55 77
Rank change year-on-year +11 +22  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 11 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.86% 1.18% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.58% 5.93% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 1
Median daily rate £305 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £428 £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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

Contract Development Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 81 118 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 13.68% 19.83% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 189 117
Median daily rate £350 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £281 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 - £19.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 - £44.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Cambridgeshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Cambridgeshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Cambridgeshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +4 6 £300 -17.24% 2
Cambridge +5 3 £418 +23.70% 4
Team Foundation Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) SQL
4 10 (55.56%) C#
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) WCF
7 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
7 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
7 7 (38.89%) SDLC
8 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (33.33%) TDD
8 6 (33.33%) NHibernate
9 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (16.67%) MVC
9 3 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (16.67%) XSLT
9 3 (16.67%) Windows
9 3 (16.67%) MSTest
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
10 2 (11.11%) LINQ
10 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (11.11%) MSBuild
10 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 2 (11.11%) ERP
10 2 (11.11%) T-SQL

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) NFC
1 1 (5.56%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Visual Studio
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (16.67%) MSTest
4 2 (11.11%) MSBuild
4 2 (11.11%) NUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.56%) JIRA
5 1 (5.56%) MorphX
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Developer
2 7 (38.89%) .NET Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# Developer
2 7 (38.89%) C# WCF Developer
2 7 (38.89%) SQL Server Developer
2 7 (38.89%) WCF Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 8 (44.44%) WCF
3 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
4 6 (33.33%) NHibernate
5 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (16.67%) XML
5 3 (16.67%) XSLT
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (11.11%) LINQ
6 2 (11.11%) WPF
7 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.56%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) HTML
7 1 (5.56%) jQuery
7 1 (5.56%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) NHS
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) SDLC
3 6 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.11%) Concurrent Programming
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
5 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C#
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO 8583
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Salt
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.56%) HP
3 1 (5.56%) Nintex
3 1 (5.56%) Siemens