Period
to 29 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 29 September 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 176 193
Rank change year-on-year +65 +17 -56
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 11 56 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.61% 0.92% 0.94%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.32% 5.22% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 48 56
Median daily rate £488 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £469 £343 £300
90th Percentile £518 £579 £600
Central London median daily rate £488 £426 £475
% change year-on-year +14.37% -10.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £52.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £52.00 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 331 1,072 1,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.41% 17.59% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 820 1,286
Median daily rate £506 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £306 £375 £363
90th Percentile £638 £675 £638
Central London median daily rate £503 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.29% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.84% +14.84% +28.04%
10th Percentile £34.00 £19.85 £31.00
90th Percentile £46.40 £91.90 £41.60
Median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year +8.84% +9.70% +20.72%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in the City of London

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the City of London

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
4 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
5 6 (54.55%) Adobe
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) Acrobat
7 4 (36.36%) Azure
8 3 (27.27%) AWS
8 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
8 3 (27.27%) WPF
8 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
8 3 (27.27%) DevOps
8 3 (27.27%) Microservices
8 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 3 (27.27%) Scrum
8 3 (27.27%) Finance
9 2 (18.18%) TDD
9 2 (18.18%) NUnit
9 2 (18.18%) Selenium
9 2 (18.18%) WebLOAD
9 2 (18.18%) MVC
9 2 (18.18%) JMeter

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Photoshop
2 5 (45.45%) Acrobat
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Azure
2 3 (27.27%) AWS
3 2 (18.18%) GitHub
3 2 (18.18%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) NoSQL
4 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
5 1 (9.09%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Mockito
1 2 (18.18%) NeoLoad
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) Postman
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
1 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
1 2 (18.18%) TestNG
1 2 (18.18%) WebLOAD
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Developer
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Development Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Test Development Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Siebel Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (18.18%) RESTful
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) WireMock
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) COM
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) React
5 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 1 (9.09%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Unit Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 3 (27.27%) Microservices
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) SDET
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
2 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Nintex
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Siebel