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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
London / City of London
Rank 97 118 142
Rank change year-on-year +21 +24  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 58 41 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.91% 1.23% 1.05%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.43% 7.93% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 41
Median daily rate £368 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.12% -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £346
% change year-on-year -3.44% +4.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.66% -11.76%  

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

Contract Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 556 517 698
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 18.35% 15.54% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 411 535
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £36.82 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +34.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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

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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the City of London

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in the City of London

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the City of London

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 City of London region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 76 (69.09%) SQL Server
2 57 (51.82%) Microsoft
3 55 (50.00%) C#
4 51 (46.36%) Finance
5 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (42.73%) Scrum
7 41 (37.27%) SQL
8 39 (35.45%) TDD
9 38 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (34.55%) Microsoft Azure
9 38 (34.55%) Windows
10 37 (33.64%) .NET
11 35 (31.82%) JIRA
12 30 (27.27%) IIS
12 30 (27.27%) Web Services
12 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
13 29 (26.36%) CRM
13 29 (26.36%) Dynamics CRM
14 28 (25.45%) SQL Server 2008
15 27 (24.55%) WCF
16 26 (23.64%) ERP
17 24 (21.82%) Dynamics AX
18 23 (20.91%) Logistics
18 23 (20.91%) SharePoint
19 21 (19.09%) BizTalk Server
19 21 (19.09%) Visual Studio
19 21 (19.09%) PaaS
19 21 (19.09%) IaaS
20 18 (16.36%) BDD
21 17 (15.45%) T-SQL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related 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 30 (27.27%) IIS
2 23 (20.91%) SharePoint
3 21 (19.09%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.73%) Apache
5 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.91%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.91%) CMS
6 1 (0.91%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.55%) MS Office
3 3 (2.73%) MS Project
3 3 (2.73%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (26.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (21.82%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 38 (34.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (19.09%) IaaS
2 21 (19.09%) PaaS
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.73%) Office 365
5 2 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) DNS
3 1 (0.91%) Extranet
3 1 (0.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.91%) Intranet
3 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (69.09%) SQL Server
2 38 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (25.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (11.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
7 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database
9 6 (5.45%) Power BI
10 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.64%) Big Data
11 4 (3.64%) Couchbase
11 4 (3.64%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (2.73%) DB2
12 3 (2.73%) SSDT
13 1 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (0.91%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (31.82%) JIRA
2 21 (19.09%) Visual Studio
3 15 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.09%) NUnit
5 9 (8.18%) MSTest
6 7 (6.36%) gulp
6 7 (6.36%) Mocha
7 6 (5.45%) SpecFlow
7 6 (5.45%) Subversion
7 6 (5.45%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (4.55%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.55%) MSBuild
9 4 (3.64%) Bower
9 4 (3.64%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (3.64%) Protractor
9 4 (3.64%) Selenium
9 4 (3.64%) Sinon.JS
9 4 (3.64%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.73%) Jasmine
General
1 51 (46.36%) Finance
2 10 (9.09%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.55%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Law
5 4 (3.64%) Legal
6 3 (2.73%) Back Office
7 2 (1.82%) Front Office
7 2 (1.82%) Marketing
8 1 (0.91%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (50.91%) Developer
2 27 (24.55%) Analyst
3 23 (20.91%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 21 (19.09%) Microsoft Developer
5 10 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Test Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 8 (7.27%) Scrum Master
8 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Angular Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Risk Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) SQL Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) SSIS Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Business Developer
10 5 (4.55%) Credit Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Credit Risk Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.64%) .NET
2 30 (27.27%) Web Services
3 27 (24.55%) WCF
4 14 (12.73%) CSS
5 12 (10.91%) HTML
6 11 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (9.09%) HTML5
7 10 (9.09%) RESTful
8 8 (7.27%) COM
9 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET
9 7 (6.36%) LINQ
10 6 (5.45%) jQuery
11 5 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.55%) Gherkin
12 4 (3.64%) Angular 2
12 4 (3.64%) CSS3
12 4 (3.64%) Entity Framework
12 4 (3.64%) REST
12 4 (3.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.18%) Credit Risk
2 7 (6.36%) Equities
2 7 (6.36%) Fixed Income
3 6 (5.45%) Market Risk
3 6 (5.45%) User Experience
4 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.73%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.73%) Derivative
5 3 (2.73%) Grid Computing
5 3 (2.73%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.91%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.55%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.73%) Linux
4 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.82%) CentOS
6 1 (0.91%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (43.64%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (42.73%) Scrum
3 39 (35.45%) TDD
4 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
5 29 (26.36%) CRM
6 26 (23.64%) ERP
7 23 (20.91%) Logistics
8 18 (16.36%) BDD
9 15 (13.64%) DevOps
10 14 (12.73%) MVC
11 10 (9.09%) Change Management
11 10 (9.09%) ETL
11 10 (9.09%) Test Scripting
11 10 (9.09%) Workflow
12 9 (8.18%) OOP
13 8 (7.27%) Business Analysis
13 8 (7.27%) Front End Development
13 8 (7.27%) Test Management
14 7 (6.36%) Asset Management
14 7 (6.36%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 55 (50.00%) C#
2 41 (37.27%) SQL
3 17 (15.45%) T-SQL
4 15 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 12 (10.91%) PowerShell
6 7 (6.36%) Java
7 4 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.73%) VBA
9 2 (1.82%) Perl
9 2 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) ISEB
3 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.91%) MCITP
4 1 (0.91%) MCSE
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (2.73%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.64%) Docker
3 2 (1.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.91%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.91%) HDFS
4 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.82%) Dollar Universe
1 2 (1.82%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.91%) Ansible
2 1 (0.91%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) Puppet
2 1 (0.91%) rkt
2 1 (0.91%) Salt
Vendors
1 57 (51.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.00%) Oracle
3 5 (4.55%) SAP
4 3 (2.73%) Serena
5 2 (1.82%) IBM
5 2 (1.82%) Remedy
6 1 (0.91%) BMC
6 1 (0.91%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.91%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.91%) MapR
6 1 (0.91%) Nintex
6 1 (0.91%) OpenText
6 1 (0.91%) RedDot
6 1 (0.91%) VMware
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