Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 19 October 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 114 81
Rank change year-on-year +5 -33 +4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 32 32 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.17% 1.03% 2.08%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.29% 6.36% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 52
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -7.59% +11.54%
10th Percentile £304 £284 £280
90th Percentile £500 £454 £573
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.25 £43.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -4.07% - +3.61%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 509 503 483
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 18.57% 16.27% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 323 323
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £313 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% +88.89%
10th Percentile £27.63 £40.50 £39.85
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.72 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +6.49%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Nottinghamshire +10 15 £375 -9.09% 8
Northamptonshire -10 10 £393 +17.16% 12
Leicestershire +7 4 £320 +6.67% 6
Derbyshire - 2 £313 -
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
3 16 (50.00%) .NET
4 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
6 9 (28.13%) Retail
7 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (18.75%) CSS
9 6 (18.75%) HTML
9 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (18.75%) Web Development
9 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 5 (15.63%) WCF
10 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
10 5 (15.63%) Docker
10 5 (15.63%) React

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (6.25%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (6.25%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) BASE24
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) DSL
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) SMS
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (9.38%) Big Data
6 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (6.25%) Power BI
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.13%) DTS
8 1 (3.13%) GIS
8 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.38%) Selenium
5 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.13%) JIRA
6 1 (3.13%) NUnit
6 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (3.13%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Tester
4 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Automation Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Developer in Test
6 3 (9.38%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Automation Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 6 (18.75%) HTML
5 5 (15.63%) Entity Framework
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
5 5 (15.63%) React
5 5 (15.63%) WCF
6 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 4 (12.50%) WinForms
7 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 3 (9.38%) HTML5
7 3 (9.38%) React Native
7 3 (9.38%) WPF
7 3 (9.38%) XML
8 2 (6.25%) MDX
8 2 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (18.75%) Web Development
4 4 (12.50%) Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) MVC
4 4 (12.50%) OO
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) DevOps
5 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.38%) ETL
5 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
5 3 (9.38%) SDET
5 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) BDD
6 2 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
3 11 (34.38%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) PL/SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Java
6 3 (9.38%) Python
7 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.13%) GLSL
8 1 (3.13%) Groovy
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) GDPR
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.13%) Xamarin