The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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)
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 130
Rank change year-on-year +14 +31  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 45 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.91% 1.18% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.42% 8.50% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 15
Median daily rate £375 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.28% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £453
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 the East of England with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 432 353 415
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 18.29% 13.84% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 240 242
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 11
Median hourly rate £43.25 £36.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.13% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £27.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £50.78 £51.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £41.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year +4.21% +12.04%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the East of England

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England 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
Hertfordshire +13 17 £375 -9.09% 6
Cambridgeshire +11 11 £305 -18.66% 7
Norfolk +6 6 £388 +19.23% 1
Suffolk +2 5 £420 -6.66% 1
Essex -10 4 £400 +14.28%
Bedfordshire -9 2 £319 -29.16%
Team Foundation Server
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 East of England region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 58 (74.36%) .NET
2 49 (62.82%) C#
2 49 (62.82%) SQL Server
3 38 (48.72%) ASP.NET
4 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (42.31%) MVC
6 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
7 31 (39.74%) SQL
8 25 (32.05%) TDD
8 25 (32.05%) .NET Framework
9 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
9 21 (26.92%) Visual Studio
10 20 (25.64%) AngularJS
11 19 (24.36%) Entity Framework
11 19 (24.36%) WCF
12 16 (20.51%) HTML
12 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
12 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (16.67%) T-SQL
13 13 (16.67%) XML
13 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (15.38%) SDLC
14 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 11 (14.10%) Windows
15 11 (14.10%) CSS
15 11 (14.10%) jQuery
16 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
16 10 (12.82%) Web Services
16 10 (12.82%) Performance Optimisation
16 10 (12.82%) SOLID

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 9 (11.54%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) Internet
2 2 (2.56%) DNS
2 2 (2.56%) IMAP
2 2 (2.56%) SAN
2 2 (2.56%) SMTP
3 1 (1.28%) NFC
3 1 (1.28%) SMPP
3 1 (1.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (62.82%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.13%) MySQL
6 4 (5.13%) QlikView
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.85%) MarkLogic
7 3 (3.85%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.56%) Biml
8 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.56%) SSDT
9 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.28%) GIS
9 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Git (software)
1 21 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.97%) Subversion
3 5 (6.41%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.13%) JIRA
4 4 (5.13%) SpecFlow
5 3 (3.85%) JUnit
5 3 (3.85%) Mockito
5 3 (3.85%) MSTest
6 2 (2.56%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.56%) NUnit
6 2 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (2.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.28%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.28%) MorphX
7 1 (1.28%) Protractor
7 1 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.28%) WinRunner
General
1 7 (8.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Games
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (61.54%) Developer
2 37 (47.44%) .NET Developer
3 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 11 (14.10%) SQL Developer
7 8 (10.26%) C# WCF Developer
7 8 (10.26%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (10.26%) WCF Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Agile .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Agile Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Tester
9 6 (7.69%) Analyst
9 6 (7.69%) Software Tester
10 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.85%) Junior
11 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (74.36%) .NET
2 38 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 25 (32.05%) .NET Framework
4 20 (25.64%) AngularJS
5 19 (24.36%) Entity Framework
5 19 (24.36%) WCF
6 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (20.51%) HTML
7 13 (16.67%) XML
8 11 (14.10%) CSS
8 11 (14.10%) jQuery
9 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (12.82%) Web Services
10 9 (11.54%) WPF
11 7 (8.97%) HTML5
11 7 (8.97%) NHibernate
11 7 (8.97%) XSLT
12 6 (7.69%) LINQ
13 5 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (6.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (3.85%) SCADA
2 2 (2.56%) Clustering
2 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.56%) W3C
3 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.28%) NHS
3 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.10%) Windows
2 6 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.31%) MVC
3 25 (32.05%) TDD
4 12 (15.38%) SDLC
5 10 (12.82%) Performance Optimisation
5 10 (12.82%) SOLID
6 9 (11.54%) Scrum
7 8 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (8.97%) Data Protection
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.97%) Web Development
9 6 (7.69%) Migration
9 6 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (7.69%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.41%) Workflow
11 4 (5.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.82%) C#
2 31 (39.74%) SQL
3 16 (20.51%) JavaScript
4 13 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 7 (8.97%) Java
5 7 (8.97%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.56%) Python
6 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) Perl
7 1 (1.28%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.56%) MCITP
1 2 (2.56%) MCSE
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.28%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.56%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.28%) Ansible
3 1 (1.28%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.28%) Puppet
3 1 (1.28%) Salt
3 1 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) HP
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.56%) Telerik
5 1 (1.28%) Nintex
5 1 (1.28%) SAP
5 1 (1.28%) Siemens
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 18 hours ago