Period
to 21 November 2018

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 6 months to 21 November 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 of England
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 118 160
Rank change year-on-year -41 +42 -26
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 48 89 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.95% 1.72% 0.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.61% 9.18% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 81 28
East of England median daily rate £413 £363 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.79% -17.14% +23.24%
10th Percentile £250 £306 £313
90th Percentile £520 £555 £525
England median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate £41.25 £42.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -2.94% -1.16% +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 of England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,042 970 671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 20.54% 18.73% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 596 408
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £311 £306 £262
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 37
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.34% +2.81%
10th Percentile £25.40 £36.25 £32.26
90th Percentile £52.50 £63.75 £53.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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 6 months to 21 November 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
Hertfordshire -14 26 £413 +13.79% 16
Suffolk -12 7 £380 -1.94% 2
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £450 +24.14% 12
Essex -23 6 £500 -6.98% 1
Bedfordshire +11 3 £400 +14.29% 8
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 of England region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 31 (64.58%) C#
1 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 24 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (35.42%) SQL
6 16 (33.33%) CSS
7 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
8 14 (29.17%) Workflow
9 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 12 (25.00%) REST
9 12 (25.00%) DevOps
10 11 (22.92%) Nintex
10 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio Code
10 11 (22.92%) Office 365
10 11 (22.92%) SharePoint 2013
10 11 (22.92%) CAML
10 11 (22.92%) jQuery
10 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.92%) Subversion
11 9 (18.75%) HTML
11 9 (18.75%) SDLC
12 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
12 8 (16.67%) OO
12 8 (16.67%) Windows
12 8 (16.67%) Scrum
12 8 (16.67%) Law

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 11 (22.92%) SharePoint
1 11 (22.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.08%) Apache
2 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Magento
1 1 (2.08%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Office 365
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.08%) iPaaS
6 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.08%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
1 5 (10.42%) VoIP
2 4 (8.33%) DHCP
2 4 (8.33%) HTTP
2 4 (8.33%) IGMP
2 4 (8.33%) PBX
2 4 (8.33%) RTCP
2 4 (8.33%) RTP
2 4 (8.33%) SNMP
2 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.33%) VLAN
2 4 (8.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) Blockchain
2 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.08%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.08%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 11 (22.92%) Subversion
3 11 (22.92%) Visual Studio Code
4 7 (14.58%) Jenkins
5 5 (10.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (10.42%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (8.33%) GDB
6 4 (8.33%) Valgrind
7 3 (6.25%) eggPlant
7 3 (6.25%) Hudson
7 3 (6.25%) Maven
7 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.17%) Ant
8 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
8 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.17%) JIRA
8 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio Coded UI
9 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (16.67%) Law
2 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (14.58%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Architect
4 5 (10.42%) C Developer
4 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) VoIP Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.25%) WPF Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Blockchain Architect
7 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (64.58%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) CSS
3 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
4 12 (25.00%) REST
5 11 (22.92%) CAML
5 11 (22.92%) jQuery
6 9 (18.75%) HTML
7 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.42%) HTML5
8 5 (10.42%) Silverlight
8 5 (10.42%) WPF
8 5 (10.42%) XML
9 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.33%) FreeSWITCH
9 4 (8.33%) Node.js
9 4 (8.33%) React
9 4 (8.33%) Web Services
10 3 (6.25%) .NET Core
10 3 (6.25%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.17%) Workflow
3 12 (25.00%) DevOps
4 9 (18.75%) SDLC
5 8 (16.67%) OO
5 8 (16.67%) Scrum
5 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 6 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (10.42%) Microservices
7 5 (10.42%) MVC
7 5 (10.42%) TDD
8 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 4 (8.33%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (6.25%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 31 (64.58%) C#
2 20 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (35.42%) SQL
4 12 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (14.58%) Python
6 6 (12.50%) C
6 6 (12.50%) Java
7 4 (8.33%) C++
7 4 (8.33%) Perl
7 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.25%) Ruby
9 2 (4.17%) PHP
9 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) MCSA
1 5 (10.42%) MCSE
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) AWS Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 4 (8.33%) KVM
1 4 (8.33%) VirtualBox
2 3 (6.25%) Docker
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Ansible
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Salt
3 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.17%) Terraform
4 1 (2.08%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
1 11 (22.92%) Nintex
2 8 (16.67%) Sony
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) RedGate
4 1 (2.08%) Sage