Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 116 132
Rank change year-on-year -44 +16 +39
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 35 84 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.73% 1.80% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.06% 10.01% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 61 44
East of England median daily rate £375 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -14.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £329 £200 £313
90th Percentile £525 £440 £495
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £16.50 -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -3.49% +0.58% +25.74%

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 862 839 688
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.09% 17.97% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 520 427
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £304 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £566 £508
England median daily rate £475 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +6.74% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 51 30
East of England median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.54% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £21.80 £35.00 £30.70
90th Percentile £57.56 £61.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -20 14 £400 +6.67% 15
Bedfordshire 0 7 £375 +17.65% 1
Suffolk -17 6 £375 -3.23% 3
Norfolk +6 3 £363 -6.45% 4
Essex 0 3 £500 +25.00% 4
Cambridgeshire -13 2 £438 +45.83% 4
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 23 (65.71%) .NET
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
5 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
7 10 (28.57%) CSS
7 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 9 (25.71%) Web Services
9 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
9 8 (22.86%) Scrum
9 8 (22.86%) Workflow
9 8 (22.86%) TDD
9 8 (22.86%) JIRA
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (20.00%) Windows
10 7 (20.00%) HTML
10 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (17.14%) REST
11 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (17.14%) MVC
11 6 (17.14%) jQuery
11 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
11 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
12 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
12 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office

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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) assyst
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.86%) Magento
1 1 (2.86%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.86%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.71%) Serverless
4 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
1 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.71%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JIRA
1 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.43%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (8.57%) eggPlant
4 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
4 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio Code
5 2 (5.71%) NUnit
5 2 (5.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (5.71%) Selenium
5 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.86%) Artifactory
6 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.86%) JMeter
6 1 (2.86%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Law
1 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Developer
2 12 (34.29%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.43%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (11.43%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Tester
8 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) .NET
2 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (28.57%) CSS
4 9 (25.71%) Web Services
5 7 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (17.14%) jQuery
6 6 (17.14%) REST
7 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (11.43%) .NET Framework
8 4 (11.43%) Angular 2
8 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (11.43%) Entity Framework
8 4 (11.43%) RESTful
9 3 (8.57%) .NET Core
9 3 (8.57%) CAML
10 2 (5.71%) Gherkin
10 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (5.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
3 1 (2.86%) VMS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Scrum
2 8 (22.86%) TDD
2 8 (22.86%) Workflow
3 7 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (17.14%) MVC
5 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
5 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (8.57%) ERP
6 3 (8.57%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Microservices
7 2 (5.71%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.71%) Refactoring
7 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) C#
2 17 (48.57%) SQL
3 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
6 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.57%) TypeScript
8 2 (5.71%) Python
8 2 (5.71%) VB
9 1 (2.86%) C
9 1 (2.86%) PHP
9 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) ISEB
1 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) MCPD
2 1 (2.86%) MCSD
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
1 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (11.43%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) HP
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
2 4 (11.43%) VMware
3 3 (8.57%) Nintex
4 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.86%) Sage
4 1 (2.86%) Sony
4 1 (2.86%) Xamarin