Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 152 130
Rank change year-on-year +35 -22 -19
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 89 39 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.75% 0.81% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.28% 5.84% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 28 49
East of England median daily rate £363 £438 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.14% +24.82% -16.55%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £275
90th Percentile £555 £525 £485
England median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £45.00 -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +3.61% -17.82%

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 959 668 840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.90% 13.83% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 593 404 483
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +8.84%
10th Percentile £305 £261 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.12% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 36 59
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.56 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.78% +1.41% +3.53%
10th Percentile £36.25 £32.20 £31.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £53.13 £50.88
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +22 39 £363 -23.68% 3
Cambridgeshire +5 23 £363 -9.38% 3
Essex -1 14 £538 +65.38% 1
Suffolk -1 12 £388 -11.43%
Bedfordshire -3 5 £350 - 1
Norfolk 0 3 £325 - 2
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 59 (66.29%) .NET
2 57 (64.04%) SQL Server
3 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
5 43 (48.31%) SQL
6 41 (46.07%) C#
7 33 (37.08%) Finance
8 30 (33.71%) MVC
8 30 (33.71%) WCF
9 27 (30.34%) TDD
10 26 (29.21%) Visual Studio
11 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
12 21 (23.60%) SDLC
13 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET
13 19 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
14 18 (20.22%) HTML
15 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (16.85%) CSS
17 15 (16.85%) JIRA
17 15 (16.85%) Dynamics AX
17 15 (16.85%) Performance Tuning
17 15 (16.85%) Continuous Delivery
18 14 (15.73%) jQuery
18 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
19 13 (14.61%) Git (software)

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 7 (7.87%) IIS
1 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (3.37%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.25%) Apache
3 2 (2.25%) Drupal
3 2 (2.25%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (2.25%) WordPress
4 1 (1.12%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Fireworks
1 2 (2.25%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (14.61%) Dynamics 365
3 5 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.49%) Office 365
5 3 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.25%) IaaS
7 1 (1.12%) GitHub
7 1 (1.12%) PaaS
7 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
2 2 (2.25%) NAS
2 2 (2.25%) SAN
3 1 (1.12%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) IMAP
3 1 (1.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (64.04%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (10.11%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (8.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (6.74%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.62%) Power BI
8 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (3.37%) MySQL
11 2 (2.25%) MS Access
11 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (1.12%) MarkLogic
12 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
12 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
12 1 (1.12%) QlikView
12 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (29.21%) Visual Studio
2 15 (16.85%) JIRA
3 13 (14.61%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.87%) Subversion
5 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.37%) Selenium
5 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.25%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.25%) Codeception
6 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.25%) PHPUnit
6 2 (2.25%) QUnit
6 2 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.12%) JUnit
7 1 (1.12%) Mockito
7 1 (1.12%) MorphX
7 1 (1.12%) MSTest
7 1 (1.12%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.12%) TestDirector
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 9 (10.11%) Legal
3 8 (8.99%) Local Government
4 7 (7.87%) Back Office
5 3 (3.37%) Electronics
5 3 (3.37%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.37%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 54 (60.67%) Developer
2 25 (28.09%) .NET Developer
3 24 (26.97%) C# Developer
4 23 (25.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (24.72%) SQL Developer
6 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Developer
7 17 (19.10%) C# WCF Developer
7 17 (19.10%) WCF Developer
8 13 (14.61%) SSIS Developer
9 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Developer
11 9 (10.11%) Software Tester
11 9 (10.11%) Tester
12 8 (8.99%) Analyst
12 8 (8.99%) Junior
12 8 (8.99%) Junior Software Tester
12 8 (8.99%) Junior Tester
12 8 (8.99%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (8.99%) Senior Developer
13 7 (7.87%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (66.29%) .NET
2 30 (33.71%) WCF
3 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET
3 19 (21.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
4 18 (20.22%) HTML
5 17 (19.10%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (16.85%) CSS
7 14 (15.73%) jQuery
8 10 (11.24%) NHibernate
8 10 (11.24%) Web Services
9 9 (10.11%) HTML5
10 8 (8.99%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.99%) REST
10 8 (8.99%) SOAP
11 7 (7.87%) Entity Framework
12 6 (6.74%) LINQ
12 6 (6.74%) WPF
13 5 (5.62%) CSS3
13 5 (5.62%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.74%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.37%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) SCADA
6 1 (1.12%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.87%) Windows
2 2 (2.25%) Linux
2 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.12%) Android
3 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) MVC
3 27 (30.34%) TDD
4 21 (23.60%) SDLC
5 17 (19.10%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (16.85%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (16.85%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (14.61%) Release Management
7 13 (14.61%) User Stories
8 12 (13.48%) Waterfall
8 12 (13.48%) Workflow
9 11 (12.36%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (12.36%) SOLID
10 10 (11.24%) Software Testing
11 8 (8.99%) Test Planning
12 7 (7.87%) Migration
12 7 (7.87%) Scrum
12 7 (7.87%) Test Scripting
13 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
13 6 (6.74%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 43 (48.31%) SQL
2 41 (46.07%) C#
3 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.73%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.24%) X++
6 5 (5.62%) Java
7 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.37%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.25%) PHP
8 2 (2.25%) VBA
8 2 (2.25%) XPath
9 1 (1.12%) C
9 1 (1.12%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) ISEB
2 1 (1.12%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.12%) MCP
2 1 (1.12%) MCSD
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) QA
1 2 (2.25%) WAI
1 2 (2.25%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.25%) XenApp
2 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (51.69%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) HP
2 9 (10.11%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Citrix
3 3 (3.37%) Google
3 3 (3.37%) JD Edwards
3 3 (3.37%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) Cognos
4 2 (2.25%) IBM
4 2 (2.25%) Nintex
4 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Siemens
5 1 (1.12%) Telerik
5 1 (1.12%) Xamarin