Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 140 166
Rank change year-on-year +29 +26 -38
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 42 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.37% 0.98% 0.78%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.88% 4.93% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 26 27
Median daily rate £475 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.63% +43.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £463 £380 £325
90th Percentile £488 £650 £510
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -18.60% +3.61% -3.49%

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 372 852 859
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.41% 19.96% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 463 538
Median daily rate £466 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £300
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £500 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 25
Median hourly rate £45.00 £45.22 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.48% +20.57% -8.54%
10th Percentile £23.35 £21.25 £21.80
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.00 £57.56
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.92 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.38% +5.68% -

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in the East of England

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

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Team Foundation Server in the East of England.

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 14 July 2020. 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
Essex +34 3 £475 -7.32%
Hertfordshire +25 2 - - 3
Cambridgeshire +22 2 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
5 2 (28.57%) VB
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) ADO
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 2 (28.57%) System Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Moodle
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Stack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
2 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
2 4 (57.14%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 3 (42.86%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
4 2 (28.57%) ADO
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) WinForms
4 2 (28.57%) WPF
5 1 (14.29%) Autofac
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) REST
5 1 (14.29%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) UML
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 2 (28.57%) MVVM
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Project Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) System Testing
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Physics
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) VB6
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PhD
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle