Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 143 116
Rank change year-on-year +9 -27 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 69 39 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.46% 0.88% 1.61%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.99% 5.69% 11.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 24 55
East of England median daily rate £363 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.44% +26.76% -15.48%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £284
90th Percentile £534 £525 £505
England median daily rate £425 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East of England median hourly rate - £12.10 -
England median hourly rate £43.13 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% +13.33% -31.82%

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 864 685 757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 18.29% 15.40% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 400 426
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £270
90th Percentile £600 £540 £550
England median daily rate £470 £435 £413
% change year-on-year +8.05% +5.45% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 67
East of England median hourly rate £43.75 £40.75 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.36% -0.61% +9.33%
10th Percentile £36.63 £32.50 £31.81
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.50 £50.78
England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +8.11%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +16 31 £363 -23.68% 7
Cambridgeshire -6 19 £363 -9.38% 13
Suffolk -1 10 £475 +5.56% 2
Essex +4 9 £538 +59.26% 5
Norfolk - 4 £325 - 3
Bedfordshire -5 3 £350 -30.00% 3
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 43 (62.32%) .NET
2 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
3 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (56.52%) C#
5 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
6 31 (44.93%) SQL
6 31 (44.93%) Finance
7 27 (39.13%) MVC
8 26 (37.68%) Visual Studio
9 24 (34.78%) WCF
10 21 (30.43%) TDD
10 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 19 (27.54%) SDLC
11 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
11 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
12 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
13 16 (23.19%) Web Services
14 15 (21.74%) jQuery
15 14 (20.29%) CSS
15 14 (20.29%) HTML
16 13 (18.84%) T-SQL
16 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 12 (17.39%) JIRA
17 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (17.39%) Entity Framework
18 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
18 11 (15.94%) 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 6 (8.70%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Drupal
3 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.90%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Fireworks
1 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.59%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (4.35%) Office 365
5 2 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.90%) IaaS
6 1 (1.45%) PaaS
6 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.70%) Internet
2 4 (5.80%) DNS
2 4 (5.80%) IMAP
2 4 (5.80%) SMTP
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 2 (2.90%) NAS
3 2 (2.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 19 (27.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (14.49%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (11.59%) Relational Database
7 7 (10.14%) Power BI
8 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (4.35%) MySQL
9 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (2.90%) MS Access
10 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.45%) MarkLogic
11 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Visual Studio
2 12 (17.39%) JIRA
3 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.70%) Subversion
5 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.35%) MSTest
7 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.90%) Codeception
7 2 (2.90%) PHPUnit
7 2 (2.90%) QUnit
8 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.45%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.45%) FxCop
8 1 (1.45%) JUnit
8 1 (1.45%) Mockito
8 1 (1.45%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.45%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.45%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.45%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 31 (44.93%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Back Office
3 5 (7.25%) Legal
3 5 (7.25%) Local Government
4 4 (5.80%) Electronics
5 3 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.35%) Marketing
5 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 45 (65.22%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) .NET Developer
2 21 (30.43%) C# Developer
3 20 (28.99%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (21.74%) SQL Developer
5 13 (18.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 13 (18.84%) SQL Server Developer
6 12 (17.39%) SSIS Developer
7 11 (15.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 10 (14.49%) C# WCF Developer
8 10 (14.49%) WCF Developer
9 7 (10.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
9 7 (10.14%) Tester
10 6 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (8.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 6 (8.70%) SSRS Developer
11 5 (7.25%) Junior Software Tester
11 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Developer
11 5 (7.25%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (62.32%) .NET
2 24 (34.78%) WCF
3 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
4 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
4 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (23.19%) Web Services
6 15 (21.74%) jQuery
7 14 (20.29%) CSS
7 14 (20.29%) HTML
8 12 (17.39%) Entity Framework
9 9 (13.04%) LINQ
9 9 (13.04%) XML
10 7 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (10.14%) REST
10 7 (10.14%) WPF
11 6 (8.70%) Ajax
11 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (7.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.25%) W3C
3 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.45%) Android
4 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (59.42%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) MVC
3 21 (30.43%) TDD
4 19 (27.54%) SDLC
5 11 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.94%) SOLID
6 9 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (11.59%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (11.59%) Release Management
7 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.14%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (10.14%) User Stories
9 6 (8.70%) Data Modelling
9 6 (8.70%) Scrum
9 6 (8.70%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Workflow
10 5 (7.25%) API Development
10 5 (7.25%) OO
Programming Languages
1 39 (56.52%) C#
2 31 (44.93%) SQL
3 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
4 13 (18.84%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.70%) X++
6 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.35%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.90%) PHP
7 2 (2.90%) VBA
7 2 (2.90%) XAML
7 2 (2.90%) XPath
8 1 (1.45%) C
8 1 (1.45%) C++
8 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) ISEB
1 3 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.90%) PhD
2 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.45%) MCP
3 1 (1.45%) MCSD
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) WAI
1 2 (2.90%) WCAG
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.90%) XenApp
2 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 32 (46.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) HP
3 3 (4.35%) Citrix
3 3 (4.35%) IBM
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) Cognos
4 2 (2.90%) Google
4 2 (2.90%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.45%) Siemens
5 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) Xamarin