Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 October 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)
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 81 80
Rank change year-on-year -17 -1 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.58% 1.83% 0.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.61% 4.89% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 1
Essex median daily rate £438 £538 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.60% +65.38% -
10th Percentile £288 £380 £313
90th Percentile £545 £606 £338
East of England median daily rate £388 £363 £433
% change year-on-year +6.90% -16.18% +23.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £45.00

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 Essex with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 373 307 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.80% 37.48% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 215 48
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +9.92% +16.56%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £241
90th Percentile £600 £600 £548
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 10
Essex median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £32.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +30.97% -13.35%
10th Percentile £25.13 £35.05 £30.30
90th Percentile £51.53 £63.75 £38.88
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Essex

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Essex

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Essex over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Essex

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Basildon +4 2 £313 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £560 - 1
Harlow - 1 £500 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Essex region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Microservices
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) Struts
4 1 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Migration

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
1 1 (16.67%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) MariaDB
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Architect
4 1 (16.67%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) C Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior C Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Architect
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Java EE
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Microservices
1 3 (50.00%) MVC
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ERD
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) OCR
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Sage