Period
to 24 February 2020

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 24 February 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)
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 94 77
Rank change year-on-year +41 -17 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 6 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.05% 0.48% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.72% 1.37% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Essex median daily rate £450 £530 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.09% -7.83% +64.29%
East of England median daily rate £450 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £47.00 -
% change year-on-year -4.26% - -

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 127 291 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.16% 34.85% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 174 168
Essex median daily rate £450 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -2.44% +7.89%
10th Percentile £347 £341 £325
90th Percentile £600 £600 £638
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Essex median hourly rate £24.70 £53.65 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.96% +26.24% +13.33%
10th Percentile £19.34 £34.86 £35.32
90th Percentile £29.17 £66.21 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.25 £42.00 £44.50
% change year-on-year -25.60% -5.62% +8.54%

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
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 24 February 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
Brentwood - 1 £525 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (16.67%) Terraform
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
5 1 (16.67%) Serverless
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) Docker
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Microservices
5 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
5 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
5 1 (16.67%) Azure
5 1 (16.67%) AWS
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Core
2 1 (16.67%) CGI
2 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Automation
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Python
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle