Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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)
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 77 80
Rank change year-on-year -6 +3 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.77% 0.11% 1.06%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.68% 1.19% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 8
Essex median daily rate £538 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +65.38% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £436 £313 £261
90th Percentile £608 £338 £366
East of England median daily rate £363 £425 £358
% change year-on-year -14.71% +18.88% -14.88%
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 299 84 200
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.80% 9.56% 16.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 57 102
Essex median daily rate £513 £470 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.04% +17.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £260 £256
90th Percentile £600 £540 £600
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 30
Essex median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.60% -3.01%
10th Percentile £35.50 £30.83 £31.49
90th Percentile £63.75 £42.63 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.89%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 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
Chelmsford - 7 £541 - 1
Basildon - 1 - - 1
Team Foundation Server
East of England

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

1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (78.57%) Release Management
3 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (78.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 11 (78.57%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) User Stories
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (57.14%) X++
6 7 (50.00%) Local Government
6 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 7 (50.00%) Back Office
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) Coaching
8 3 (21.43%) Marketing
8 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (21.43%) SAP
8 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (21.43%) Electronics
8 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
8 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
9 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (14.29%) CSS

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:

Business Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Dynamics 365
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Back Office
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Local Government
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Lead Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Developer
4 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (7.14%) Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Android Developer
5 1 (7.14%) iOS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
5 1 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (7.14%) REST
3 1 (7.14%) RESTful
3 1 (7.14%) SignalR
3 1 (7.14%) Web Services
3 1 (7.14%) Xamarin.iOS
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Delivery
1 11 (78.57%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (78.57%) Release Management
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) User Stories
3 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Coaching
4 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (7.14%) Android Development
6 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) MVVM
6 1 (7.14%) Push Notifications
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) X++
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 1 (7.14%) Xamarin