Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 20 July 2019 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 85 65
Rank change year-on-year 0 -20 +22
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.96% 0.88% 2.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.79% 6.60% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 15
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £401 £331 £267
90th Percentile £491 £475 £450
East of England median daily rate £488 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +30.00% +3.45% -14.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £55.00 - £16.50

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 292 212 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 19.99% 13.40% 13.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 117 88
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £330 £312 £271
90th Percentile £550 £556 £516
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £26.75 £50.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.22% -46.77% +1.52%
10th Percentile £38.48 £13.58 £40.81
90th Percentile £47.43 £40.53 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £45.43 £37.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year +21.15% -8.54% +2.50%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Hertfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Hertfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Hertfordshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2019. 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
Watford -10 12 £450 - 2
Potters Bar - 2 £450 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Workflow
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) CAML
5 4 (28.57%) Office 365
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (28.57%) Nintex
5 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio Code
6 3 (21.43%) IDoc
6 3 (21.43%) SAP PI
6 3 (21.43%) DataPower
6 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
6 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
6 3 (21.43%) JIRA
6 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 3 (21.43%) SAP

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 4 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Boomi
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) Power Platform
2 2 (14.29%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Power BI
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (21.43%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 2 (14.29%) MSBuild
4 2 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 1 (7.14%) Hudson
5 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 7 (50.00%) REST
3 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (28.57%) CAML
5 3 (21.43%) IDoc
5 3 (21.43%) Middleware
5 3 (21.43%) SAP PI
5 3 (21.43%) XSLT
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) DataPower
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Android
1 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) API Development
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Nintex
2 3 (21.43%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 2 (14.29%) Telerik
3 2 (14.29%) Xamarin
4 1 (7.14%) Sony