Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 64 92
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28 -8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 25 39 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.53% 2.47% 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.00% 16.53% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 46 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -23.68% +15.15%
10th Percentile £250 £348 £463
90th Percentile £438 £469 £488
East of England median daily rate £413 £363 £450
% change year-on-year +13.79% -19.44% +28.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 250 236 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 15.28% 14.96% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 112 98
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £260 £286 £261
90th Percentile £556 £574 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £407
% change year-on-year - +10.57% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.25 £44.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.98% -12.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £40.10 £42.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £52.25 £46.00 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 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
Watford +1 12 £425 +17.24% 3
Waltham Cross - 4 £300 - 3
Hemel Hempstead -8 3 - -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio
2 17 (68.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (48.00%) CSS
5 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (44.00%) Workflow
5 11 (44.00%) jQuery
5 11 (44.00%) CAML
5 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
5 11 (44.00%) REST
5 11 (44.00%) Office 365
5 11 (44.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (44.00%) Nintex
5 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio Code
6 8 (32.00%) Law
6 8 (32.00%) Sony
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) C
8 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 5 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (20.00%) VoIP
8 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (20.00%) Subversion
9 4 (16.00%) IGMP
9 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
9 4 (16.00%) Internet
9 4 (16.00%) RTCP
9 4 (16.00%) RTP

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 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (44.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) VoIP
2 4 (16.00%) DHCP
2 4 (16.00%) HTTP
2 4 (16.00%) IGMP
2 4 (16.00%) Internet
2 4 (16.00%) PBX
2 4 (16.00%) RTCP
2 4 (16.00%) RTP
2 4 (16.00%) SNMP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (16.00%) VLAN
2 4 (16.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (72.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio Code
3 5 (20.00%) Subversion
4 4 (16.00%) GDB
4 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (16.00%) Valgrind
5 3 (12.00%) eggPlant
6 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
7 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (32.00%) Law
2 4 (16.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (44.00%) CAML
3 11 (44.00%) jQuery
3 11 (44.00%) REST
4 4 (16.00%) FreeSWITCH
4 4 (16.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) XML
5 3 (12.00%) HTML5
5 3 (12.00%) Silverlight
5 3 (12.00%) WPF
6 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.00%) Node.js
6 1 (4.00%) React
6 1 (4.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Workflow
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) Test Strategy
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) ERP
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
6 1 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) C
6 4 (16.00%) C++
6 4 (16.00%) Perl
6 4 (16.00%) Python
7 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCSA
1 3 (12.00%) MCSE
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (16.00%) KVM
1 4 (16.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Nintex
2 8 (32.00%) Sony
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft