Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 71 80
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 +8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.03% 1.71% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.25% 11.73% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 2
Hertfordshire median daily rate £338 £375 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% -20.00% +10.29%
10th Percentile £313 £238 £417
90th Percentile £475 £440 £526
East of England median daily rate £360 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -4.00% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £12.10 -

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 207 179 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 14.23% 14.59% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 99 60
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £301 £280 £284
90th Percentile £562 £575 £523
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 6
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.01% +23.75%
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £45.65
% change year-on-year -2.44% -10.18% +26.79%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 8 £450 -5.26% 3
Hemel Hempstead - 5 £325 - 3
Rickmansworth -7 2 £338 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (60.00%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) Workflow
5 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (40.00%) JIRA
6 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (40.00%) API Development
6 6 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
7 5 (33.33%) HP ALM
7 5 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
7 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (33.33%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (33.33%) Client/Server

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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) IMAP
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (6.67%) eggPlant
4 1 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (6.67%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
1 2 (13.33%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Angular Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Integration Test Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior SharePoint Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) jQuery
4 6 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (26.67%) Ajax
6 4 (26.67%) LINQ
6 4 (26.67%) LINQ to SQL
6 4 (26.67%) RequireJS
6 4 (26.67%) WCF
6 4 (26.67%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (20.00%) REST
8 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (13.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (26.67%) W3C
3 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Workflow
3 6 (40.00%) API Development
3 6 (40.00%) Scenario Testing
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (6.67%) ERP
8 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 1 (6.67%) ITIL
8 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
8 1 (6.67%) SOLID
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
8 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 5 (33.33%) Virtual Machines
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Nintex
3 1 (6.67%) Sony