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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 48 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.29% 0.15% 1.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.67% 2.04% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £388 - £463
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 - £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.66% -11.76%  

Team Foundation Server is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 75 49 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 12.14% 7.28% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 24 42
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £305 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 1
Median hourly rate £50.25 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.23% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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
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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth - 1 - - 1
Royston - 1 £375 -
Watford - 1 £425 - 1
Hatfield - 1 £400 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

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

1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
6 4 (28.57%) MVC
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) WCF
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
8 2 (14.29%) SCADA
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) WPF
8 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
8 2 (14.29%) RESTful
8 2 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (14.29%) CSS
8 2 (14.29%) UML
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services

Team Foundation Server
Top Related 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Protractor
2 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Architect
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
3 3 (21.43%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (14.29%) RESTful
4 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) WPF
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) Kendo UI
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) SCADA
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) ATDD
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Telerik
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