Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 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)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 296 232 196
Rank change year-on-year -64 -36 +55
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 336 547 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.82% 1.18% 1.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.11% 5.54% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 454 412
London median daily rate £525 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.13% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £329 £328
90th Percentile £700 £625 £588
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
London median hourly rate £56.00 £52.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +75.00% -30.23%
England median hourly rate £42.00 £41.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +1.20% -3.49% +0.58%

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8,166 9,868 7,774
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 19.90% 21.31% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,799 7,366 5,709
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £625
England median daily rate £485 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +2.11% +7.95% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 31 36
London median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.13% -10.92%
10th Percentile £23.25 £17.00 £21.47
90th Percentile £56.30 £165.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £44.92 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +5.68% - -

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in London

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in London

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in London over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in London

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in London

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 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
Central London -15 91 £513 +10.81% 19
West London +14 9 £525 - 10
East London -2 7 £373 -33.69% 6
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 London region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 188 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (54.46%) C#
3 175 (52.08%) SQL
4 155 (46.13%) SQL Server
5 139 (41.37%) .NET
6 132 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 116 (34.52%) DevOps
8 114 (33.93%) Git (software)
9 109 (32.44%) Scrum
10 90 (26.79%) Microsoft
11 82 (24.40%) Continuous Integration
12 75 (22.32%) Finance
13 72 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System
14 71 (21.13%) Jenkins
15 70 (20.83%) PowerShell
15 70 (20.83%) Visual Studio
16 67 (19.94%) AngularJS
17 62 (18.45%) JavaScript
17 62 (18.45%) TDD
18 55 (16.37%) HTML
18 55 (16.37%) Windows
19 54 (16.07%) Greenfield Project
20 53 (15.77%) WCF
20 53 (15.77%) WPF
21 52 (15.48%) Test Automation
22 49 (14.58%) T-SQL
23 46 (13.69%) JSON
23 46 (13.69%) CSS
24 44 (13.10%) Asset Management
25 41 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 20 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.98%) IIS
3 8 (2.38%) Confluence
4 4 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.89%) NServiceBus
5 3 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 13 (3.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.68%) Endur
2 8 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.30%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 132 (39.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (8.63%) GitHub
4 20 (5.95%) IaaS
5 15 (4.46%) Office 365
5 15 (4.46%) PaaS
6 12 (3.57%) Power Platform
7 10 (2.98%) OpenShift
8 8 (2.38%) Yammer
9 6 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (1.19%) NuGet
11 4 (1.19%) SaaS
11 4 (1.19%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 4 (1.19%) Sauce Labs
12 3 (0.89%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (0.89%) AWS Fargate
12 3 (0.89%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.19%) Internet
2 3 (0.89%) DNS
2 3 (0.89%) Firewall
3 2 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (46.13%) SQL Server
2 41 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (8.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 26 (7.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.57%) Power BI
9 11 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 11 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (2.98%) Azure SQL Database
11 9 (2.68%) Big Data
11 9 (2.68%) Data Lake
12 8 (2.38%) Relational Database
13 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (1.49%) Hadoop
14 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (1.49%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 114 (33.93%) Git (software)
2 72 (21.43%) Visual Studio Team System
3 71 (21.13%) Jenkins
4 70 (20.83%) Visual Studio
5 41 (12.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 37 (11.01%) Selenium
7 35 (10.42%) TeamCity
8 34 (10.12%) JIRA
9 30 (8.93%) SpecFlow
10 19 (5.65%) Subversion
11 18 (5.36%) NUnit
12 15 (4.46%) FitNesse
13 13 (3.87%) Bitbucket
13 13 (3.87%) WebDriver
14 12 (3.57%) Cucumber
15 11 (3.27%) Fiddler
16 10 (2.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 10 (2.98%) Visual Studio Coded UI
17 7 (2.08%) Moq
18 5 (1.49%) MSTest
General
1 75 (22.32%) Finance
2 39 (11.61%) Front Office
3 21 (6.25%) Banking
4 16 (4.76%) Retail
5 14 (4.17%) Back Office
6 8 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.49%) French Language
8 4 (1.19%) German Language
8 4 (1.19%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.19%) Law
9 1 (0.30%) Advertising
9 1 (0.30%) Legal
9 1 (0.30%) Marketing
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 165 (49.11%) Developer
2 79 (23.51%) C# Developer
3 55 (16.37%) DevOps Engineer
4 48 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 39 (11.61%) Azure DevOps
6 35 (10.42%) Azure Engineer
7 33 (9.82%) Angular Developer
8 32 (9.52%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 30 (8.93%) SQL Developer
9 30 (8.93%) Tester
10 25 (7.44%) C# .NET Developer
10 25 (7.44%) WPF Developer
11 24 (7.14%) C# WPF Developer
12 23 (6.85%) Senior Developer
13 17 (5.06%) Analyst
13 17 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
14 15 (4.46%) Applications Developer
14 15 (4.46%) C# Application Developer
15 14 (4.17%) Azure Developer
16 12 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (41.37%) .NET
2 67 (19.94%) AngularJS
3 55 (16.37%) HTML
4 53 (15.77%) WCF
4 53 (15.77%) WPF
5 46 (13.69%) CSS
5 46 (13.69%) JSON
6 40 (11.90%) .NET Framework
6 40 (11.90%) Web Services
7 35 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 33 (9.82%) D3.js
9 32 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 30 (8.93%) .NET Core
11 28 (8.33%) HTML5
12 26 (7.74%) Angular 2
13 24 (7.14%) jQuery
14 23 (6.85%) Entity Framework
15 22 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (5.65%) CSS3
17 15 (4.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (16.07%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (8.93%) Derivative
3 28 (8.33%) Hedge funds
4 27 (8.04%) Fixed Income
5 26 (7.74%) OTC Derivatives
6 20 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (4.76%) User Experience
8 11 (3.27%) Public Cloud
9 8 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (2.38%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.79%) Virtual Team
11 5 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (1.19%) Clustering
12 4 (1.19%) Wiki
13 2 (0.60%) Augmented Reality
13 2 (0.60%) Equities
13 2 (0.60%) Life Science
13 2 (0.60%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.60%) Reference Data
13 2 (0.60%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (16.37%) Windows
2 18 (5.36%) Linux
3 12 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.89%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.60%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (55.95%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (34.52%) DevOps
3 109 (32.44%) Scrum
4 82 (24.40%) Continuous Integration
5 62 (18.45%) TDD
6 52 (15.48%) Test Automation
7 44 (13.10%) Asset Management
8 39 (11.61%) SOLID
9 38 (11.31%) Unit Testing
10 37 (11.01%) Portfolio Management
11 36 (10.71%) MVC
12 35 (10.42%) Dependency Injection
13 34 (10.12%) BDD
14 32 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (9.52%) Kanban
15 29 (8.63%) Waterfall
16 27 (8.04%) Microservices
16 27 (8.04%) Migration
16 27 (8.04%) MVVM
17 26 (7.74%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 183 (54.46%) C#
2 175 (52.08%) SQL
3 70 (20.83%) PowerShell
4 62 (18.45%) JavaScript
5 49 (14.58%) T-SQL
6 39 (11.61%) Java
7 35 (10.42%) Python
8 20 (5.95%) TypeScript
9 16 (4.76%) PL/SQL
10 14 (4.17%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.98%) C++
11 10 (2.98%) VBA
12 7 (2.08%) VB
13 5 (1.49%) VB6
14 4 (1.19%) Apex Code
14 4 (1.19%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.19%) R
14 4 (1.19%) Ruby
14 4 (1.19%) SOQL
15 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 7 (2.08%) Degree
3 2 (0.60%) HP APS
3 2 (0.60%) ISEB
3 2 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.60%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.30%) MCAD
4 1 (0.30%) MCP
4 1 (0.30%) MCSD
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.30%) SAFe Agilist
4 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.14%) QA
2 7 (2.08%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.19%) GDPR
3 4 (1.19%) ISO 15022
3 4 (1.19%) ISO 20022
4 1 (0.30%) Solvency II
System Software
1 27 (8.04%) Docker
2 17 (5.06%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.79%) vCloud
3 6 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.19%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 26 (7.74%) Ansible
2 20 (5.95%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (4.46%) Kubernetes
4 12 (3.57%) Terraform
5 10 (2.98%) HP ALM
6 8 (2.38%) Puppet
7 5 (1.49%) SCCM
8 4 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
9 3 (0.89%) Graylog
9 3 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.89%) Nessus
9 3 (0.89%) Nmap
9 3 (0.89%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (0.89%) WSUS
10 2 (0.60%) Salt
10 2 (0.60%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.30%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.30%) Marathon
11 1 (0.30%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 90 (26.79%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.33%) Telerik
3 23 (6.85%) Oracle
4 17 (5.06%) HP
5 14 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (3.27%) Red Hat
6 11 (3.27%) Splunk
7 9 (2.68%) OpenLink
8 8 (2.38%) AppDynamics
8 8 (2.38%) Murex
8 8 (2.38%) ServiceNow
9 7 (2.08%) Cisco
9 7 (2.08%) Citrix
10 6 (1.79%) VMware
11 5 (1.49%) Tableau
12 4 (1.19%) IFS
12 4 (1.19%) MuleSoft
12 4 (1.19%) RedGate
12 4 (1.19%) SAP
13 3 (0.89%) BMC