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 3 months to 29 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.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 235 238
Rank change year-on-year +70 +3  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 290 219 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.48% 0.98% 0.83%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.12% 6.16% 5.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 167 125
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £340
% change year-on-year -3.44% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +14.66% +3.44%  

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 London with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 3570 3555 3053
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 18.25% 15.84% 14.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2614 2599 2164
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 7
Median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £39.70 £20.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £153.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 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
City of London +15 59 £405 +1.25% 16
Kingston Upon Thames -1 4 £400 +2.56% 1
Docklands, London -3 1 - -
Canary Wharf -5 1 £525 -1.17%
Greenwich - 1 £367 -
Hendon - 1 - -
Edgware - 1 £425 -
Twickenham - 1 £425 -
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 London region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 273 (52.60%) SQL Server
2 260 (50.10%) .NET
2 260 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
3 237 (45.66%) Microsoft
4 223 (42.97%) C#
5 187 (36.03%) SQL
6 164 (31.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 138 (26.59%) Finance
8 132 (25.43%) Scrum
8 132 (25.43%) Windows
9 130 (25.05%) TDD
10 118 (22.74%) PowerShell
11 117 (22.54%) DevOps
12 105 (20.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 104 (20.04%) Visual Studio
14 103 (19.85%) MVC
15 102 (19.65%) Continuous Integration
16 100 (19.27%) Git (software)
17 91 (17.53%) JIRA
18 90 (17.34%) Web Services
19 86 (16.57%) ASP.NET
19 86 (16.57%) MS Excel
19 86 (16.57%) WCF
20 84 (16.18%) JavaScript
21 79 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
22 74 (14.26%) HTML
23 72 (13.87%) SharePoint
24 71 (13.68%) CSS
25 69 (13.29%) CRM
25 69 (13.29%) IIS

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 72 (13.87%) SharePoint
2 69 (13.29%) IIS
3 36 (6.94%) BizTalk Server
4 16 (3.08%) Confluence
5 14 (2.70%) OpenStack
6 11 (2.12%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.93%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.54%) Apache
8 8 (1.54%) CMS
9 6 (1.16%) MS Project Server
9 6 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.96%) nginx
10 5 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.58%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.39%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.39%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 86 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.89%) MS Office
3 6 (1.16%) MS Project
3 6 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.77%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.19%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 68 (13.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (6.55%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.16%) Endur
3 6 (1.16%) FastStats
4 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.77%) SystmOne
6 1 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.19%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.19%) PolarLake
6 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.19%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 164 (31.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (7.32%) PaaS
4 32 (6.17%) IaaS
5 19 (3.66%) Office 365
6 9 (1.73%) OpenShift
7 7 (1.35%) Yammer
8 6 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.96%) GitHub
9 5 (0.96%) SaaS
10 4 (0.77%) Akamai
10 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (0.39%) Loggly
11 2 (0.39%) Slack
11 2 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.19%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.66%) HTTP
2 17 (3.28%) Extranet
3 13 (2.50%) DNS
4 8 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.16%) Firewall
5 6 (1.16%) HTTPS
5 6 (1.16%) X.509
6 4 (0.77%) Internet
6 4 (0.77%) Intranet
6 4 (0.77%) Multicast
6 4 (0.77%) Network Security
6 4 (0.77%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.58%) DHCP
7 3 (0.58%) LDAP
7 3 (0.58%) NAS
7 3 (0.58%) SAN
7 3 (0.58%) VoIP
7 3 (0.58%) VPN
8 2 (0.39%) LAN
8 2 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (52.60%) SQL Server
2 105 (20.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (12.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (9.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 48 (9.25%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 32 (6.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 15 (2.89%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.70%) Redis
11 13 (2.50%) NoSQL
12 12 (2.31%) Power BI
13 11 (2.12%) SQL Server 2014
14 9 (1.73%) RDBMS
15 8 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 7 (1.35%) Big Data
16 7 (1.35%) Couchbase
16 7 (1.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 7 (1.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 104 (20.04%) Visual Studio
2 100 (19.27%) Git (software)
3 91 (17.53%) JIRA
4 62 (11.95%) TeamCity
5 48 (9.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 45 (8.67%) Jenkins
7 32 (6.17%) MSBuild
8 30 (5.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 30 (5.78%) Visual Studio Team System
9 25 (4.82%) NUnit
10 23 (4.43%) Selenium
10 23 (4.43%) Subversion
11 22 (4.24%) Hudson
12 20 (3.85%) Maven
13 14 (2.70%) CruiseControl
13 14 (2.70%) MSTest
13 14 (2.70%) SpecFlow
14 13 (2.50%) Vagrant
15 12 (2.31%) Sonatype Nexus
16 11 (2.12%) Ant
General
1 138 (26.59%) Finance
2 42 (8.09%) Banking
3 20 (3.85%) Retail
4 18 (3.47%) Legal
5 14 (2.70%) Marketing
6 13 (2.50%) Front Office
6 13 (2.50%) Law
7 12 (2.31%) Back Office
8 6 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.96%) Electronics
9 5 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.77%) Advertising
11 3 (0.58%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 1 (0.19%) French Language
13 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 262 (50.48%) Developer
2 109 (21.00%) .NET Developer
3 91 (17.53%) C# Developer
4 65 (12.52%) Analyst
5 64 (12.33%) DevOps Engineer
6 60 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (6.55%) SQL Developer
8 32 (6.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 28 (5.39%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 25 (4.82%) Consultant
11 24 (4.62%) Business Analyst
12 22 (4.24%) Azure Engineer
12 22 (4.24%) Software Developer
13 21 (4.05%) Azure DevOps
14 20 (3.85%) Windows Engineer
15 18 (3.47%) Automation Engineer
15 18 (3.47%) C# Software Developer
15 18 (3.47%) SQL Server Developer
15 18 (3.47%) Test Analyst
16 17 (3.28%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (50.10%) .NET
2 90 (17.34%) Web Services
3 86 (16.57%) ASP.NET
3 86 (16.57%) WCF
4 74 (14.26%) HTML
5 71 (13.68%) CSS
6 67 (12.91%) .NET Framework
7 60 (11.56%) jQuery
8 59 (11.37%) XML
9 51 (9.83%) AngularJS
10 49 (9.44%) ASP.NET MVC
11 48 (9.25%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (7.32%) Entity Framework
12 38 (7.32%) HTML5
13 37 (7.13%) RESTful
14 23 (4.43%) LINQ
15 21 (4.05%) CSS3
16 18 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (3.47%) WPF
17 17 (3.28%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 50 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.28%) Computer Science
4 15 (2.89%) Credit Risk
5 12 (2.31%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.12%) Equities
6 11 (2.12%) User Experience
7 10 (1.93%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.93%) Online Banking
8 9 (1.73%) e-Learning
8 9 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (1.73%) Learning Management System
8 9 (1.73%) Market Risk
9 8 (1.54%) Clustering
9 8 (1.54%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.35%) Derivative
10 7 (1.35%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.35%) NHS
10 7 (1.35%) W3C
11 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 132 (25.43%) Windows
2 45 (8.67%) Windows Server
3 36 (6.94%) Linux
4 16 (3.08%) Ubuntu
5 12 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (1.54%) Unix
8 4 (0.77%) Android
8 4 (0.77%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.58%) CentOS
9 3 (0.58%) Solaris
9 3 (0.58%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (0.39%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.19%) Fedora
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (25.43%) Scrum
3 130 (25.05%) TDD
4 117 (22.54%) DevOps
5 103 (19.85%) MVC
6 102 (19.65%) Continuous Integration
7 79 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
8 69 (13.29%) CRM
9 58 (11.18%) BDD
10 47 (9.06%) ETL
11 42 (8.09%) SDLC
12 39 (7.51%) Configuration Management
12 39 (7.51%) Data Modelling
13 35 (6.74%) ERP
13 35 (6.74%) Workflow
14 33 (6.36%) SOA
14 33 (6.36%) SOLID
14 33 (6.36%) Web Development
15 32 (6.17%) Software Engineering
15 32 (6.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 223 (42.97%) C#
2 187 (36.03%) SQL
3 118 (22.74%) PowerShell
4 84 (16.18%) JavaScript
5 63 (12.14%) T-SQL
6 38 (7.32%) Java
7 20 (3.85%) Perl
8 12 (2.31%) Python
9 11 (2.12%) VB
9 11 (2.12%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.93%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.73%) TypeScript
12 8 (1.54%) Ruby
13 7 (1.35%) VBA
14 6 (1.16%) C++
15 5 (0.96%) C
15 5 (0.96%) VB6
16 4 (0.77%) Groovy
17 3 (0.58%) Scala
17 3 (0.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (7.90%) Degree
2 13 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.12%) ISEB
3 11 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.73%) MCITP
5 6 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.96%) MCSE
6 5 (0.96%) MCTS
7 4 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.58%) CCNA
8 3 (0.58%) CCNP
8 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.58%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.58%) MCDST
8 3 (0.58%) MCSA
8 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.39%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.74%) QA
2 9 (1.73%) Dodd-Frank
3 8 (1.54%) WCAG
4 7 (1.35%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 34 (6.55%) Active Directory
2 32 (6.17%) Docker
3 6 (1.16%) Gluster
4 5 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.39%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.39%) LXC
6 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) KVM
7 1 (0.19%) Postfix
7 1 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (6.36%) Ansible
3 32 (6.17%) Puppet
4 7 (1.35%) Kubernetes
5 6 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (1.16%) Nagios
6 5 (0.96%) Dollar Universe
6 5 (0.96%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.58%) WMI
8 2 (0.39%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.39%) Graphite
8 2 (0.39%) rkt
8 2 (0.39%) Salt
8 2 (0.39%) SCOM
9 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (0.19%) Icinga
9 1 (0.19%) Mesos
9 1 (0.19%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.19%) Terraform
9 1 (0.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 237 (45.66%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.51%) Oracle
3 21 (4.05%) SAP
4 14 (2.70%) Atlassian
5 12 (2.31%) IBM
5 12 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (1.73%) Splunk
7 7 (1.35%) HP
8 6 (1.16%) Infor
8 6 (1.16%) OpenLink
8 6 (1.16%) Remedy
8 6 (1.16%) Serena
9 4 (0.77%) GUPTA
9 4 (0.77%) Perforce
9 4 (0.77%) SaltStack
9 4 (0.77%) Sitecore
9 4 (0.77%) VMware
10 3 (0.58%) CA
10 3 (0.58%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.58%) Red Hat
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