Period
to 17 July 2018

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 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)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 231 194 252
Rank change year-on-year -37 +58 -13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 547 556 457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.18% 1.33% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.54% 7.16% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 412 331
London median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £329 £328 £325
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
London median hourly rate £52.50 £30.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -30.23% -
10th Percentile £42.50 £30.00 £41.50
90th Percentile £62.50 £30.00 £44.50
England median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -3.49% +0.58% +25.74%

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 9,866 7,770 7,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 21.30% 18.59% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,366 5,708 5,656
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 36 16
London median hourly rate £45.00 £38.75 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.13% -10.92% +56.59%
10th Percentile £17.00 £21.47 £10.00
90th Percentile £165.00 £57.50 £51.69
England median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £42.50

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 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in London over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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
Central London -44 123 £463 +12.12% 36
West London -26 20 £525 +23.53% 16
East London -4 16 £563 +20.32% 6
South London -50 15 £365 -14.12%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

1 274 (50.09%) C#
2 262 (47.90%) .NET
3 256 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
4 246 (44.97%) SQL
5 244 (44.61%) SQL Server
6 167 (30.53%) Microsoft
6 167 (30.53%) Git (software)
7 161 (29.43%) Finance
8 157 (28.70%) Visual Studio
9 156 (28.52%) Microsoft Azure
10 140 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
10 140 (25.59%) Scrum
11 124 (22.67%) Windows
12 116 (21.21%) JavaScript
13 112 (20.48%) MVC
13 112 (20.48%) Test Automation
14 99 (18.10%) PowerShell
15 98 (17.92%) DevOps
16 97 (17.73%) TDD
16 97 (17.73%) ASP.NET
17 92 (16.82%) T-SQL
18 86 (15.72%) Jenkins
19 77 (14.08%) WCF
20 75 (13.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 74 (13.53%) BDD
21 74 (13.53%) Octopus Deploy
22 72 (13.16%) HTML
22 72 (13.16%) Visual Studio Team System
23 71 (12.98%) .NET Framework
24 70 (12.80%) CSS

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 27 (4.94%) IIS
2 19 (3.47%) Confluence
2 19 (3.47%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (2.74%) CMS
4 12 (2.19%) Apache
5 10 (1.83%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (1.10%) Ethereum
7 6 (1.10%) Hyperledger
7 6 (1.10%) Mule
8 5 (0.91%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.55%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.55%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.37%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.38%) MS Visio
3 12 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.55%) Acrobat
5 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.55%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (2.93%) Endur
3 6 (1.10%) Distributed Ledger
3 6 (1.10%) R3 Corda
4 5 (0.91%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 5 (0.91%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.55%) Eikon
6 3 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.37%) Concordance
7 2 (0.37%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.37%) Relativity
7 2 (0.37%) Sonata
8 1 (0.18%) Global One
8 1 (0.18%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 156 (28.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (5.12%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (3.84%) PaaS
4 13 (2.38%) GitHub
5 12 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (1.83%) SaaS
7 9 (1.65%) IaaS
7 9 (1.65%) NuGet
8 7 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.28%) Office 365
9 6 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (1.10%) OpenShift
9 6 (1.10%) Serverless
9 6 (1.10%) Trello
10 5 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.73%) Force.com
12 3 (0.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 2 (0.37%) BrowserStack
13 2 (0.37%) Sauce Labs
14 1 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.65%) HTTP
2 5 (0.91%) Intranet
3 4 (0.73%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.55%) DNS
5 2 (0.37%) DHCP
5 2 (0.37%) Firewall
5 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.37%) LAN
5 2 (0.37%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.37%) VPN
5 2 (0.37%) WAN
6 1 (0.18%) FTP
6 1 (0.18%) Internet
6 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.18%) SMTP
6 1 (0.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (44.61%) SQL Server
2 75 (13.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (10.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 49 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (7.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 34 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (4.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (4.20%) Oracle Database
9 19 (3.47%) Data Lake
9 19 (3.47%) Power BI
10 16 (2.93%) Big Data
10 16 (2.93%) Hadoop
10 16 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
11 14 (2.56%) Apache Hive
12 13 (2.38%) Relational Database
13 12 (2.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 12 (2.19%) Impala
14 11 (2.01%) HDInsight
15 10 (1.83%) NoSQL
15 10 (1.83%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 167 (30.53%) Git (software)
2 157 (28.70%) Visual Studio
3 86 (15.72%) Jenkins
4 74 (13.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 72 (13.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 69 (12.61%) Selenium
7 59 (10.79%) JIRA
8 56 (10.24%) SpecFlow
9 54 (9.87%) TeamCity
10 37 (6.76%) NUnit
11 20 (3.66%) WebDriver
12 19 (3.47%) FitNesse
13 18 (3.29%) MSBuild
14 15 (2.74%) Subversion
15 14 (2.56%) Jasmine
16 12 (2.19%) MSTest
16 12 (2.19%) ReSharper
17 8 (1.46%) HP UFT
17 8 (1.46%) JMeter
17 8 (1.46%) Moq
General
1 161 (29.43%) Finance
2 43 (7.86%) Retail
3 38 (6.95%) Banking
4 16 (2.93%) Front Office
5 15 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.56%) Back Office
7 7 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.28%) Marketing
8 5 (0.91%) Advertising
9 4 (0.73%) Legal
10 3 (0.55%) Law
11 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
12 1 (0.18%) Games
12 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 284 (51.92%) Developer
2 107 (19.56%) C# Developer
3 102 (18.65%) .NET Developer
4 75 (13.71%) Analyst
5 49 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
5 49 (8.96%) SQL Developer
6 42 (7.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (7.68%) Senior Developer
7 29 (5.30%) Azure Engineer
7 29 (5.30%) Test Analyst
8 28 (5.12%) ASP.NET Developer
9 27 (4.94%) Azure Developer
10 22 (4.02%) Azure DevOps
10 22 (4.02%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 22 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (3.84%) Applications Developer
12 20 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 19 (3.47%) Senior C# Developer
13 19 (3.47%) Software Engineer
14 18 (3.29%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (47.90%) .NET
2 97 (17.73%) ASP.NET
3 77 (14.08%) WCF
4 72 (13.16%) HTML
5 71 (12.98%) .NET Framework
6 70 (12.80%) CSS
7 64 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 63 (11.52%) Web Services
9 60 (10.97%) jQuery
10 58 (10.60%) ASP.NET Web API
11 56 (10.24%) AngularJS
12 55 (10.05%) Entity Framework
13 50 (9.14%) JSON
14 42 (7.68%) REST
15 41 (7.50%) WPF
16 34 (6.22%) XML
17 29 (5.30%) SOAP
18 24 (4.39%) Ajax
19 23 (4.20%) RESTful
20 18 (3.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (7.68%) Greenfield Project
3 29 (5.30%) User Experience
4 23 (4.20%) Fintech
5 17 (3.11%) Derivative
6 15 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 13 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
8 11 (2.01%) Computer Science
9 9 (1.65%) Client/Server
9 9 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.65%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.46%) Clustering
11 7 (1.28%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.28%) Hedge funds
11 7 (1.28%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.28%) Wiki
12 6 (1.10%) iPad
13 5 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 5 (0.91%) OTC Derivatives
13 5 (0.91%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 124 (22.67%) Windows
2 34 (6.22%) Linux
3 28 (5.12%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.65%) Android
5 8 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.46%) Unix
5 8 (1.46%) VMS
6 5 (0.91%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.73%) Nucleus RTOS
7 4 (0.73%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.37%) Solaris
9 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 256 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
2 140 (25.59%) Scrum
3 112 (20.48%) MVC
3 112 (20.48%) Test Automation
4 98 (17.92%) DevOps
5 97 (17.73%) TDD
6 74 (13.53%) BDD
7 68 (12.43%) Deployment Automation
8 65 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
9 62 (11.33%) ETL
9 62 (11.33%) Kanban
10 59 (10.79%) Problem-Solving
11 43 (7.86%) CRM
12 41 (7.50%) Analytics
12 41 (7.50%) OO
13 40 (7.31%) E-Commerce
14 38 (6.95%) Unit Testing
15 34 (6.22%) Software Engineering
16 29 (5.30%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 274 (50.09%) C#
2 246 (44.97%) SQL
3 116 (21.21%) JavaScript
4 99 (18.10%) PowerShell
5 92 (16.82%) T-SQL
6 45 (8.23%) Java
7 43 (7.86%) Python
8 30 (5.48%) VB.NET
9 18 (3.29%) C
10 16 (2.93%) VB
11 14 (2.56%) C++
12 13 (2.38%) Scala
13 12 (2.19%) R
14 11 (2.01%) XAML
15 9 (1.65%) VBA
16 8 (1.46%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.28%) Ruby
18 6 (1.10%) PL/SQL
18 6 (1.10%) TypeScript
19 5 (0.91%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 22 (4.02%) Degree
2 9 (1.65%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.28%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.73%) IIBA
5 4 (0.73%) MCTS
6 3 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.37%) MCITP
7 2 (0.37%) MCSA
7 2 (0.37%) MCSE
8 1 (0.18%) CCNA
8 1 (0.18%) CCNP
8 1 (0.18%) ISEB
8 1 (0.18%) MCAD
8 1 (0.18%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.18%) MCP
8 1 (0.18%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.24%) QA
2 7 (1.28%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.28%) SLA
3 4 (0.73%) GCP
4 3 (0.55%) GDPR
4 3 (0.55%) PMO
4 3 (0.55%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.37%) SEPA
6 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (5.85%) Active Directory
2 25 (4.57%) Docker
3 13 (2.38%) vCloud
4 4 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (2.93%) Ansible
1 16 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (2.38%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.38%) Puppet
3 6 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (0.91%) logstash
4 5 (0.91%) SCCM
5 4 (0.73%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.55%) Failover Clustering
6 3 (0.55%) SCOM
6 3 (0.55%) WSUS
7 2 (0.37%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.37%) Grafana
7 2 (0.37%) Kibana
7 2 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.37%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.37%) Terraform
8 1 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 167 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.31%) Oracle
3 15 (2.74%) Cloudera
4 13 (2.38%) MuleSoft
4 13 (2.38%) OpenLink
5 10 (1.83%) Informatica
5 10 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.83%) Tableau
5 10 (1.83%) Telerik
6 9 (1.65%) Bloomberg
7 8 (1.46%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.46%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.28%) SAP
9 6 (1.10%) HP
9 6 (1.10%) RedGate
9 6 (1.10%) Reuters
10 5 (0.91%) Charles River
10 5 (0.91%) Cognos
10 5 (0.91%) IBM
11 4 (0.73%) Adobe