Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 236 193
Rank change year-on-year -6 -43 +47
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 509 496 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.08% 1.10% 1.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.36% 6.08% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 341 427
London median daily rate £475 £434 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.45% +2.75% +4.94%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £307
90th Percentile £625 £600 £565
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
London median hourly rate £30.00 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -1.16% +3.61% -17.82%

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 9503 8160 7240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 20.18% 18.09% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7178 5900 5326
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £320 £308
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
England median daily rate £455 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +7.06% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 19
London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +20.83% -33.33%
10th Percentile £21.70 £10.00 £21.06
90th Percentile £50.33 £57.05 £55.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +10 125 £475 +11.76% 18
South London -8 28 £370 -2.31% 4
West London -20 18 £425 +3.66%
East London -7 4 £456 +1.45% 6
North London -9 2 £450 -
Team Foundation Server
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 243 (47.74%) .NET
2 234 (45.97%) SQL Server
3 227 (44.60%) C#
4 219 (43.03%) SQL
5 210 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
6 183 (35.95%) Microsoft
7 167 (32.81%) Finance
8 161 (31.63%) Windows
9 150 (29.47%) Git (software)
10 143 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 133 (26.13%) DevOps
12 120 (23.58%) Visual Studio
13 117 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
14 116 (22.79%) PowerShell
14 116 (22.79%) MVC
15 112 (22.00%) ASP.NET
16 108 (21.22%) Octopus Deploy
17 98 (19.25%) TeamCity
18 95 (18.66%) JavaScript
19 94 (18.47%) Scrum
20 89 (17.49%) TDD
21 79 (15.52%) Banking
22 78 (15.32%) WCF
23 77 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
24 76 (14.93%) T-SQL
24 76 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
25 74 (14.54%) Jenkins
26 72 (14.15%) HTML
27 69 (13.56%) Test Automation
28 66 (12.97%) AngularJS

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 30 (5.89%) Confluence
1 30 (5.89%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.52%) OpenStack
3 21 (4.13%) BizTalk Server
4 19 (3.73%) IIS
5 13 (2.55%) CMS
6 8 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.98%) Apache
9 5 (0.98%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.98%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.39%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.39%) nginx
10 2 (0.39%) SAS
10 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.39%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.20%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 23 (4.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (1.77%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.79%) Mingle
5 3 (0.59%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.39%) GIMP
7 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 24 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.75%) SimCorp Dimension
3 9 (1.77%) Endur
4 7 (1.38%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.59%) Cognos TM1
5 3 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.59%) Eikon
5 3 (0.59%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.39%) Kondor
6 2 (0.39%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.20%) HFM
7 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.20%) Summit
7 1 (0.20%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 143 (28.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 77 (15.13%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (3.93%) GitHub
4 10 (1.96%) OpenShift
5 7 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (1.38%) npm
5 7 (1.38%) PaaS
6 6 (1.18%) IaaS
6 6 (1.18%) SaaS
7 5 (0.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (0.98%) Office 365
8 2 (0.39%) Serverless
9 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.20%) CloudBees
9 1 (0.20%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.77%) TCP/IP
2 6 (1.18%) DNS
2 6 (1.18%) Firewall
3 5 (0.98%) LDAP
4 4 (0.79%) LAN
4 4 (0.79%) PPP
4 4 (0.79%) SSL
4 4 (0.79%) WAN
5 2 (0.39%) DHCP
5 2 (0.39%) Intranet
5 2 (0.39%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.39%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.39%) Skype
5 2 (0.39%) VPN
5 2 (0.39%) Wireless
6 1 (0.20%) Internet
6 1 (0.20%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.20%) VLAN
6 1 (0.20%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (45.97%) SQL Server
2 62 (12.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (7.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (6.88%) SQL Server 2016
8 34 (6.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (4.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 22 (4.32%) NoSQL
11 18 (3.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (3.34%) Relational Database
13 14 (2.75%) QlikView
14 12 (2.36%) MarkLogic
14 12 (2.36%) MySQL
14 12 (2.36%) OLAP
14 12 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (2.16%) Power BI
16 10 (1.96%) OLAP Cube
17 9 (1.77%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 150 (29.47%) Git (software)
2 120 (23.58%) Visual Studio
3 108 (21.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 98 (19.25%) TeamCity
5 74 (14.54%) Jenkins
6 49 (9.63%) JIRA
7 45 (8.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 29 (5.70%) Cucumber
8 29 (5.70%) MSBuild
9 28 (5.50%) MSTest
10 24 (4.72%) Selenium
11 23 (4.52%) NuGet
11 23 (4.52%) NUnit
11 23 (4.52%) Subversion
12 22 (4.32%) SpecFlow
13 18 (3.54%) Sonatype Nexus
14 17 (3.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 14 (2.75%) Maven
15 14 (2.75%) Moq
16 13 (2.55%) Artifactory
General
1 167 (32.81%) Finance
2 79 (15.52%) Banking
3 27 (5.30%) Front Office
4 24 (4.72%) Back Office
5 22 (4.32%) Retail
6 18 (3.54%) Financial Institution
7 16 (3.14%) Law
8 13 (2.55%) Publishing
9 10 (1.96%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.38%) Marketing
11 6 (1.18%) Retail Banking
12 5 (0.98%) Advertising
13 2 (0.39%) Local Government
13 2 (0.39%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.20%) Electronics
14 1 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 279 (54.81%) Developer
2 120 (23.58%) C# Developer
3 111 (21.81%) .NET Developer
4 71 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 68 (13.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 52 (10.22%) Analyst
6 52 (10.22%) SQL Developer
7 37 (7.27%) Azure Engineer
8 31 (6.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 30 (5.89%) ASP.NET Developer
9 30 (5.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 29 (5.70%) Senior Developer
11 24 (4.72%) Windows Engineer
12 23 (4.52%) Java Developer
12 23 (4.52%) Software Developer
12 23 (4.52%) Test Analyst
12 23 (4.52%) Windows DevOps Engineer
13 21 (4.13%) Azure DevOps
13 21 (4.13%) PowerShell Engineer
13 21 (4.13%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (47.74%) .NET
2 112 (22.00%) ASP.NET
3 78 (15.32%) WCF
4 76 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 72 (14.15%) HTML
6 66 (12.97%) AngularJS
7 65 (12.77%) jQuery
8 64 (12.57%) CSS
9 62 (12.18%) .NET Framework
10 51 (10.02%) Web Services
11 49 (9.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 46 (9.04%) Entity Framework
13 43 (8.45%) WPF
14 42 (8.25%) XML
15 30 (5.89%) HTML5
16 29 (5.70%) Ajax
16 29 (5.70%) WinForms
17 27 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 25 (4.91%) KnockoutJS
19 22 (4.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.30%) Greenfield Project
3 25 (4.91%) Fintech
4 20 (3.93%) Fixed Income
5 19 (3.73%) Computer Science
6 18 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (3.34%) Derivative
8 13 (2.55%) Client/Server
8 13 (2.55%) User Experience
9 11 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.57%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.38%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.38%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.38%) Online Banking
11 7 (1.38%) Public Cloud
12 6 (1.18%) Cloud Native
12 6 (1.18%) Equities
12 6 (1.18%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.18%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 161 (31.63%) Windows
2 44 (8.64%) Windows Server
3 27 (5.30%) Linux
4 11 (2.16%) Unix
5 6 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.98%) Solaris
6 5 (0.98%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.98%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.59%) Android
8 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.39%) CentOS
9 2 (0.39%) Nucleus RTOS
9 2 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (41.26%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (26.13%) DevOps
3 117 (22.99%) Continuous Integration
4 116 (22.79%) MVC
5 94 (18.47%) Scrum
6 89 (17.49%) TDD
7 69 (13.56%) Test Automation
8 64 (12.57%) BDD
9 57 (11.20%) Business Intelligence
10 49 (9.63%) SDLC
11 39 (7.66%) Release Management
12 38 (7.47%) Configuration Management
12 38 (7.47%) Microservices
13 37 (7.27%) ETL
14 36 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
15 30 (5.89%) Migration
15 30 (5.89%) SOLID
16 28 (5.50%) CRM
16 28 (5.50%) Open Source
16 28 (5.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 227 (44.60%) C#
2 219 (43.03%) SQL
3 116 (22.79%) PowerShell
4 95 (18.66%) JavaScript
5 76 (14.93%) T-SQL
6 46 (9.04%) Java
7 43 (8.45%) Python
8 38 (7.47%) VB.NET
9 18 (3.54%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.75%) VB
10 14 (2.75%) VBA
11 13 (2.55%) Ruby
11 13 (2.55%) VB6
12 10 (1.96%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.77%) F#
14 8 (1.57%) C
15 7 (1.38%) Perl
15 7 (1.38%) PHP
16 6 (1.18%) C++
16 6 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (6.68%) Degree
2 16 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.38%) ISEB
4 6 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.59%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.59%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) CFA
8 2 (0.39%) IIBA
8 2 (0.39%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.20%) MCPD
9 1 (0.20%) MCSD
9 1 (0.20%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.27%) QA
2 11 (2.16%) MiFID
3 7 (1.38%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.38%) EMIR
3 7 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.38%) WCAG
4 5 (0.98%) AIFMD
5 3 (0.59%) GAAP
6 2 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.39%) SLA
7 1 (0.20%) GCP
7 1 (0.20%) IFRS
7 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
System Software
1 45 (8.84%) Docker
2 23 (4.52%) vCloud
3 10 (1.96%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.39%) Gluster
4 2 (0.39%) GridGain
4 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 47 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
2 43 (8.45%) Ansible
3 21 (4.13%) Puppet
4 7 (1.38%) Nagios
5 5 (0.98%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.59%) Kibana
6 3 (0.59%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.59%) Rundeck
6 3 (0.59%) Terraform
7 2 (0.39%) Graphite
7 2 (0.39%) Opsview
7 2 (0.39%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.20%) Grafana
8 1 (0.20%) Marathon
8 1 (0.20%) Mesos
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.20%) Packer
Vendors
1 183 (35.95%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.70%) Atlassian
3 18 (3.54%) Splunk
4 17 (3.34%) Oracle
5 14 (2.75%) SimCorp
6 12 (2.36%) Charles River
7 10 (1.96%) Tableau
8 9 (1.77%) OpenLink
8 9 (1.77%) SAP
9 7 (1.38%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.38%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.38%) Sybase
10 6 (1.18%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.18%) Black Duck
10 6 (1.18%) Murex
10 6 (1.18%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.98%) Bloomberg
11 5 (0.98%) Reuters
12 4 (0.79%) HP
12 4 (0.79%) TOWER Software