The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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)
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank - 32 44
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford - 0.42% 0.27%
As % of the Development Applications category - 3.57% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £288 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -28.12%  
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 Oxford with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 38 28 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 13.57% 11.86% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 22 35
Median daily rate £500 £389 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.61% +19.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £319 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.25
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 Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Oxford

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

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 Oxford region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Telerik

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) API Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) Telerik