Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 61 76
Rank change year-on-year -24 +15 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.55% 1.92% 2.18%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.76% 14.81% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 18
Reading median daily rate £438 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £406 £359 £313
90th Percentile £481 £528 £447
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £409 £400
% change year-on-year +1.53% +2.19% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -

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 Reading with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 168 162 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.53% 12.94% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 96 114
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £315
90th Percentile £538 £538 £509
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 1
Reading median hourly rate £72.50 £15.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +383.33% -66.67% +34.33%
10th Percentile £71.25 £15.00 £42.50
90th Percentile £73.75 £56.55 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £58.50 £15.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year +290.00% -67.74% +32.86%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Reading

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 6 (75.00%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) NuGet
4 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
4 3 (37.50%) Confluence
4 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
4 3 (37.50%) CQL
4 3 (37.50%) Opsview
4 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
4 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
1 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (12.50%) CMS
3 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) NuGet
3 2 (25.00%) GitHub
3 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 2 (25.00%) PaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) Eclipse
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 3 (37.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) BizTalk Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) REST
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
4 2 (25.00%) EDI
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) OAuth
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Microservices
1 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Change Control
2 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (37.50%) Low Latency
2 3 (37.50%) Multithreading
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) Operations Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
2 3 (37.50%) CQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Opsview
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Fiorano
2 2 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft