Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 80 75 88
Rank change year-on-year -5 +13 -5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 17 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.14% 1.35% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.33% 10.00% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 4
Reading median daily rate £453 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.13% -17.95% +8.33%
10th Percentile £408 £380 £393
90th Percentile £560 £435 £530
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £475
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Reading median hourly rate - - £50.50
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £50.50

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 232 170 161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.58% 13.50% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 114 93
Reading median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £389 £310 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £578
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £389 £400
% change year-on-year +22.19% -2.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
Reading median hourly rate £52.50 £13.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +288.89% -10.00% -66.67%
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +233.33% -10.00% -66.67%

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

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Reading over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 9 (52.94%) C#
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (23.53%) ETL
6 4 (23.53%) OO
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) CSS
6 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
7 3 (17.65%) MVVM
7 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 3 (17.65%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) PerformancePoint
7 3 (17.65%) SaaS
7 3 (17.65%) Web Development

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 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (11.76%) GitHub
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
3 2 (11.76%) PaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Functions
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365
4 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Network Security
2 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) PerformancePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Power BI
5 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (5.88%) QlikView
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Electronics
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
2 6 (35.29%) SQL Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL BI Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SSIS Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SSRS Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ETL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# WPF Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Tableau Developer
6 2 (11.76%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
3 4 (23.53%) CSS
3 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 3 (17.65%) jQuery
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (11.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) Silverlight
5 2 (11.76%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) ETL
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) MVVM
4 3 (17.65%) Release Management
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (11.76%) XAML
6 1 (5.88%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PhD
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) SAP
2 2 (11.76%) Tableau