Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 63 73
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 +17
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 23 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.61% 1.76% 1.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.30% 14.97% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 17
Reading median daily rate £456 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £413 £359 £320
90th Percentile £543 £528 £441
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £409 £375
% change year-on-year +3.98% +9.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 187 147 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 13.10% 11.78% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 96 93
Reading median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £312 £293 £265
90th Percentile £552 £500 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +6.92% -0.63% +12.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Reading median hourly rate - £15.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate £44.50 £33.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +32.84% -16.25% +14.29%

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 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) C#
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
5 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio Team System
6 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
6 9 (39.13%) TDD
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) CSS
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
7 8 (34.78%) HTML5
8 7 (30.43%) REST
8 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (26.09%) Java
9 6 (26.09%) C++
9 6 (26.09%) IIS
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
10 5 (21.74%) GitHub
10 5 (21.74%) BDD
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (17.39%) SaaS
11 4 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (17.39%) Umbraco

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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
2 4 (17.39%) Umbraco
3 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.70%) Confluence
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) GitHub
3 4 (17.39%) SaaS
4 3 (13.04%) IaaS
4 3 (13.04%) PaaS
5 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (8.70%) NuGet
6 1 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (4.35%) npm
6 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
1 2 (8.70%) FTP
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Network Security
2 1 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
3 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.04%) Maven
5 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
5 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
5 2 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (8.70%) Subversion
5 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.35%) Ant
6 1 (4.35%) Gatling
6 1 (4.35%) JMeter
6 1 (4.35%) JUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Mockito
6 1 (4.35%) NUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.35%) WiX
General
1 1 (4.35%) Banking
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Lead .NET Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Umbraco Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 8 (34.78%) HTML5
4 7 (30.43%) REST
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) JSON
6 4 (17.39%) WCF
7 3 (13.04%) CSS3
7 3 (13.04%) SOAP
8 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
8 2 (8.70%) EDI
8 2 (8.70%) Middleware
8 2 (8.70%) Node.js
8 2 (8.70%) OAuth
8 2 (8.70%) XML
8 2 (8.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) TDD
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
6 3 (13.04%) DevOps
6 3 (13.04%) Microservices
6 3 (13.04%) MVVM
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (8.70%) Low Latency
7 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 1 (4.35%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) C++
3 6 (26.09%) Java
4 4 (17.39%) SQL
5 2 (8.70%) CQL
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.35%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO 9001
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Ansible
1 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.70%) Opsview
1 2 (8.70%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) Grafana
2 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.35%) Prometheus
2 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Fiorano
3 2 (8.70%) MuleSoft
3 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 1 (4.35%) Google
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) Telerik
4 1 (4.35%) Xamarin