The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 45 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 31 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.40% 3.25% 0.39%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.08% 18.24% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 3
Median daily rate £370 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
96 170 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.20% 17.80% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 102 56
Median daily rate £413 £405 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +26.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £50.00 £16.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -49.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.85 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.55% +16.25%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Cheshire region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 - - 5
Sandbach - 1 £370 -
Team Foundation Server
North West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) IIS
4 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 5 (55.56%) Replication
4 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 5 (55.56%) ETL
4 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (55.56%) Banking
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (55.56%) Database Mirroring
4 5 (55.56%) High Availability
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
5 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (77.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Banking
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) DBA
2 5 (55.56%) SQL DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (22.22%) CRM Developer
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
5 1 (11.11%) SSIS Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (55.56%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Database Mirroring
1 5 (55.56%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (55.56%) ETL
1 5 (55.56%) High Availability
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) CRM
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Typography
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
1 5 (55.56%) T-SQL
2 4 (44.44%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
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