The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 59 60 84
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 37 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.30% 2.41% 1.07%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.26% 19.11% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 6
Median daily rate £375 £305 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £400 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
Team Foundation Server
England

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

Development Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
174 225 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.83% 12.59% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 143 94
Median daily rate £340 £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £37.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% +15.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Leicestershire +6 13 £338 -3.57%
Nottinghamshire -10 11 £299 -0.41%
Northamptonshire +13 8 £375 -26.47% 1
Lincolnshire - 1 £300 -
Team Foundation Server
England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 42 (56.76%) .NET
2 38 (51.35%) C#
2 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
3 37 (50.00%) SQL
4 24 (32.43%) Windows
5 21 (28.38%) Web Services
5 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
6 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
7 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
7 17 (22.97%) .NET Framework
8 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (21.62%) IIS
8 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
9 15 (20.27%) Oracle
10 14 (18.92%) Internet
11 13 (17.57%) Migration
12 12 (16.22%) WPF
13 11 (14.86%) WCF
13 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
13 11 (14.86%) PL/SQL
13 11 (14.86%) T-SQL
13 11 (14.86%) MVC
14 10 (13.51%) ITIL
14 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
15 9 (12.16%) Linux
15 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
16 8 (10.81%) ETL
16 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (10.81%) Change Control
16 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (21.62%) IIS
2 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle ERP
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (2.70%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.70%) Taleo
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.11%) DTS
4 6 (8.11%) SSDT
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.70%) Essbase
8 1 (1.35%) DB2
8 1 (1.35%) MySQL
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (28.38%) Visual Studio
2 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 7 (9.46%) JIRA
4 6 (8.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (4.05%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.70%) MSTest
6 2 (2.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.35%) Lombardi
7 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.35%) NuGet
7 1 (1.35%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 5 (6.76%) Billing
1 5 (6.76%) Retail
2 3 (4.05%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) French Language
3 2 (2.70%) German Language
3 2 (2.70%) Italian Language
3 2 (2.70%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 26 (35.14%) Developer
2 16 (21.62%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.22%) Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
6 7 (9.46%) Implementation Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Configuration Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Migration Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Release and Configuration Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Release Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.11%) SSIS Developer
8 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.76%) SSRS Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Tester
9 4 (5.41%) Build Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.76%) .NET
2 21 (28.38%) Web Services
3 17 (22.97%) .NET Framework
3 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET
4 12 (16.22%) WPF
5 11 (14.86%) WCF
6 7 (9.46%) SOAP
7 6 (8.11%) CSS
7 6 (8.11%) jQuery
8 5 (6.76%) AngularJS
8 5 (6.76%) Entity Framework
8 5 (6.76%) REST
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.41%) RESTful
9 4 (5.41%) WinForms
10 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.05%) HTML
10 3 (4.05%) Middleware
10 3 (4.05%) XML
11 2 (2.70%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Smart Meter
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) DataPower
4 1 (1.35%) CMDB
4 1 (1.35%) EPoS
4 1 (1.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.43%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.05%) Unix
6 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (17.57%) Migration
3 11 (14.86%) MVC
4 10 (13.51%) ITIL
5 8 (10.81%) Change Control
5 8 (10.81%) ETL
6 7 (9.46%) Manual Testing
6 7 (9.46%) UML
6 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
7 6 (8.11%) Automation Testing
7 6 (8.11%) DevOps
7 6 (8.11%) V-Model
8 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.76%) SDLC
8 5 (6.76%) TDD
9 4 (5.41%) Change Management
9 4 (5.41%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.05%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 38 (51.35%) C#
2 37 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.86%) PL/SQL
4 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
4 11 (14.86%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.46%) VBScript
7 2 (2.70%) Java
8 1 (1.35%) XPath
8 1 (1.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (4.05%) Degree
1 3 (4.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) ISO 9001
1 7 (9.46%) TickIT
2 2 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) CFEngine
2 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
4 3 (4.05%) Hyperion
5 2 (2.70%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.35%) Sitecore