The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 20 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.80% 6.98% 0.95%
As % of the Development Applications category 21.05% 50.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £475 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% +3.94%
Team Foundation Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Development Applications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
19 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.29% 13.95% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 3
Median daily rate £475 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +2.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich 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 Ipswich

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Team Foundation Server
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) ISEB
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Case Management

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft