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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 27 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.05% 3.70% 4.93%
As % of the Development Applications category 25.00% 22.22% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
- -16.25%
Team Foundation Server
Suffolk

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
8 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.21% 16.67% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 28
Median daily rate £500 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+13.51% -2.11%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (33.33%) NUnit
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) API Testing
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) MSTest
5 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox

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 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) NUnit
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) MSTest
3 1 (11.11%) NuGet
3 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Leader
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Leader
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (11.11%) LINQ
2 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
1 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) API Testing
4 2 (22.22%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) VMware