The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 11 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.25% 4.63% 3.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 37.50% 21.74% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £413 £368 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.24% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £50.75
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -16.25%
Team Foundation Server
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 16.67% 21.30% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 3
Median daily rate £450 £365 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.30%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (95.45%) MS Excel
2 21 (95.45%) Code Coverage
2 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) TDD
2 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
2 21 (95.45%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
3 19 (86.36%) SpecFlow
3 19 (86.36%) Windows
4 18 (81.82%) TestComplete
5 17 (77.27%) Degree
5 17 (77.27%) DevOps
6 16 (72.73%) Java
7 15 (68.18%) Continuous Deployment
8 10 (45.45%) Finance
9 6 (27.27%) Gradle
10 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
10 5 (22.73%) TeamCity
10 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
10 5 (22.73%) Migration
10 5 (22.73%) Citrix
10 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (22.73%) CCEA
11 3 (13.64%) Puppet
11 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
12 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (9.09%) JIRA
13 1 (4.55%) jQuery

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (95.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (4.55%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) SpecFlow
2 18 (81.82%) TestComplete
3 6 (27.27%) Gradle
4 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
4 5 (22.73%) Jenkins
4 5 (22.73%) TeamCity
5 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
6 2 (9.09%) JIRA
6 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Consultant
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 10 (45.45%) Integration Consultant
4 7 (31.82%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Developer
7 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Java Software Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Software Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) Architect
9 1 (4.55%) Java Consultant
9 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
9 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.55%) CAML
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
1 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (95.45%) Code Coverage
1 21 (95.45%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (95.45%) Software Engineering
1 21 (95.45%) TDD
1 21 (95.45%) Test Automation
2 17 (77.27%) DevOps
3 15 (68.18%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) Java
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (77.27%) Degree
2 5 (22.73%) CCEA
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Citrix