The first table below looks at the demand for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Leicestershire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.40% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 13.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £348 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -10.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £32.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+39.53% -11.64%
Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
38 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 10.67% 14.48% 9.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 4
Average daily rate £313 £290 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.75% -29.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £385 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £32.00 £40.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 1 £325 - 2
Loughborough - - - -
Market Harborough - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server.

1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) IIS
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Graphic Design
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) C
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (12.50%) XAML
6 1 (12.50%) Electronics

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Team Foundation Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Release Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Build and Release Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Build Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) C
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau