The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 33 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.78% 0.30% 0.49%
As % of the Development Applications category 32.00% 5.00% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£308 £370 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £55.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-35.45% +70.54%
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.68% 5.93% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 18
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

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 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 5 £305 -
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 11 (61.11%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) CSS
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 3 (16.67%) ClearCase
8 3 (16.67%) Smalltalk
8 3 (16.67%) HTTP
8 3 (16.67%) CORBA
8 3 (16.67%) OOP
8 3 (16.67%) ITIL
8 3 (16.67%) PVCS
8 3 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 3 (16.67%) Servlets
8 3 (16.67%) Ant
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 3 (16.67%) Perl
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) ClearCase
1 3 (16.67%) PVCS
1 3 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (16.67%) Ant
2 2 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
2 2 (11.11%) NUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) ClearQuest
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) CocoaPods
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Quality Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Server Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) DBA
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 3 (16.67%) CORBA
4 3 (16.67%) Servlets
4 3 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (5.56%) HTML
6 1 (5.56%) Cocoa
6 1 (5.56%) Ajax
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.56%) RESTful
6 1 (5.56%) LINQ
6 1 (5.56%) JSON
6 1 (5.56%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Animation
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) OOP
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) People Management
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.56%) Memory Management
5 1 (5.56%) Kanban
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) Smalltalk
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) VBA
4 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) Perforce