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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 35 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.05% 1.88% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.16% 17.24% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £315 £203 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
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
74 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.08% 10.90% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 19 12
Average daily rate £293 £206 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.99% -31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.65 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.56% +2.77%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 3 £345 -13.75% 1
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) C#
3 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 12 (44.44%) JIRA
4 11 (40.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (40.74%) TickIT
4 11 (40.74%) UML
4 11 (40.74%) ISO 9001
4 11 (40.74%) MS Office
4 11 (40.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 11 (40.74%) ITIL
4 11 (40.74%) V-Model
4 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
4 11 (40.74%) High Availability
5 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 9 (33.33%) Degree
5 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.93%) MVC
7 7 (25.93%) CMDB
7 7 (25.93%) TDD
8 6 (22.22%) Life Science
8 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 5 (18.52%) jQuery
10 4 (14.81%) WPF
10 4 (14.81%) CSS
10 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 11 (40.74%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) JIRA
2 11 (40.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.70%) CocoaPods
4 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) French Language
3 1 (3.70%) German Language
3 1 (3.70%) Italian Language
3 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) Configuration Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Release Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Build Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Build Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Release Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Release Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) jQuery
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) WPF
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.70%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (3.70%) Core Animation
6 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) QuartzCore
6 1 (3.70%) REST
6 1 (3.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (25.93%) CMDB
3 6 (22.22%) Life Science
4 1 (3.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) High Availability
2 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) UML
2 11 (40.74%) V-Model
2 11 (40.74%) Waterfall
3 7 (25.93%) MVC
3 7 (25.93%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 3 (11.11%) MVVM
6 2 (7.41%) Release Management
6 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.70%) People Management
7 1 (3.70%) Project Management
7 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (40.74%) ISO 9001
1 11 (40.74%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
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