The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 91 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.65% 0.89% 0.57%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.88% 8.20% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Median daily rate £315 £313 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £460 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
Team Foundation Server
North West

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

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
204 183 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.11% 10.85% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 111 70
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £32.25 £37.50 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.50 £14.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £87.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.04 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -3.79%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -4 2 £315 -4.90% 4
Team Foundation Server
North West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 26 (72.22%) .NET
3 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 16 (44.44%) Oracle
5 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database
6 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
6 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
7 12 (33.33%) C#
8 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
8 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (27.78%) MVC
10 9 (25.00%) IIS
10 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 9 (25.00%) Windows
10 9 (25.00%) Software Packaging
11 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
12 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
13 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 5 (13.89%) QA
14 5 (13.89%) Test Management
14 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
14 5 (13.89%) ERP
14 5 (13.89%) MSI
14 5 (13.89%) WiX
14 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
15 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 4 (11.11%) CSS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (25.00%) IIS
2 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.78%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.78%) GitHub
1 1 (2.78%) IaaS
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) SSH
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (2.78%) MySQL
5 1 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.89%) MSI
2 5 (13.89%) WiX
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (11.11%) Toad
4 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Maven
6 1 (2.78%) Mocha
6 1 (2.78%) NuGet
6 1 (2.78%) Ranorex
6 1 (2.78%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Test Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Development Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Development Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Consultant
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Development Manager
8 2 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Software Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 9 (25.00%) Software Packaging
3 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (11.11%) CSS
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (8.33%) HTML
6 3 (8.33%) jQuery
6 3 (8.33%) WCF
6 3 (8.33%) WinForms
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (2.78%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (2.78%) CSS3
8 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.78%) RESTful
8 1 (2.78%) XML
8 1 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Extraction
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
2 2 (5.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
3 5 (13.89%) ERP
3 5 (13.89%) Test Management
4 4 (11.11%) ETL
4 4 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 4 (11.11%) TDD
4 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 3 (8.33%) Automation Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Business Transformation
5 3 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
5 3 (8.33%) Data Management
5 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (8.33%) Migration
5 3 (8.33%) Scrum
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Validation
5 3 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) SQL
2 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
3 12 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.56%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.78%) Go
8 1 (2.78%) Java
8 1 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
1 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Ansible
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Telerik
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
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