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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 75 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 16 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.05% 0.49% -
As % of the Development Applications category 7.80% 5.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Average daily rate
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£289 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -16.45%
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
205 116 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 13.39% 9.51% 9.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 70 51
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £390 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £335
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +5.00%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
Team Foundation Server
North West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 22 (78.57%) .NET
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (75.00%) C#
3 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
6 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (32.14%) WCF
7 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) Web Services
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
9 7 (25.00%) Retail
9 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (21.43%) Oracle
11 5 (17.86%) SQL
11 5 (17.86%) XML
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
11 5 (17.86%) LINQ
12 4 (14.29%) jQuery
12 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
12 4 (14.29%) JSON
12 4 (14.29%) User Experience
12 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (17.86%) Oracle Database
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (14.29%) OLAP
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) JMeter
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (7.14%) MSTest
4 2 (7.14%) Axure RP
4 2 (7.14%) Toad
5 1 (3.57%) MSI
5 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.57%) WiX
5 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Billing
3 2 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Release Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) CRM Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (78.57%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
3 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (32.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 9 (32.14%) WCF
5 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 7 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (17.86%) XML
8 5 (17.86%) LINQ
9 4 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (14.29%) JSON
9 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (10.71%) WinForms
10 3 (10.71%) WPF
11 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
11 2 (7.14%) Ajax
11 2 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) OO
3 4 (14.29%) Load Testing
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Scrum
4 3 (10.71%) SOA
4 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (7.14%) Software Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Test Management
5 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.14%) ETL
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCTS
2 1 (3.57%) MCITP
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) QA
1 2 (7.14%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (3.57%) Telerik
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