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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 89 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 21 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.56% 1.66% 0.54%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.57% 14.29% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 1
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£325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £55.25 -
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -
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
137 147 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.46% 11.59% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 103 81
Average daily rate £365 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £259 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £414 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Salford - 1 £430 - 1
Team Foundation Server
North West

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (60.00%) C#
4 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
5 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) SQL
6 8 (32.00%) WCF
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (28.00%) CSS
8 6 (24.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (24.00%) MVC
8 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
10 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (16.00%) WiX
10 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (16.00%) LINQ
10 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
10 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (16.00%) JMeter
10 4 (16.00%) Retail
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
10 4 (16.00%) JavaScript

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.00%) LiveCycle
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
3 1 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 4 (16.00%) OLAP
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (8.00%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) WiX
2 4 (16.00%) JMeter
3 3 (12.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (4.00%) MSTest
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (4.00%) Toad
5 1 (4.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (68.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) WCF
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (28.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (24.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) LINQ
6 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 3 (12.00%) JSON
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (8.00%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (8.00%) WinForms
8 2 (8.00%) WPF
8 2 (8.00%) jQuery
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Load Testing
2 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (12.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (12.00%) Workflow
3 3 (12.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) DSDM
4 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 2 (8.00%) TDD
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Test Management
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
4 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) ISEB
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) Telerik
4 1 (4.00%) Actian
Manchester
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Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago