The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 19 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 17 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 6.30% 1.18% 0.74%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.50% 16.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £200 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -5.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -13.33%
Team Foundation Server
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Development Applications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 14.81% 7.10% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 1
Average daily rate £350 £218 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.91% -20.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 9 (47.37%) C#
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) JIRA
2 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) TeamCity
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 8 (42.11%) Docker
2 8 (42.11%) DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) Vagrant
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
3 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 6 (31.58%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 3 (15.79%) jQuery
6 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.79%) IIS
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.53%) SQL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) JIRA
1 8 (42.11%) TeamCity
1 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) WinRunner
3 1 (5.26%) TestDirector
3 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Environment Manager
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Test Environment Manager
7 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) DBA
7 1 (5.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) .NET
2 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 2 (10.53%) XML
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) Silverlight
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.53%) HTML5
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (5.26%) SignalR
7 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (5.26%) LINQ
7 1 (5.26%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) DevOps
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (21.05%) MVC
5 4 (21.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Incident Management
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) Workflow
7 2 (10.53%) Web Design
8 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Scrum
8 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Test Management
8 1 (5.26%) OO
8 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Vagrant
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.53%) Puppet
3 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) BMC
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy