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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 26 10 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +15
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 32 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 1.06% 11.03% 1.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.29% 52.46% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 25 2
Average daily rate £390 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £43.75 £33.38
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.08%
Team Foundation Server
Northamptonshire

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
14 61 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.45% 21.03% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 39 12
Average daily rate £300 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 12 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Service Management
3 4 (50.00%) ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) BMC
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (50.00%) Release Management
3 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (50.00%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) WSDL
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Lombardi
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Support Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Software Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 2 (25.00%) WSDL
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 4 (50.00%) ITSM
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) SDLC
1 4 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 1 (12.50%) XPath
2 1 (12.50%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) BMC
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle