The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 23 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 28 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.68% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 44.44% 10.53% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 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
East Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
63 19 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.04% 6.96% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 4
Average daily rate £350 £230 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% -23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £311 £388
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 Northamptonshire

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 17 £350 +75.00% 1
Kettering - - - -
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 21 (67.74%) C#
2 20 (64.52%) .NET
3 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
4 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
5 14 (45.16%) MVC
6 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (35.48%) HTML
7 11 (35.48%) CSS
8 10 (32.26%) Workflow
9 9 (29.03%) jQuery
9 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
10 8 (25.81%) JIRA
10 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
10 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
10 8 (25.81%) Docker
10 8 (25.81%) DevOps
11 7 (22.58%) IIS
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 6 (19.35%) Banking
12 6 (19.35%) Project Management
12 6 (19.35%) SignalR
12 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
13 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
13 5 (16.13%) HTML5
13 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
13 5 (16.13%) LINQ
13 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (22.58%) IIS
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) DTS
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
1 8 (25.81%) JIRA
1 8 (25.81%) TeamCity
1 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) WinRunner
2 1 (3.23%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
General
1 6 (19.35%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 16 (51.61%) C# Developer
3 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
4 13 (41.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (32.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Environment Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
8 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Test Environment Manager
9 1 (3.23%) DBA
9 1 (3.23%) Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) SQL DBA
9 1 (3.23%) Windows Administrator
9 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (35.48%) HTML
4 11 (35.48%) CSS
5 9 (29.03%) jQuery
6 6 (19.35%) SignalR
7 5 (16.13%) HTML5
7 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 5 (16.13%) LINQ
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.68%) CSS3
9 3 (9.68%) Silverlight
10 2 (6.45%) Web Services
10 2 (6.45%) XML
10 2 (6.45%) XSLT
10 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (3.23%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) MVC
3 10 (32.26%) Workflow
4 8 (25.81%) DevOps
5 6 (19.35%) Project Management
6 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
9 2 (6.45%) Scrum
9 2 (6.45%) Web Design
9 2 (6.45%) Web Development
10 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
10 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
10 1 (3.23%) Service Management
10 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
10 1 (3.23%) OO
10 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) R
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Vagrant
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) BMC
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy