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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 34 15 36
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 34 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.67% 7.94% 0.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.06% 46.58% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 27 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
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
33 73 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 11.00% 17.06% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 48 14
Average daily rate £310 £350 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +23.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £325 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £361 £313
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 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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Northampton -16 2 £390 +11.42%
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) XML
3 6 (50.00%) .NET
3 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (50.00%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) CRM
4 5 (41.67%) Remedy
4 5 (41.67%) BMC
4 5 (41.67%) Service Management
4 5 (41.67%) ITSM
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 5 (41.67%) Release Management
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) RESTful
4 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) QA
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) WSDL
5 4 (33.33%) SSL

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) Lombardi
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 4 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) QA Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Quality Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) SOAP
1 6 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 5 (41.67%) RESTful
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 4 (33.33%) WSDL
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) WinForms
6 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
6 1 (8.33%) HTML5
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) LINQ
6 1 (8.33%) WCF
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) CRM
1 5 (41.67%) ITSM
1 5 (41.67%) Release Management
1 5 (41.67%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
1 5 (41.67%) Service Management
2 4 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) XPath
3 1 (8.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) BMC
2 5 (41.67%) Remedy
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle