The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 40 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.88% 3.36% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% 24.56% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 1
Average daily rate £305 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
Team Foundation Server
Nottinghamshire

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

Development Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
51 57 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 10.65% 13.67% 8.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 38 13
Average daily rate £350 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -2.01%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 12 (63.16%) C#
2 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
3 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
3 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle
4 9 (47.37%) WCF
5 7 (36.84%) WPF
5 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) Smart Meter
5 7 (36.84%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
5 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
5 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
7 5 (26.32%) Billing
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
8 4 (21.05%) Change Management
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
9 3 (15.79%) CSS
9 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
9 3 (15.79%) MVC
9 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
9 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
9 3 (15.79%) DevOps
10 2 (10.53%) Web Development
10 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (10.53%) Refactoring

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) DTS
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) SonarQube
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) MSTest
General
1 5 (26.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Manual Tester
4 3 (15.79%) Tester
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) DevOps Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) WCF
3 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
3 7 (36.84%) Web Services
3 7 (36.84%) WPF
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Manual Testing
2 6 (31.58%) Automation Testing
3 4 (21.05%) Change Management
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) Refactoring
5 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Web Development
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) PL/SQL
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Sitecore