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 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 37 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.88% 1.40% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 23.64% 9.43% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Average daily rate £300 - £350
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
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
55 53 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.17% 14.89% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 28 20
Average daily rate £325 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £363
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 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 11 February 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle
6 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (35.00%) Manual Testing
7 6 (30.00%) Smart Meter
7 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) Change Management
8 5 (25.00%) Billing
8 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (25.00%) WCF
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
9 4 (20.00%) ITIL
9 4 (20.00%) CSS
9 4 (20.00%) WPF
9 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (20.00%) Web Development
9 4 (20.00%) MVC
10 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
10 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (15.00%) AngularJS

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) DTS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) MSTest
General
1 5 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Tester
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (25.00%) WCF
4 4 (20.00%) CSS
4 4 (20.00%) WPF
5 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Manual Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 5 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
5 3 (15.00%) Refactoring
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Facebook
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Rally
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter