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 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 32 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 7 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.67% 0.91% 0.29%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.45% 8.57% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£325 £283 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.04% +13.00%
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
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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
67 35 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 16.03% 10.67% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 24 5
Average daily rate £345 £310 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.29% +10.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 - -
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
1 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Serena
2 6 (37.50%) .NET
3 5 (31.25%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) HTML
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) MVC
5 3 (18.75%) Ajax
5 3 (18.75%) JSON
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Release Management
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) HTML5
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.25%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) ChangeMan
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Grunt
2 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (6.25%) Yeoman
2 1 (6.25%) Bower
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Silverlight Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
2 3 (18.75%) CSS
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Ajax
2 3 (18.75%) JSON
2 3 (18.75%) jQuery
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) WCF
2 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (12.50%) WPF
3 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (6.25%) DOM
4 1 (6.25%) WinForms
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
2 3 (18.75%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Release Management
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 2 (12.50%) XAML
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Serena
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Sitecore