The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk 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 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 23 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.66% 3.99% 3.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 28.13% 27.50% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 5
Average daily rate
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£488 £425 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% +21.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £303 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £339 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.32% +1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £55.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
-35.45% +70.54%
Team Foundation Server
East of England

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

Development Applications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
32 40 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 16.58% 14.49% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 36 10
Average daily rate £388 £338 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.88% +3.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.02 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +0.80%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

Team Foundation Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Suffolk region.

Team Foundation Server Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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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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
Ipswich +5 7 £550 +29.41% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £425 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
3 7 (58.33%) ADO
3 7 (58.33%) VB
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) Document Management
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) Content Management
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) OO
5 5 (41.67%) SOAP
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 5 (41.67%) EMC
5 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
5 5 (41.67%) OOD
5 5 (41.67%) Documentum
6 4 (33.33%) Process Management
6 4 (33.33%) Kofax
6 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) N-Tier

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (41.67%) Documentum
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) BizTalk Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) IT Architect
4 1 (8.33%) AWS Architect
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Architect
4 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 7 (58.33%) ADO
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 5 (41.67%) SOAP
4 5 (41.67%) Web Services
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Document Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Content Management
2 5 (41.67%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) OOD
3 4 (33.33%) Process Management
3 4 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) EMC
3 4 (33.33%) Kofax
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint