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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 19 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.79% 4.94% 4.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.86% 48.00% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 6
Median daily rate £425 £363 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% -13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £39.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+11.39% +3.94%
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
35 25 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.84% 10.29% 10.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 10
Median daily rate £475 £350 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -8.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £347
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £425 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £410 - 1
Ipswich -6 4 £475 +35.71%
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Suffolk region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) C#
3 20 (68.97%) CRM
4 19 (65.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
6 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (41.38%) .NET
8 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
8 11 (37.93%) SQL
9 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
9 10 (34.48%) TDD
9 10 (34.48%) WCF
10 7 (24.14%) MCITP
10 7 (24.14%) SOAP
10 7 (24.14%) XML
10 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (24.14%) Migration
10 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
11 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
11 6 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
12 5 (17.24%) Web Services
12 5 (17.24%) Silverlight
12 5 (17.24%) QA
13 4 (13.79%) Degree
13 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (10.34%) MVC
14 3 (10.34%) Workflow
14 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
14 3 (10.34%) N-Tier

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (34.48%) SharePoint
2 6 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (65.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MSBuild
1 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) CRM Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Development Manager
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (10.34%) QA Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Release Manager
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) CRM Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) WCF
3 7 (24.14%) SOAP
3 7 (24.14%) XML
4 5 (17.24%) Silverlight
4 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.90%) LINQ
6 2 (6.90%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (6.90%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.90%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.90%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (75.86%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) CRM
3 10 (34.48%) TDD
4 7 (24.14%) Data Migration
4 7 (24.14%) Migration
5 6 (20.69%) Data Protection
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (10.34%) MVC
7 3 (10.34%) MVVM
7 3 (10.34%) People Management
7 3 (10.34%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Release Management
7 3 (10.34%) Workflow
8 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.90%) Scrum
9 1 (3.45%) Case Management
9 1 (3.45%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) SQL
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) MCITP
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Capita
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle