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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 23 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 13 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.06% 7.14% 5.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 43.33% 48.48% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 9
Average daily rate
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£400 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
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
30 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 11.67% 14.73% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 19
Average daily rate £376 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +5.00%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +9 11 £400 -11.11%
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (59.09%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (50.00%) XML
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
5 8 (36.36%) Finance
6 7 (31.82%) VB
6 7 (31.82%) ADO
7 6 (27.27%) OO
7 6 (27.27%) TDD
7 6 (27.27%) Document Management
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) Documentum
8 5 (22.73%) EFT
8 5 (22.73%) HP
8 5 (22.73%) EMC
8 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
8 5 (22.73%) OOD
8 5 (22.73%) PeopleSoft
8 5 (22.73%) SQL
8 5 (22.73%) QA
8 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
8 5 (22.73%) Content Management
8 5 (22.73%) Cash Management
8 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (22.73%) Documentum
2 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (9.09%) OLAP
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) MSTest
2 2 (9.09%) Moq
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (18.18%) IT Architect
4 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) QA Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.09%) QA Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Tester
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Lead Tester
5 2 (9.09%) QA Leader
6 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) .NET
1 11 (50.00%) XML
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
3 7 (31.82%) ADO
4 4 (18.18%) SOAP
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.09%) MDX
6 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (4.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
1 5 (22.73%) EFT
2 2 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) TDD
2 6 (27.27%) Document Management
2 6 (27.27%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) OOD
3 5 (22.73%) Content Management
3 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
3 5 (22.73%) Cash Management
4 4 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Process Management
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (9.09%) SDLC
6 2 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) VB
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) EMC
2 5 (22.73%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (18.18%) Kofax
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint