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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 20 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 18 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.14% 3.95% 5.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 51.43% 24.39% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 11
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £344
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £55.25
% change year-on-year
+1.17% -23.07%
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 41 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 13.89% 16.21% 12.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 33 31
Median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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
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 27 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 July 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 - 12 £415 -
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (69.70%) C#
3 20 (60.61%) CRM
4 19 (57.58%) Dynamics CRM
5 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 14 (42.42%) .NET
6 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (39.39%) TDD
8 11 (33.33%) WCF
8 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
9 10 (30.30%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) SOAP
10 8 (24.24%) XML
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (24.24%) MCITP
11 7 (21.21%) Migration
11 7 (21.21%) Data Migration
12 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
12 6 (18.18%) Web Services
12 6 (18.18%) QA
13 5 (15.15%) Silverlight
13 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
13 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
14 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
14 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (12.12%) Scrum
14 4 (12.12%) MVC

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 11 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.03%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) MSTest
2 1 (3.03%) NuGet
2 1 (3.03%) NUnit
2 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) CRM Developer
3 7 (21.21%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) SQL Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Development Manager
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (9.09%) QA Manager
7 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
8 2 (6.06%) BizTalk Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (6.06%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) WCF
3 8 (24.24%) SOAP
3 8 (24.24%) XML
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.18%) Web Services
5 5 (15.15%) Silverlight
6 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
6 4 (12.12%) NHibernate
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 3 (9.09%) LINQ
7 3 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 3 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) CRM
3 13 (39.39%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) Data Migration
4 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Data Protection
6 4 (12.12%) MVC
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Workflow
7 3 (9.09%) MVVM
7 3 (9.09%) People Management
7 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.03%) DevOps
9 1 (3.03%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.03%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) C#
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) MCITP
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (3.03%) VirtualBox
1 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Capita
4 1 (3.03%) MuleSoft
4 1 (3.03%) VMware