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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 17 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 15 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.25% 4.59% 3.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 57.69% 40.00% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 8
Average daily rate £444 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £400 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £343 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £34.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -24.44%
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
26 25 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 10.83% 11.47% 15.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 37
Average daily rate £400 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+14.29% -3.89%

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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 £500 -9.09%
Bury St Edmunds -2 5 £438 +6.06% 2
Team Foundation Server
East of England

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) CRM
4 11 (44.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (40.00%) TDD
5 10 (40.00%) .NET
6 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (24.00%) MCITP
7 6 (24.00%) QA
8 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
8 5 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
9 4 (16.00%) Web Services
9 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
10 3 (12.00%) MVC
10 3 (12.00%) Scrum
10 3 (12.00%) NUnit
10 3 (12.00%) SOA
10 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
10 3 (12.00%) VB.NET

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) NUnit
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) NuGet
3 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (16.00%) CRM Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (12.00%) QA Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Test Leader
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (12.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (8.00%) LINQ
5 2 (8.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
6 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) CRM
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 5 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) People Management
6 3 (12.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) SOA
7 2 (8.00%) API Testing
7 2 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
8 1 (4.00%) Change Control
8 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps
8 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.00%) MVVM
8 1 (4.00%) Server Building
8 1 (4.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) MCITP
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISEB
3 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VirtualBox
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
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