The table below looks at the statistics for Team Foundation Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington 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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Rank 38 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 14 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.64% 0.47% 1.24%
As % of the Development Applications category 31.11% 6.67% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
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
Cheshire

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

Development Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 11.69% 7.08% 6.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 8 6
Average daily rate £375 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £224 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £440
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 £42.37 £37.04 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.38% -2.01%

Team Foundation Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

Team Foundation Server Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Team Foundation Server
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Team Foundation Server Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (75.00%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) T-SQL
4 15 (62.50%) .NET
5 13 (54.17%) C#
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (50.00%) TDD
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
7 11 (45.83%) Finance
8 9 (37.50%) MVC
8 9 (37.50%) ETL
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 9 (37.50%) jQuery
9 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (33.33%) Database Tuning
9 8 (33.33%) Web Services
9 8 (33.33%) Replication
9 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (33.33%) Entity Framework
9 8 (33.33%) High Availability
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 5 (20.83%) Translating Business Requirements
12 5 (20.83%) Web Development
12 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (20.83%) Microsoft

Team Foundation Server
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 (20.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (54.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Moq
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) MSTest
2 1 (4.17%) NuGet
2 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (16.67%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) SQL Developer
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 7 (29.17%) SSIS Developer
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (25.00%) ETL Developer
6 5 (20.83%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (16.67%) Analyst
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analyst
10 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
10 1 (4.17%) Senior ETL Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Senior SQL Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
3 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 9 (37.50%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 8 (33.33%) Web Services
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) CSS
7 1 (4.17%) HTML
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (37.50%) ETL
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 8 (33.33%) Database Tuning
3 8 (33.33%) High Availability
3 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (20.83%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (20.83%) Web Development
6 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Stress Testing
7 3 (12.50%) System Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 13 (54.17%) C#
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian