Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for Team Foundation Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Team Foundation Server over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Suffolk > Ipswich
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 26 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 +8
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 12 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 4.82% 3.70% 5.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 28.95% 40.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 13
Ipswich median daily rate £445 £498 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.55% +32.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £363 £150 £278
90th Percentile £500 £525 £460
Suffolk median daily rate £408 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -4.12% +13.33% -10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - - -
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -

Team Foundation Server is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Ipswich with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Ipswich
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 40 38 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 16.06% 12.79% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 30
Ipswich median daily rate £408 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.86% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £316 £350 £271
90th Percentile £501 £525 £500
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Ipswich median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Suffolk median hourly rate - £35.00 -

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

Job postings citing Team Foundation Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ipswich.

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Ipswich

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Ipswich

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Ipswich over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (41.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Power BI
6 4 (33.33%) Analytics
6 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
6 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) SOAP
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) JIRA
7 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 3 (25.00%) Selenium
8 2 (16.67%) WCF
8 2 (16.67%) Test Management
8 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
8 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (16.67%) .NET

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (41.67%) Power BI
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) SSAS Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) SOAP
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 4 (33.33%) Analytics
2 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (16.67%) ETL
3 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) ETL Development
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) MCP
1 1 (8.33%) MCSD
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft