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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS)
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 13 22
Rank change year-on-year -10 +9  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 1 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 0.76% 5.88% 3.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.14% 63.64% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £346
% change year-on-year -3.44% +4.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.66% -11.76%  

Team Foundation Server is in the development application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Development Application Skills
Ipswich
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 14 11 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 10.61% 9.24% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 17
Median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.10 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich citing Team Foundation Server as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Ipswich

Team Foundation Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) Release Management
2 6 (54.55%) MSBuild
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Deployment
3 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
3 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) JSON
3 5 (45.45%) LINQ
3 5 (45.45%) IIS
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing

Team Foundation Server
Top Related 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 5 (45.45%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MSBuild
1 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Release Manager
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Angular Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) .NET
1 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) JSON
1 5 (45.45%) LINQ
1 5 (45.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Deployment
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Release Management
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft