Period
to 26 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 26 April 2018 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)
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 52 65
Rank change year-on-year -7 +13 -12
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.38% 0.54% 0.84%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.57% 3.37% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Lancashire median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -25.00%
North West median daily rate £353 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -6.00% +15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Lancashire median hourly rate - - £37.25
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year - +35.14% -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 127 89 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 24.38% 16.15% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 45 74
Lancashire median daily rate £423 £370 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.19% +18.31% -20.57%
10th Percentile £316 £229 £207
90th Percentile £545 £575 £475
North West median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 34 39
Lancashire median hourly rate £39.75 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.47% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £35.81 £36.88 £32.50
90th Percentile £47.93 £50.00 £44.80
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +8.11%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Lancashire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Lancashire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Lancashire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 26 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn - 1 £300 -
Team Foundation Server
North West

For the 6 months to 26 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Team Foundation Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (50.00%) Complex ETL
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (50.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Complex ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Tableau