The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 June 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)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 28 31
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.51% 4.14% 2.88%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.89% 21.57% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £300 £280 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £280 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £330 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% -  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 45 51 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 16.98% 19.17% 7.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 18
Median daily rate £314 £313 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +2.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £205 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £424 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.59% +14.18%  

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Leicestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Team Foundation Server in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Team Foundation Server in Leicestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Leicestershire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

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 Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -10 3 £345 +23.21%
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
3 1 (20.00%) Moq
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) LESS
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Power BI
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Moq
1 1 (20.00%) NUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Report Writer
2 1 (20.00%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) LESS
2 1 (20.00%) MDX
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSD
2 1 (20.00%) XSL
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) MVVM
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft