The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 29 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)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 27 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2  
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.66% 2.74% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.77% 16.67% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Northampton median daily rate £335 £463 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.56% +44.53%  
Northamptonshire median daily rate £335 £463 £320
% change year-on-year -27.56% +44.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Northampton with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13 36 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 5.39% 16.44% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 121 40
Northampton median daily rate £388 £450 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.88% +42.85%  
10th Percentile £306 £313 £238
90th Percentile £555 £538 £525
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £425 £325
% change year-on-year +5.88% +30.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £32.50 -

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Northampton

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) NServiceBus
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
7 1 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) WebDriver

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 3 (27.27%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum Master
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) MSMQ
5 1 (9.09%) LINQ
5 1 (9.09%) SOAP
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) BMC
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy
2 1 (9.09%) VMware