Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 January 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 53 46
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 -26
Contract jobs citing Team Foundation Server 8 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.26% 2.32% 1.62%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 16.42% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 10
Northamptonshire median daily rate £338 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.95% +58.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £346 £273
90th Percentile £428 £558 £403
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £356 £320
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.33% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 141 134 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 22.27% 14.12% 12.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 77 55
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £275
90th Percentile £475 £568 £491
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year +9.09% +26.92% -13.33%

Team Foundation Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Team Foundation Server in Northamptonshire

Team Foundation Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Team Foundation Server in Northamptonshire

Team Foundation Server
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 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
Northampton -6 4 £350 -26.32% 4
Team Foundation Server
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Team Foundation Server.

1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Capita
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework

Team Foundation Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (12.50%) NServiceBus
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
1 3 (37.50%) Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ETL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
3 1 (12.50%) ETL
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Capita
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle